In June 2012 Twitter had 500 million accounts. Twitter has been growing in India impressively. It has grown to an extent that the Govt of India is keeping a close eye on Twitter updates in India.
Top 8 Twitter cities are (based on number of tweets),
- Jakarta, Indonesia
- New York
- Sao Paulo
- Bandung, Indonesia
- Los Angeles
India doesn’t feature in the top 20 Tweeting cities.
While English is the most popular language on Twitter the usage has stagnated at 40%. Arabic is the fastest growing language on Twitter. No Indian language features in the study.