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LinkedIn: 22 Facts & Statistics You Should Know

By 21/11/2018August 12th, 2022No Comments

Below is a list of the most important and relevant statistics and facts surrounding LinkedIn. Find out everything you need to know about the largest professional network, who is using it, how effective it is and where you should be focusing your attention.


The Company

HQ Address: Sunnyvale, California

CEO: Jeff Weiner

Number of Employees: 13,000+

Founded: 2002


The Users


Interesting facts

  • 41% of millionaires use LinkedIn (Omnicore, 2018)

  • LinkedIn is the #1 channel B2B marketers use to distribute content at 94%. (LinkedIn)

  • The Average CEO has 930 Connections (LinkedIn Pulse)

  • Ian Bremmer is stated as the most influential user on LinkedIn (Ian Bremmer)

  • Microsoft Acquired LinkedIn for $26 Billion.

  • A total of 39% of LinkedIn users pay for LinkedIn Premium (Kinsta, 2018)

  • Over 20,000 companies in the US use LinkedIn to recruit employees (LinkedIn, 2018)