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ICT Facts and Figures 2013

​The ICT Facts and Figures features the latest estimates for ITU’s key telecommunication/ICT indicators. More >

Global ICT developments

In 2013, the number of mobile-cellular subscriptions reaches 6.8 billion, corresponding to a global penetration of 96%. Almost 40% of the world’s population is using the Internet. More >

WTID 2013

​End 2012 data are published in the 17th edition of the World Telecommunication/ICT Indicators Database. More >

The World of ICTs

The statshot is produced bi-monthly and highlights the evolving ICT landscape.​ More >

Aggregate data

Aggregates are based on the ITU/BDT regions, and the UN M49 developed/developing country classification

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The World Telecommunication/ICT Indicators Database on CD-ROM and online contains time series data for the years 1960, 1965, 1970 and annually from 1975 to 2012 for around 140 telecommunication/ ICT statistics. Released on 6 December 2013.



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