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Media (R)evolutions: Internet Users by Age and Development Level, 2011*

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New developments and curiosities from a changing global media landscape: People, Spaces, Deliberation brings trends and events to your attention that illustrate that tomorrow's media environment will look very different from today's, and will have little resemblance to yesterday's.
 

  • Younger people tend to be more online than older people, in both developed and developing countries.
  • In developing countries, 30% of those under the age of 25 use the Internet, compared to 23% of those 25 years and older.
  • At the same time, 70% of the under 25-year-olds-a total of 1.9 billion-are not online yet: a huge potential if developing countries can connect schools and increase school enrollment rates. 

 

Note: *Estimate

Source:  ITU

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Submitted by Sanjukta on
Fabulous piece of information !! Would you be able to share the source of the data?

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