About This Statistic
The timeline shows a forecast for the data volume of worldwide consumer IP traffic until 2021. In 2021, global consumer IP traffic is expected to reach 232,655 petabytes per month at a 24 percent compound annual growth rate. Consumer traffic includes fixed IP traffic generated by households, university populations, and internet cafés. Consumer IP internet traffic amounted to 52,678 PB per month in 2016 and is set to increase to 127,152 monthly PB in 2020. Consumer IP traffic via mobile data amounted to 5,953 PB per month in 2016.