Internet in Brazil: ranking top 5 of active Twitter users

Brazil ranks 5th in the world ranking of active users on twitter
Brazil ranks 5th in the world ranking of active users on twitter

Half of active Twitter users live in five countries, the United States, Japan, Indonesia, the UK and Brazil, according to research done by the website stats Statista.

The largest number of active users of Twitter is in the United States, with 24.3%. Japan ranks second with 9.3%, followed by Indonesia (6.5%), UK (5.6%), Brazil (4.3%), Spain (4.3%) and Saudi Arabia (4.1%).

The list ends with Turkey (3%), Mexico (3%), Russia (2.6%), Argentina (2.6%), France (2.1%) and Colombia (1.9%). The remaining countries account for 26% of active Twitter users.

The research used data from PeerReach which includes 13 countries with the largest number of active users on the microblogging site.

The study considers active users who tweet at least once a month. Twitter — on the other hand — considers active Twitter users who connect with username and password in the service. About 40% of monthly active users of microblog posts do not publish, just connect to the site.

via G1 – Half of active Twitter users live in five countries, says research – News Technology and Games.

Itamar Medeiros

Originally from Brazil, Itamar Medeiros currently lives in Germany, where he works as Lead Product Design Strategist at SAP and promotes User Experience Design as visiting lecturer at Köln International School of Design. Working in the Information Technology industry since 1998, Itamar Medeiros has helped truly global companies in several countries (Argentina, Brazil, China, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Mexico, The Netherlands, Poland, United Arab Emirates, United States) create great user experience through advocating Design and Innovation principles. During his 7 years in China, he championed the User Experience Design discipline as User Experience Manager at Autodesk and Local Coordinator of the Interaction Design Association (IxDA) in Shanghai

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