We just noticed that the folks at Visible Technologies have pulled some stats from our recent report on mobile and social location-based services, particularly the section about social media users who have set up their accounts to automatically include their location in their posts. (Click here for a larger version.)
Highlights from the mobile findings:
12% of smartphone owners have used a geosocial (“check in”) service such as Foursquare or Gowalla.
55% of smartphone owners have used a location-based information service to get directions or recommendations based on their current location.
And the social:
14% of social media users have set up their account to automatically include their location in their posts.