How to Delete Facebook Account on Android

Joel Mason

Android, Tutorials

Are you tired of spending hours scrolling through your Facebook feed? Do you want to take a break from social media and delete your Facebook account?

If you’re an Android user, then you’re in luck! In this tutorial, we will guide you through the step-by-step process of deleting your Facebook account on Android.

Before you proceed:

Deleting your Facebook account is a permanent action. Once deleted, all your data, including photos, posts, and messages, will be gone forever. Make sure to download a copy of your Facebook data before deleting your account.

Step 1: Launch the Facebook App

To begin the process, locate the Facebook app on your Android device and tap on it to open.

Step 2: Access Account Settings

Once the app is open, tap on the three horizontal lines at the top right corner of the screen. This will open a menu.

Scroll down until you find “Settings & Privacy” and tap on it. Then select “Settings”.

Step 3: Find Your Account Settings

In the settings menu, scroll down until you see “Your Facebook Information”. Tap on it to expand the options. Next, select “Account Ownership and Control”.

Step 4: Delete Your Account

In the “Account Ownership and Control” section, tap on “Deactivation and Deletion”. On this page, choose “Delete Account” as your option.

Step 5: Confirm Deletion

A warning message will appear informing you about the consequences of deleting your account. Read through it carefully. If you are sure about deleting your account, tap on “Continue to Account Deletion”.

Step 6: Enter Your Password

To ensure that it’s really you deleting your account, Facebook will ask for your password. Enter your password in the provided field and tap on “Continue”.

Step 7: Final Confirmation

This is your last chance to change your mind. Facebook will show you a final confirmation screen with some options. If you are certain about deleting your account, tap on “Delete Account”.


  • Q: Can I recover my deleted Facebook account?
  • A: No, once you delete your Facebook account, there is no way to recover it.

  • Q: Can I temporarily deactivate my Facebook account instead of deleting it?
  • A: Yes, if you want to take a break from Facebook without permanently deleting your account, you can choose the deactivation option instead of deletion.

  • Q: What happens to my data after I delete my Facebook account?
  • A: Once you delete your account, all your data will be permanently removed from Facebook’s servers.

  • Q: Can I use the same email or phone number to create a new Facebook account after deletion?
  • A: No, once you delete an account, you cannot sign up for a new one using the same email or phone number.

Congratulations! You have successfully deleted your Facebook account on Android.

Remember, this is a permanent action and cannot be undone. If you ever decide to return to Facebook in the future, you will need to create a new account.

We hope this tutorial was helpful to you. If you have any further questions, feel free to reach out to us.

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