Internet user penetration in Middle East and Africa from 2015 to 2020

Middle East and Africa: internet user penetration 2015-2020 This statistic provides information on internet user penetration in the Middle East and Africa from 2015 to 2020. In 2015, only 16 percent of the combined population in the Sub-Saharan region accessed the internet. This figure is projected to grow to 20.6 percent in 2020.
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Middle East & North AfricaSub-Saharan Africa
201527.8%16%
2016*29.2%16.9%
2017*30.4%17.9%
2018*31.5%18.9%
2019*32.5%19.8%
2020*33.2%20.6%
Middle East & North AfricaSub-Saharan Africa
201527.8%16%
2016*29.2%16.9%
2017*30.4%17.9%
2018*31.5%18.9%
2019*32.5%19.8%
2020*33.2%20.6%

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This statistic provides information on internet user penetration in the Middle East and Africa from 2015 to 2020. In 2015, only 16 percent of the combined population in the Sub-Saharan region accessed the internet. This figure is projected to grow to 20.6 percent in 2020.
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Release date
September 2016
Region
Africa, MENA
Survey time period
2015 to 2016
Special properties
Monthly active users
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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