African Internet News | Mobile Phone Internet in Chad & Across Africa

African Internet News | Mobile Phone Internet in Chad & Across Africa

03-27-2018
Screen Reader Friendly PDF Version Looking at Internet access by mobile phone in Chad and across the African continent According to Statista.com, as of the fourth quarter of 2017 2017 51.12 percent of global web traffic originated from mobile devices, up from 48.33 percent in the corresponding quarter of the previous year. At present Internet access across large parts of Africa is largely mobile based. See: statistics for Africa. Example: 95 percent of online traffic from Chad (in 2017) was by mobile phone! According to the CIA's Factbook: The total number of Internet users was: 592,623 in 2016 or 5.0% percent of the population of Chad. Another source states that Chad's Internet users in late 2017 was 5.0% of the population or 768,274 users. The total number of mobile phone use was: 6,231,009 (in 2016) or 53 subscriptions per 100 inhabitants. Compare this to fixed…
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