.4 million in 2021, up from 275.9 million in 2020. (Statista; Statista DMO, 2019) Click to open interactive version The rise of social mediaFacebook, the largest social media platform in the world, has 2.4 billion users. Other social media platforms including Youtube and Whatsapp also have more than one billion users each. Our World In Data is a project of the Global Change Data Lab, a registered charity in England and Wales (Charity Number 1186433).
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Massachusetts was ranked third among the U.S. states with the highest average peak connection speed, with an average peak IPv4 connection speed of 106.8 Mbps as of Q1 of 2017. (Akamai Technologies, 2017)In the US, adults spend more than 6 hours per day on digital media (apps and websites accessed through mobile phones, tablets, computers and other connected devices such as game consoles). As the chart here shows, this growth has been driven almost entirely by additional time spent on smartphones and tablets.11 In order to help you succeed in 2018, we've put together a helpful and interesting selection of internet facts and statistics for you to gawp at, and share with others! Facts and Statistics The Internet - 2018. As of 1st January 2018, the total internet users across the world was 4,156,932,140 (that's over 4 billion users Based on a 2017 survey, 51% of consumers still prefers buying consumer electronics and computers in-store while only 43% prefers to do so online. (PwC, 2017)
Register in seconds and access exclusive features. We begin with an outline of key trends and conclude with a perspective on the rate of adoption of social media relative to other modern communication technologies.The full suite of reports is available for free today: you’ll find everything you need by clicking here. The Global Overview report is available for download here.During a global online survey conducted as of Q2 of 2017, people spend most of their times on their mobile phones checking their emails, with 59% of respondents stated they do so on their smartphones, and 22% on their tablets. (Kaspersky Lab, 2018)
In 2025, it was expected that the residential segment of the smart electricity meter market in the U.S. will generate 19.5 billion U.S. dollars in revenue while the commercial segment of the smart electricity meter market in the U.S. was expected to generate only 2.1 billion U.S. dollars in revenue. (Statista estimates; Grand View Research, 2019)For Snapchat and Instagram the ‘age gradient’ is extremely steep – the popularity of these platforms drops much faster with age. The majority of people under 25 use Snapchat (73%), while only 3% of people over 65 use it.The number of teenagers using Facebook has also increased, but the number of users aged 13 to 17 has only grown by 5 percent since January 2017.
Saudi Arabia currently has a total population of 33.85 million.Of that population, 23 million or 68% are active social media users. Saudi youth make up to 75% of the total UAE population. This majority has been the game changers which has thrust Saudi Arabia to the top position on the global social media charts By 2024, the smart water meter market is expected to reach 3.8 billion U.S. dollars, while the smart electric meter market and smart gas meter market is forecasted to reach 3.35 billion U.S. dollars, and 3.15 billion U.S. dollars, respectively. (Global Market Insights; Statista estimates, 2018). The timeline below the chart reminds you how recent websites and technologies became available that are integrated to the everyday lives of millions: In the 1990s there was no Wikipedia, Twitter launched in 2006, and Our World in Data is only 4 years old (and look how many people have joined since then4).As of May 2017, 23% of internet users in the United States are worried about children accessing inappropriate online content for their respective ages. (YouGov; Handelsblatt, 2017)10. 5,000 charts This post only includes a small selection of the data you’ll find across the 5,000 charts in our complete suite of 2018 Global Digital reports.
16. Porn is a global, estimated $97 billion industry, with about $12 billion of that coming from the U.S. 17. In 2018 alone, more than 5,517,000,000 hours of porn were consumed on the world's largest porn site. (Ponhub Analytics) 18. Eleven pornography sites are among the world's top 300 most popular Internet sites In spite of these appalling statistics, only 17% of organizations report breaches in their information security reports (EY Global Information Security Survey 2018-2019) Another worrisome aspect is that 10% of the UK healthcare organizations have been breached more than 10 times in the last year (ENISA Threat Landscape Report 2018 70. Although social media users usually are on more than one network, there’s a generational divide in how many they manage at one time (GlobalWebIndex Social Media Trends 2020):.
The chart here shows the proportion of people aged 16 to 24 who use social networks across a selection of countries. As we can see, the average for the OECD is close to 90%.NOTES: (1) Internet Usage and World Population Statistics estimates are for Dec 31, 2019, as of March 3, 2020. (2) CLICK on each world region name for detailed regional usage information. (3) Demographic (Population) numbers are based on data from the United Nations Population Division. (4) Internet usage information comes from data published by Nielsen Online, by the International Telecommunications Union, by GfK, by local ICT Regulators and other reliable sources. (5) For definitions, navigation help and disclaimers, please refer to the Website Surfing Guide. (6) The information from this website may be cited, giving the due credit and placing a link back to www.internetworldstats.com. Copyright © 2020, Miniwatts Marketing Group. All rights reserved worldwide.To help businesses everywhere quantify the Instagram opportunity in their respective countries, we’ve included local numbers for Instagram use across more than 230 countries in this year’s regional reports. You’ll find links to those at the end of this post.
According to 2018 internet statistics and a survey conducted by Deloitte, the famous consulting agency, two-thirds of internet users prefer WiFi connections over mobile ones such as 4G, especially when browsing the web on their phone. Android phones remain the most popular option, too For 2019 survey data on social media and messaging app use, see Share of U.S. adults using social media, including Facebook, is mostly unchanged since 2018. A new Pew Research Center survey of U.S. adults finds that the social media landscape in early 2018 is defined by a mix of long-standing trends and newly emerging narratives Show sources information Show publisher information
A Verto Analytics survey revealed that Candy Crush Sage was ranked second among the list of the most popular mobile gaming related apps in the United States with the most number of monthly users as of October 2018, with over 12 million monthly users. (Verto Analytics, 2019)LINE: Free Calls & Messages was the leading communication apps in the Google Play Store with the highest revenue worldwide, generating over 6.6 million U.S. dollars in revenue in March 2019. (Priori Data, 2019) The World Economic Situation and Prospects 2018 is a joint product of the United Nations In 2017, global economic growth is estimated to have reached 3.0 per cent, a signif The IoT professional services spending in 2021 is expected to reach 2.07 billion U.S. dollars, up from the expected spending amount in the same service of 1.59 billion U.S. dollars in the preceding year. (Gartner, 2017) The Internet's history goes back some decades by now - email has been around since the 1960s, file sharing since at least the 1970s, and TCP/IP was standardized in 1982. But it was the creation of the world wide web in 1989 that revolutionized our history of communication. The inventor of the world wide web was the English scientist Tim Berners-Lee who created a system to share information.
54. More commonly, 37.9% of consumers will buy something a quarter of the time that they see an ad. (Statista) Cyberbullying facts and statistics for 2018-2020. All technology these days produces both good results and notable consequences. The internet is increasingly a perfect case study for this idea. While better connecting the world and democratizing information, the internet has also allowed individuals to hide behind masks of anonymity 39% of adults aged 18 years and over were overweight in 2016, and 13% were obese. Most of the world's population live in countries where overweight and obesity kills more people than underweight. 40 million children under the age of 5 were overweight or obese in 2018. Over 340 million children and adolescents aged 5-19 were overweight or obese. What’s more, this data is just for web use. The latest data from App Annie shows that people now spend 7 times longer using mobile apps compared to mobile web browsers, so mobile’s ‘share of internet’ is likely even higher than the figures above suggest.Desktop devices accounted for 29% of the retail site visits worldwide but generated 45% of the online shopping orders as of Q4 of 2018. (Salesforce Research, 2019)
62. The top 100 online marketplaces sold $203 trillion in goods in 2019. (Digital Commerce 360 2019 ecommerce in review report) The Global Media Intelligence Report is a concise yet detailed compilation of data and insights about consumers' traditional and digital media usage in 40 key markets worldwide. For this 2018 edition, we've made some changes, but the focus remains the same: to provide the in-depth information about consumer behavior that advertisers and. This chart shows the share and number of people that are using the Internet, which in these statistics refers to all those who have used the Internet in the last 3 months.1 Directly accessible data for 170 industries from 50 countries and over 1 Mio. facts. It was found that as of January 2018, 26% of adults in the U.S. said they access the internet almost constantly. (Pew Research Center; Recode, 2018)
The bar chart here shows a ranking of the top social media platforms, year by year. You can drag the slider in this chart to see the ranking for other years.27. The most popular top-level domain (TLD) is .com with 145.4 million. (VeriSign Domain Name Industry Brief Q3 2019)It’s worth highlighting that these are just the figures for consumer goods too; if we add spend on other categories such as travel, digital content, and mobile apps, total global e-commerce value is likely to be closer to US$2 trillion.
The Internet of Things (IoT) is the use of network sensors in physical devices to allow for remote monitoring and control. This technology has gained massive traction in various spheres like healthcare, banking, retail, manufacturing, consumer goods, etc. Businesses all over the world are looking for possible applications of IoT. Here at NewGenApps, we have curated some of the most compelling. There is evidence that in other rich countries people also spend many hours per day online. This chart shows the number of hours young people spend on the internet across a selection of rich countries. As we can see, the average for the OECD is more than 4 hours per day, and in some countries the average is above 6 hours per day. 21 Terrifying Cyber Crime Statistics It may not be a nice topic to talk about, but it is essential that the world is aware of the terrifying cyber crime statistics in 2018. Unfortunately, with technology on the rise, there's more room for cyber crime in 2019 The global market for Internet of Things (end-user spending on IoT solutions) is expected to grow 37% from 2017 to $151B. Due to the market acceleration for IoT (as discussed above), those estimates have been revised upwards and it is now expected that the total market will reach $1,567B by 2025 It's also highly notable how the number of Internet users in Africa has increased. In 2000, the entire continent of Africa had just 4.5 million Internet users. In 2010 that has grown to more than 100 million. Top gainers in terms of Internet users. New Internet users since 2000. Relative growth. Latin America / Caribbean. Oceania / Australia
Social media use continues to grow rapidly too, and the number of people using the top platform in each country has increased by almost 1 million new users every day during the past 12 months. More than 3 billion people around the world now use social media each month, with 9 in 10 of those users accessing their chosen platforms via mobile devices. Our North Asia Regional Managing Director shares what it's like slowly emerging from lockdown, and the lessons for countries attempting to do the same. Facebook was the second-most popular online video properties in the United States, with over 56.5 million unique viewers as of December 2018. (comScore, 2019)On average this means that (1,416,207,232/6)/365=646,670 people were online for the first time on an average day in these last 6 years. This was 646,670/24=26,945 new people online every hour.A chart of the top 10 countries is here. Clicking on any country in map shows how its users have changed over time.
As the chart shows, this started to change in the 1990s, at least in some parts of the world: By the year 2000 almost half of the population in the US was accessing information through the internet. But across most of the world the internet had not yet had much influence – 93% in the East Asia and Pacific region and 99% in South Asia and in Sub-Saharan Africa were still offline in 2000. At the time of the Dot-com-crash less than 7% of the world was online. Internet video traffic made up 69% of all global consumer Internet traffic in 2017. By 2019, internet video traffic will account for 80% of all consumer Internet traffic. The average user spends 88% more time on a website with video. Want more statistics to assist with your 2018 strategy
The United States and its partners continue to face a growing number of global threats and challenges. The CIA's mission includes collecting and analyzing information about high priority national security issues such as international terrorism, the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction, cyber attacks, international organized crime and narcotics trafficking, regional conflicts. The 'Digital in 2018' report shows that over half of the world's population is now online (4.021 billion), with the latest data showing that nearly a quarter of a billion new users came.
World Stats | Africa Stats | America Stats | Asia Stats | Europe | EU | Mid East Stats | Oceania Stats | Menu7. Users of all ages use the Internet in the U.S. However, a greater percentage of younger users are online: (Statista)Accelerating access in developing economies will impact the internet experience for users everywhere, as companies like Google, Facebook, Alibaba, and Tencent strive to deliver scalable global products that address the needs and contexts of these new users.
The new 2018 Global Digital suite of reports from We Are Social and Hootsuite reveals that there are now more than 4 billion people around the world using the internet.. Well over half of the world's population is now online, with the latest data showing that nearly a quarter of a billion new users came online for the first time in 2017. Africa has seen the fastest growth rates, with the. 6. Facebook still dominates It’s been another good year for Mark Zuckerberg and team, with all of Facebook Inc.’s platforms posting impressive growth during 2017. ITU estimates that at the end of 2019, 53.6 per cent of the global population, or 4.1 billion people, are using the Internet. Click here for more charts (excel). Download time series of ICT data for the world, by geographic regions and by level of development, for the following indicators (2005-2019; excel)
53. 20.3% of consumers have never purchased anything after seeing an ad for it in search or on social media. (Statista) • Global mobile data traffic is projected to increase nearly 3x between 2018-2021. (Statista, 2018) • Mobile devices are projected to drive 79% of total global internet usage in 2018. (eMarketer, 2017) • The average adult spends 3.1 hours a day consuming digital media on mobile (Mary Meeker's 2017 Internet Trends Report)
During a May 2017 survey, 35% of the U.S. internet users stated that they do not provide personal information in the internet as a way to take online privacy measures. (Statista Survey, 2017)5. The Philippines keeps its crown For the third year in a row, Filipinos spend the greatest amount of time on social media, with the average user in the country spending almost 4 hours on social every day. @stefanomaggi : RT @jack: Starting to test reply controls today. May enable some new use cases like panel discussions or more focused live Q&As. Or just a… The global state of digital in 2018—from Argentina to Zambia. Guide your digital strategy with Hootsuite and We Are Social's global report on internet, social, and mobile adoption across 239 countries. Click here to download the report. Understand global trends. Act on local insights. Download our regional reports for a detailed look at.
In contrast to the largely stationary internet of the early 2000s, Americans today are increasingly connected to the world of digital information while on the go via smartphones and other mobile devices. Explore the patterns and trends that have shaped the mobile revolution below. The vast majority of Americans - 96% - now own a. To be precise, Facebook has 2.3 billion ‘active users’. It’s possible that there are some discrepancies between the number of ‘active users’ and the number of people, since one person could in theory maintain multiple accounts. In practice, these discrepancies are likely small because most social media platforms, including Facebook, have policies and checks to avoid multiple accounts per person.According to a survey conducted in June 2017, adult internet users in the U.S. between the ages 35-44 years old spend 53% of their online time via smartphone apps, compared to the average internet user in the U.S. between the ages 45-54 years old saying they spend only 48% of their online time on smartphone apps. (comScore, 2019)
Overview The Global status report on road safety 2018, launched by WHO in December 2018, highlights that the number of annual road traffic deaths has reached 1.35 million.Road traffic injuries are now the leading killer of people aged 5-29 years. The burden is disproportionately borne by pedestrians, cyclists and motorcyclists, in particular those living in developing countries IBM had a 37% share of projects being considered for IoT deployment, while Google and Amazon had 31% and 30%. (Strategy Analytics, 2018)As a Premium user you get access to the detailed source references and background information about this statistic.Young people tend to use social media more frequently. In fact, in rich countries, where access to the internet is nearly universal, the vast majority of young adults use it.
If you’d just like to take a quick look at the local headlines though, our 2018 Digital Yearbook is a particularly useful reference:It was found that 85% of adult internet users in the U.S. check their e-mails on a daily basis, making it the most popular daily online activity among adult internet users in the U.S., as of February 2017. (Statista Survey, 2017)
Tracks the Usage Share of Search Engines, Browsers and Operating Systems including Mobile from over 10 billion monthly page views Ask Sandvine is a video blog series where we answer questions you may have about our company, solutions, products, technologies, or anything else you'd like to know about Sandvine. Topics: Quality of experience qoe , Wifi , Analytics , Automation , Active network intelligence , Ask sandvine , Use cases , Solutions
Overall, average global internet speed is 5.6Mbps, as of Q4 in 2015. In Q3 of 2016, the global average internet speed increased to 6.3Mbps, which represents a 2.3% improvement. (Average global speeds are according to Akamai data and reporting, collected from 200 different countries) IoT Analytics predicts the global market for Internet of Things is expected to grow 37% from 2017 to $151B in 2018. Due to the market acceleration factors, the firm mentions in the cited post. 40. WordPress is the leading content management system with 63% market share and 36.2% of all websites built with it. (W3Techs)9. More users access the Internet with an Android device (38.9%) than any other desktop or mobile device. (statcounter) About the Global Internet Phenomena Data The data in this edition of the Global Internet Phenomena Report is drawn from Sandvine's installed base of over 150 Tier 1 and Tier 2 fixed and mobile operators worldwide. The report does not include significant data from either China or India, but the data represents a portion of Sandvine's 2.1
It was forecasted in 2016 that in 2020, the RF IPD market in North America will generate about 120 million U.S. dollars in revenue, and is expected to grow to 220 million U.S. dollars in 2025. (Grand View Research; Statista estimates, 2018)It was expected that in 2021, 84% of adult internet users in the United States would access the internet via their mobile phones, up from 83.2% in the preceding year. (Statista; Statista DMO, 2019)It was found that as of February 2017, 70% of adult respondents in the U.S. aged 60 years old and over, 72% of adult internet users aged between 30-59 years old, and 67% of internet users aged between 18-29 years old spend most of their daily online activities on search engines to find information. (Statista Survey, 2017)
Gender ratios remain a concern across the internet though, with the latest data from Facebook suggesting that women are still significantly underrepresented across much of Central Africa, the Middle East, and Southern Asia.It was found in 2018 that 80.3% of adult internet users in the United States access the internet with their mobile phones, and is expected to reach 81.9% in 2019. (Statista; Statista DMO, 2019)The global retail e-commerce sales was expected to grow to 4.88 trillion U.S. dollars in 2021 from 2.3 billion U.S. dollars in 2017, that’s a 111.72% increase in just 4 years. (eMarketer, 2018)
Do you know what percentage of internet traffic came from a mobile device in 2018? In 2016 global mobile traffic bypassed data traffic generated by desktop devices and has been increasing its lead ever since. In 2018 mobile traffic had already solidified the lead, with 52.2% of the total internet website traffic. 3 55. Nearly 50% of consumers had an ad blocker installed on at least one device in 2018. Here’s the geographic breakdown (globalwebindex Global Ad-Blocking Behavior infographic):A survey revealed that 97% of the 30-49 year olds used the internet at least occassionally in 2018. (Pew Research Center, 2018) Retail sales worldwide—including both in-store and internet purchases—will reach $22.492 trillion this year, according to new figures from eMarketer. The global retail market will see steady growth over the next few years, and in 2018, worldwide retail sales will increase 5.5% to reach $28.300 trillion
Though the exact number is in constant flux, there were 3402 live spam issues in the United States as of January 18, 2018, according to the SBL database. 10. The United States is home to 7 of the world's top 10 spammers. Not only is the U.S. the most spam-enabling country in the world, it's also home to seven of the ten worst spammers in. World health statistics 2018 could not have been produced without this enormous dedicated collective effort. W orld health statistics 2018 is the world's summary of health-related data produced through concerted engagement with WHO Member States. The report helps us to understand where data or estimates are available and, conversely, where w
There is good news, though: average mobile connection speeds increased by more than 30 percent over the past year. Download the free 2020 Social Media Trends report, analyzing the latest social media trends across devices and platforms on a global scale to guide marketers in the right direction. Download this report and more at GlobalWebIndex fraud risk? Our 2018 Global Fraud and Identity Report, based on input from more than 5,500 consumers and 500 businesses* worldwide, looks at this topic to understand what consumers think of security protocols today and gauges how confident businesses are in their ability to accurately identify their customers The Games category was ranked third among the list with the most popular Apple iOS app categories, with a reach of 85.07% as of June 2018. (Shared2you, 2018)Italy had the lowest self-reported victimization rate among the selected countries with female who have ever personally experienced abuse and harassment as of July 2017, with a victimization rate of 16%. (Ipsos MORI; Amnesty International, 2017)