3.2 billion people will be online by the end of 2015, 2 billion from developing countries


Owen Williams

May 26, 2015

This article originally appeared on The Next Web

A report on internet usage worldwide released by the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) says that 3.2 billion people will be using the internet by the end of 2015.

The report, which is released yearly, details trends in ICT growth and the connectivity gaps remaining worldwide. This year’s release shows a significant amount of progress made since 2000, but still a decent road ahead in developing countries.

For every internet user in the developed world there are now two online in the developing world, meaning there are 4 billion people in developing countries who are still not connected/online.



This article was written by Owen Williams from The Next Web and was legally licensed through the NewsCred publisher network.

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