Stats Show Google+ Users Are Nearly All Male [Headlines]

Stats Show Google+ Users Are Nearly All Male [Headlines]

Google+'s audience is currently skewing male at over 80%, but the social media network will have to appeal to a more mainstream audience to reach a comparable user count to Facebook.

Valentina Park
  • 15 july 2011

SocialStatistics, a third-party site that gathers data from select profiles, pegs the percentage of male users at 86.8%, while FindPeopleOnPlus, which curates information from about a million users, says men constitute 73.7% of Google+. FindPeopleOnPlus also discovered that 95% of the Google+ users who say they are “looking for love” on the site are male. Some 25,000 users in their sample identify themselves as single, versus 19,000 married and 12,000 in a relationship. The vast majority of the million users sampled don’t say what they are. Mashable

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