Number of internet users in India from 2015 to 2022 (in millions)

India: number of internet users 2015-2022 This statistic provides information on the number of internet users in India from 2015 to 2022. In 2017, India had 331.77 million internet users. This figure is projected to grow to 511.89 million internet users in 2022. Despite the untapped potential, India already is the second-largest online market worldwide. The majority of India's internet users are mobile phone internet users, who take advantage of cheap alternatives to expensive landline connections that require desktop PCs and infrastructure. As of 2016, India had 320.57 million mobile phone internet users and forecasts estimate 492.68 million Indian mobile phone internet users by 2022.
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Number of internet users in millions
2015259.88
2016295.39
2017331.77
2018*369.01
2019*407.11
2020*445.68
2021*479.51
2022*511.89
Number of internet users in millions
2015259.88
2016295.39
2017331.77
2018*369.01
2019*407.11
2020*445.68
2021*479.51
2022*511.89

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This statistic provides information on the number of internet users in India from 2015 to 2022. In 2017, India had 331.77 million internet users. This figure is projected to grow to 511.89 million internet users in 2022. Despite the untapped potential, India already is the second-largest online market worldwide. The majority of India's internet users are mobile phone internet users, who take advantage of cheap alternatives to expensive landline connections that require desktop PCs and infrastructure. As of 2016, India had 320.57 million mobile phone internet users and forecasts estimate 492.68 million Indian mobile phone internet users by 2022.
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Release date
July 2017
Region
India
Survey time period
2015 to 2017
Supplementary notes
* Forecast.
Individuals of any age who use the internet from any location via any device at least once per month.

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