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Where people don’t use Facebook

A very interesting way to look at Facebook’s coverage around the world. The dark spots are the spots Facebook has heavy penetration and the yellow spots are places in the world where there is electric light (as seen from space). A rare occasion where data visualization makes something easier to understand.

October 7, 2011