The country name for the author of a story receiving comments, reshares, or likes.

This value is based on the "Current City" location listed by an author in their profile. An author with a "Current City" location of Chicago who is posting from a country outside the US will still have their stories available for filtering and fb.author.country will be United States for this author.

Check out the countries you can filter against.

See also: fb.author.country.


  1. Filter for comments, reshares, or likes for stories about coffee from women in the United States:

    fb.parent.author.gender == "female" and fb.parent.author.country == "United States" 
    and fb.parent.content contains "coffee"

  2. Filter for reshares from users in the United Kingdom of stories about coffee written by users in the United States:

    fb.parent.author.country == "United States" and fb.author.country == "United Kingdom" 
    and fb.type == "reshare" and fb.parent.content contains "coffee"


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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