8 million Romanian Facebook accounts
There are 8 million Facebook accounts in Romania, up by 5 percent compared to the beginning of 2015, Facebrands.ro reveals, with Bucharest taking a 1.64 million accounts share.
If the beginning of 2014 saw 7 million Romanian Facebook accounts, their number reached to 7.6 million in a year.
Bucharest enjoys the highest number of Facebook users in Romania, representing 21.96 pc of the total Romanian accounts. Cluj Napoca ranks second, followed by Iasi, Timisoara and Constanta with over 200,000 Facebook users.
Craiova, Brasov, Galati, Ploiesti, Oradea, Arad, Bacau, Pitesti, Sibiu and Buzau have over 100,000 Facebook users.
If there were 26,785 Facebook pages at the beginning of this year, they got to 27,697 mid March.
Most of the Romanian Facebook pages are in local businesses (2,993), arts and culture (1,718), health & personal care (1,539), online shops (1,565), singers and bands (1,336) and blogs (1,216).
Facebrands GM Ionut Oprea said that if things are following the same trend, 2015 could register a higher rise than in 2014.