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Asia and MEA Leads Will Account for 85% of New Online Users

The world is becoming more connected than ever, with a significant portion of the global population embracing the digital age. Asia and the Middle East and Africa (MEA) are at the forefront of this digital transformation, accounting for a staggering 85% of new online users.

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In the next five years, a staggering 937 million new internet users are projected to join the online world, with Asia and the Middle East and Africa (MEA) accounting for an impressive 85% of this growth.

This significant expansion in internet adoption will bring millions of people online for the first time, driving digital innovation and economic development in these regions.

As the internet continues to permeate every aspect of our lives, understanding the online population's growth and behavior is crucial for businesses and organizations. Datum's Global Online Population Forecast provides valuable insights into this digital shift, offering an in-depth analysis of internet adoption and usage across 56 countries.

Online population. Total number of individuals or users who have access to the internet and regularly use it for various purposes, such as communication, information gathering, entertainment, shopping, and more (at least once in a month)
Additional Notes
Release Date: April 2024
Region: Worldwide
Time Period: 2009 to 2028
Author: Datum Research Team
Source: Datum Global Online Population Forecast 2023-28
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