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WTID 2017

NEW ! The December 2017 update of the 21th edition of the World Telecommunication/ICT Indicators Database released on 4 January 2018. More>

ICT Facts and Figures 2017

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

Global ICT developments

In 2017, almost 3.6 billion people are using the Internet of which 2.6 billion are from developing countries (excel). More>

Connect 2020 Agenda

The 2014 ITU Plenipotentiary Conference (PP-14) has approved an ambitious vision for the ICT sector for the year 2020. More >


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

Buy the database

NEW! The World Telecommunication/ICT Indicators Database on USB key and online contains time series data for the years 1960, 1965, 1970 and annually from 1975 to 2016 for more than 180 telecommunication/ICT statistics. Released on 
4 January 2018.



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