The name of the home region of the author of a story that is receiving a like, comment, or reshare. 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 likes, comments, or reshares of stories from women in New York state, in the 18-24 age demographic, that mention coffee:

    fb.parent.author.gender == "female" and fb.parent.author.age == "18-24" 
    and fb.parent.author.region == "New York" and fb.parent.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