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Responding to the report, Facebook said that its growth and user engagement remains strong.

“As we announced last week, Facebook has grown daily active users across all regions, ending the year with more than 1 billion monthly active users, 618 million daily active users and 680 million people accessing Facebook from mobile devices,” according to a company statement. “Our announcement came on the heels of independent analyst reports which concluded that Facebook is the most downloaded mobile app in the U.S., and that time spent on Facebook accounts for over 20 percent of all time spent on mobile apps in the US.”

The Pew study of 1,006 U.S. adults was done in December. It has a margin of error of 3.6 percentage points.

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Online:

http://www.pewinternet.org/Reports/2013/Coming-and-going-on-facebook.aspx