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The Inside Internet Story of Africa, Asia and Latin America

Key findings:

The first research report focused primarily on mobile and Internet use in the Global South. The research shows vast discrepancies in Internet penetration between and within regions, with the majority of people in many countries never having heard of the Internet or not knowing how to use it.

  • Mobile insights: Only 17% of Mozambicans own a smartphone
  • Internet location insights: Peru and Paraguay show the highest urban-rural gaps in social media use in Latin America
  • Internet gender insights: In Ghana, 31.4% men are Internet users vs. 21% women
  • Barriers to mobile and Internet insights: 6% of Peruvians say they don’t know how to use a mobile phone

View the full study to gain deep understanding of Internet access and usage across Africa, Asia and Latin America.