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Facebook by the Numbers

At the recent 2022 MIT Social Media Summit, whistleblower Frances Haugen discussed these data points about her former employer:


10,000 +

Number of internal documents provided to the press


2.85 billion

Estimated number of global Facebook users monthly



Approximate number of employees worldwide

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