Top Selfie Cities Revealed: Miami Makes Top 3

By Brandon Launerts
|  Wednesday, Mar 12, 2014  |  Updated 10:22 PM EDT
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"Selfie" Is 2013's Word of the Year

NBC 6 South Florida anchors took a selfie during a news broadcast as Miami was listed as the #3 city to take the most selfies across the globe.

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"Selfie" Is 2013's Word of the Year

Just about everyone with a smartphone takes them – and now Britain's Oxford University Press has declared “selfie” the word of the year for 2013. NBC 6’s Julia Bagg reports on the selfie craze.
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A Time magazine study is shining the light on the most popular places for selfies taken across the globe.

Makati City in the Philippines has taken the crown for “Selfie Capital of the World.”

Manhattan came in second place with 202 selfie-takers per 100,000 people. Miami has the third most selfie-takers with 155 per 100,000 people.

The data was compiled by Time, which built a database of more than 400,000 Instagram photos that were hashtagged “selfie” with a geo-location.

Some other U.S. cities included in the top selfie category include Anaheim, San Fransico, Boston, Las Vegas and Washington, D. C.

To see the full list of selfie cities, click here.

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