Instagram is one of the most popular social media platforms in the world. As a matter of fact, it remains to be the second largest networking site on the planet. But, how many people really do use the app? Could you guess which country holds the record for having the most Instagram users in 2019?
You see, Instagram has become one of those apps that we have all learned to love. Indeed, the photo-sharing platform has a lot to offer. Moreover, we benefit from using the app’s tools all the time. So, take brands and influencers as an example. They thrive from using Instagram alone.
So, it’s not surprising that people decide to join the platform every day. But, here is where the question comes in. How many users does Instagram have in each country? Or better yet, what are the top 3 countries with the most Instagram users in 2019? Let’s find out!
3India – 64 million
The Republic of India, or simply India as most of us know it, is one of the largest countries in the world. As a matter of fact, the South Asian country covers 3.29 million square kilometres. India is in fact the seventh largest country on the planet.
And it has a population of 1.339 billion people. But, what’s impressive is the number of registered Instagram users this country has. 2019 statistics show that India is the third country with most Instagram users in the world (64m).
2Brazil – 66 million
Brazil is the second country with the most Instagram users in the world. The South American country has a population of 210 million people. And a total of 66 million Instagram users. In other words, 31 percent of Brazil’s population have an Instagram account.
However, back in 2017, the numbers were a little different. As a matter of fact, Brazil only had 27 million Instagram users. So, an additional 18 percent of Brazilian people joined the photo-sharing platform over the last 2 years.
1U.S.A – 110 million
Finally, the United States of America is the number one country with the most Instagram users in the world. Uncle Sam’s land has a population of 329 million people. It became the first country to have the most Instagram users on the planet and hasn’t lost its title ever since.
In 2017, 89 million Americans had an Instagram account. However, 2 years later, in 2019, the number grew by 21 million. Therefore, there are 110 million American people who have an Instagram account. That’s 33.5% of the whole United State’s population!