I have run across some interesting URLs that seem to give us very good approximations for the number of public LinkedIn profiles and their distribution across countries. To benefit, please log out of your LinkedIn account.
All LinkedIn Public Profiles - 144,224,954 as of today.
This gives me the following statistics to view:
Further on, these are the numbers to check out for the listed countries…
…and for all other countries as well (the numbers are as of now):
- Ireland 591668
- Australia 2689314
- South Africa 1474072
- Singapore 691945
- Mexico 2211714
- Israel 585929
P.S. Actually, if you log back in now, the same links will give you some other interesting things to explore.