The name of the home region of the author. The values depend on the country. In US, they correspond to states. In the UK they are England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland.

For a complete list, take a look at our Countries and Regions page.


  1. Filter for stories from women in New York state, in the 18-24 age demographic, that mention coffee. This filter returns stories but not engagements (likes, comments, and reshares) because fb.content is populated only for stories:

    fb.author.gender == "female" and fb.author.age == "18-24" 
    and fb.author.region == "New York" and fb.content contains "coffee"

Resource information

Target service: PYLON for Facebook Topic Data

Type: string

Array: No

Tokenized for query filters: No

Interaction filter: Yes

Analysis target: Yes

Query filter: Yes

Child analysis target: No