Oceania

Governments in Oceania use Twitter the least of all world leaders. Only nine of the 13 countries and island states in the Pacific have a presence on Twitter. Australia’s Department of Foreign Affairs (@dfat) is mutually following only 19 other ministries of foreign affairs. Australia’s Prime Minister @TurnbullMalcom is the most followed Pacific leader with more than 600,000 followers. Australia’s Foreign Minister @JulieBishopMP makes the best use of emojis on her Twitter feed.

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600 k

follow Australia's Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull on Twitter

53%

of all governments in Oceania are on Facebook

Australia's Foreign Minister Julie Bishop is famous for her expert use of emojis in her tweets.

1.6 k

follow the Republic of Nauru on Twitter, or 16% of the entire population of 10,000.