SOCIAL MEDIA IN NUMBERS
Published 16/12/2012 | 06:00
#2012: MOST POPULAR TWEET OF THE YEAR
"Four more years."
@BarackObama (Nov 6, 2012)
Retweeted 810,000 times
MOST POPULAR IRISH FACEBOOK PAGES
1. U2 (13m fans)
4. Bailey's Irish Cream (1.4m fans)
50. Love/Hate (RTE) 93,000 fans
FACEBOOK'S IRISH USERS
Of its 2.3m registered users, women are the majority on Facebook here, with 53pc female users and 47pc male users, compared to 26pc and 74pc in Iraq and 55pc and 45pc in New Zealand.
The largest age group of Irish Facebook users is currently aged between 25-34, followed by the users in the age of 18-24.
NUMBER OF IRISH TWITTER ACCOUNTS