Earnings Despite backlash, Facebook revenue up 29% as users grow Updated : October 31, 2019 04:31 PM IST The social networking giant reported net income of $6.09 billion -- compared with $5.14 billion in the year-ago period while revenue jumped 29 percent to $17.65 billion from $13.73 billion a year ago. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.