Thursday, 18 January 2018

15 Fascinating Instagram facts and Stats

  • This is the first photo ever shared on Instagram.


  • Selena Gomez become the most followed celebrity with 132 million people.




  • Cristiano Ronaldo got the maximum likes approx 11.2 millions on his photo with the title "Fourth child's birth announcement" in November 12, 2017.

  • Currently, there are 500 million daily active users with instagram and 80% are outside of the US i.e 77.6 millions.

  • 68% of Instagram users are Females.
  • 31% of American women and 24% of American men use the instagram.
  • Photos have been uploaded to Instagram so far are more than 40 Billion.
  • Currently, per day 4.2 billion number of Instagram likes.
  • Number of Photos uploaded per day 95 million, up from 70 million last year.
  • Instagram was sold for $1 billion in 2012.
  • There are 25 million registered Businesses on Instagram.
  • 32% of all Internet users are on Instagram.
  • Currently, there are 33M Instagram users in India. 85% of them are younger than 45 and only 26% are female.

Top five most followerd users
[email protected] :  Instagram 231 millions
[email protected] : Selena Gomez 132 millions
[email protected] : Cristiano Ronaldo 119 millions
[email protected] : Ariana Grande 117 millions
[email protected]: BeyoncĂ© 110 millions


The top 5 countries by visitors are:
5. The UK - 3.97 percent
4. Turkey - 5.4 percent
3. Brazil - 5.43 percent
2. Russia - 8.84 percent
1. U.S. - 19.22 percent

Company Details
URL: https://instagram.com/
Founded on: October, 2010
CEO: Kevin Systrom
Headquarters: Menlo Park, CA
Employees: 550+




References : 
https://www.statista.com/statistics/657823/number-of-daily-active-instagram-users/
https://www.omnicoreagency.com/instagram-statistics/