Wednesday, February 20, 2008

SNATW: Facts & Figures Middle East

The Middle East has 27 local social networks, of which the friendship communities are by far most represented.

Interesting to see is that Video and Photo networks are the second most popular type of network (6).

Remark: If we look at social networks based on religion (part of Special Interest), we see that Jewish and Muslim SN are mostly created by Jews or Muslims living outside the Middle East.

More on social networking in the Middle East, p327-340

To compare the Middle East to the rest of the world, check our previous post.

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