View all newsletters
Receive our newsletter - data, insights and analysis delivered to you
  1. Technology
  2. Software
January 9, 2013

LinkedIn reaches 200m members worldwide

The network has gained over 13 million members in the last two months.

By Tineka Smith

The company reached 100 million members in March 2011, has doubled its number in less than a year.

New members are joining the professional social network at a rate of two per second.

LinkedIn currently has more than 160 million unique visitors each month and is the 23rd most visited website in the world.

The U.S. has the most LinkedIn members (74m) followed by India, (18m) the UK, (11m) Brazil (11m) and Canada (7m).

LinkedIn now reaches 200 countries and territories and is offered in 19 languages.

"It’s been amazing to see how our members have been able to transform their professional lives through LinkedIn," said LinkedIn’s SVP of product and user experience, Deep Nishar in a blog post. "You truly grasp the power of LinkedIn when you start to focus on these individual success stories.

"This milestone is more than just a metric — it’s a reminder of the global footprint and the scale of impact our network has each day," he added. "Members come first at LinkedIn and we remain focused on creating economic opportunity for every professional in the world. We look forward to bringing the power of the LinkedIn network to many more professionals in the coming years."

Content from our partners
Unlocking growth through hybrid cloud: 5 key takeaways
How businesses can safeguard themselves on the cyber frontline
How hackers’ tactics are evolving in an increasingly complex landscape

LinkedIn had strong Q3 2012 results with revenues increasing 81% compared to Q3 2011.

The company reported a net income of $2.3m compared to a net loss of $1.6m during Q3 2011.

LinkedIn’s projects its revenue for Q4 2012 to range between $270m to $275m with stock based compensation to range from $28m to $30m.


Websites in our network
Select and enter your corporate email address Tech Monitor's research, insight and analysis examines the frontiers of digital transformation to help tech leaders navigate the future. Our Changelog newsletter delivers our best work to your inbox every week.
  • CIO
  • CTO
  • CISO
  • CSO
  • CFO
  • CDO
  • CEO
  • Architect Founder
  • MD
  • Director
  • Manager
  • Other
Visit our privacy policy for more information about our services, how New Statesman Media Group may use, process and share your personal data, including information on your rights in respect of your personal data and how you can unsubscribe from future marketing communications. Our services are intended for corporate subscribers and you warrant that the email address submitted is your corporate email address.