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LinkedIn statistics 2021: 756 million users worldwide & 16 million in the DACH region

LinkedIn has developed into the central point of contact for digital B2B communication. LinkedIn has also become an integral part of the social media landscape in general. More than 16 million people use LinkedIn in the DACH region and there will be over 756 million worldwide in 2021.

This means that LinkedIn has grown by a further 1 million users in the DACH region within six months: Inside.

But not only the LinkedIn user numbers underline the relevance. The development of LinkedIn over the past two years shows that LinkedIn has become more interactive, diverse and personal. All factors that apply to any other social network as well.

Microsoft has published the latest statistics on LinkedIn, which in addition to the growth in active users, contain a lot of other interesting information.

The LinkedIn sessions increased by a further 29% in 2021 and Microsoft describes the development of interactions as a new record. Incidentally, this has always been the case in the last few quarters and shows how strongly the demand for and use of LinkedIn is constantly increasing. The 1 billion user limit will probably not be cracked in 2021, but it is only a matter of time when it is developed.

LinkedIn was able to increase the generated sales significantly by 25%. The effects of the Corona crisis are barely noticeable.

LinkedIn statistics for 2021 at a glance

πŸ‘©πŸ½β€πŸ’Ό 756 million people use LinkedIn worldwide

In the previous quarter there were 738 million users: indoors worldwide. There are now 756 million active LinkedIn users: inside. This means that LinkedIn has grown by a further 18 million users in three months.

In the last six months there have been an impressive 34 million people who have newly registered on LinkedIn

πŸ‘©πŸ½β€πŸ’Ό73% active users outside of the US

LinkedIn is a very international social network and its active users come from over 200 countries.

πŸ‘©πŸ½β€πŸ’Ό16 million active users in Germany, Austria and Switzerland

Here, too, the comparison to November 2019: The number of LinkedIn users in the DACH region has increased by 3 million people.

πŸ‘©πŸ½β€πŸ’Ό196 million active users in the US

The US is no longer LinkedIn's largest market. Over 198 million users: meanwhile come from Europe. Most of them from Great Britain with 30 million and France with 22 million active users.

The LinkedIn world map shows 187 million users for the USA: Inside. In the press room, however, the figure of 196 million is communicated.

πŸ‘©πŸ½β€πŸ’ΌConversations on LinkedIn increase 48% in 2021

The number of conversations, i.e. dialogues and exchanges between users and companies, rose by 48% in 2021. This is very valuable to LinkedIn. The development confirms that not only the number of users is growing, but that the users are also active inside.

πŸ‘©πŸ½β€πŸ’ΌShare content grows by 50% on LinkedIn

A very important development. The activity of LinkedIn members is very high and more and more content is being shared on LinkedIn in a wide variety of formats.

πŸ‘©πŸ½β€πŸ’ΌLive Streams Grow 437% YoY on LinkedIn

Although live streams are not yet available to all users on LinkedIn, the number of streams has increased by 437% since October 2020. This confirms the role that live streams already play on LinkedIn and that it could become one of the most important content formats on the B2B network.

πŸ‘©πŸ½β€πŸ’Ό 1 million hours of e-learning are consumed on LinkedIn every week

E-learning is one of the growth areas in 2020. LinkedIn is now one of the biggest players and over 1 million hours of various online courses are consumed on LinkedIn every week

57 million brands and companies with their own LinkedIn presence

LinkedIn is a personal network, but is now also used by 55 million companies. The combination of corporate identity and personal account is what makes LinkedIn so attractive and strong.

Within three months, another 2 million companies started with a LinkedIn presence.

55 applications are submitted on LinkedIn every second

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πŸ‘©πŸ½β€πŸ’ΌOver 15 million open positions on LinkedIn Jobs

LinkedIn is one of the most attractive channels for companies to distribute job postings and to get in touch with potential applicants. Many brands and companies publish their own content, but the search for new employees is often the most important purpose. A little hint: good content and the search for employees go hand in hand. πŸ˜‰

πŸ‘©πŸ½β€πŸ’ΌA person is hired via LinkedIn every 7 seconds

This makes LinkedIn not only one of the largest, but also one of the most successful job portals in the world.

All statistics are officially from LinkedIn and are updated regularly.

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Blogger in Charge at Futurebiz, Speaker, author and Senior Digital & Social Media Consultant at the agency FIRE POINT. Jan Firsching advises brands and companies on the development of digital and social media strategies. To Futurebiz Consulting

Blogger in charge at Futurebiz. Speaker, author and senior digital & social media consultant at the BRANDPUNKT agency. Jan Firsching advises brands and companies on the development and implementation of digital and social media strategies.

Jan Firsching

Blogger in Charge at Futurebiz, Speaker, author and Senior Digital & Social Media Consultant at the agency FIRE POINT. Jan Firsching advises brands and companies on the development of digital and social media strategies. To Futurebiz Consulting Blogger in charge at Futurebiz. Speaker, author and senior digital & social media consultant at the BRANDPUNKT agency. Jan Firsching advises brands and companies on the development and implementation of digital and social media strategies.