Infographic: Foursquare celebrates 10 million members

The location-based service reaches a milestone in just two years. Read about what’s happened along the way.

Ever wonder how many Foursquare users check in to sake bars in Japan? Or how many check in to hospitals to announce a birth? Try 6,230 and 1,061, respectively.

Those fun stats, among others, fill an infographic that marks Foursquare’s milestone of 10 million members.

Other fun facts:

  • U.S. users visited 169 countries
  • There were 1,105 check-ins to beer halls in Germany
  • The most popular chains on foursquare include Old Navy, H&M, Bank of America, 7-Eleven, Home Depot and Target
  • There’s a 6 to 1 ratio of “Yay!”s to “Ugh!”s globally in Foursquare shouts

“One of the most amazing things about building foursquare has been seeing a tool we designed for our friends turn into something now used by over 10,000,000 people,” the company says.

Here’s the infographic: (View a larger version)

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