Global VPN usage reach 2018, by gender

Share of internet users worldwide who have used a VPN in the past month as of 1st quarter 2018, by gender

by J. Clement, last edited Jul 6, 2018
Global VPN usage reach 2018, by gender This statistic presents the VPN usage penetration as of the first quarter of 2018, by gender. During the survey period, it was found that 30 percent of male internet users worldwide had accessed a virtual private network in the past month.
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Share of internet users worldwide who have used a VPN in the past month as of 1st quarter 2018, by gender

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Female20%
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by J. Clement, last edited Jul 6, 2018
This statistic presents the VPN usage penetration as of the first quarter of 2018, by gender. During the survey period, it was found that 30 percent of male internet users worldwide had accessed a virtual private network in the past month.
Show more
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