Vincent Cosmati has updated his twice yearly map showing the most popular social networks in different countries around the world.
No real surprise to see Facebook continuing to spread. chalking up a bunch of Middle East countries such as Syria, Iraq and Iran since the December 2010 graphic. The site is now the market leader in 119 out of the 134 countries shown. Vincent predicts Brazil and the Netherlands will be next to fall.
Here’s the full sequence of maps dating back to June 2009:
Interestingly, although globally Facebook continues to grow strongly, some recent reports claim monthly active user numbers have dropped back slightly in the USA, Canada and the UK.