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Greece Online Population Forecast 2023-28

In 2023, Greece had an internet user base of 8.2 million, representing an 79.1% internet penetration rate.

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In 2023, Greece had an internet user base of 8.2 million, representing an 79.1% internet penetration rate. Over the next five years, the country's online population is forecasted to grow by 2.6% to reach 9.3 million users by 2028, with an anticipated online penetration rate of 91.7%, indicating a significant portion of the population will have internet access.

Internet accessibility in Greece has been improving, with Ookla data showing a median mobile internet connection speed of 69.12 Mbps and a median fixed internet connection speed of 48.66 Mbps as of early 2024. These speeds have facilitated the growth of online activities, including e-commerce, which is expected to see a rise in users.

Social media engagement is a prevalent online activity among Greeks, with 7.40 million active social media users as of January 2024, accounting for 71.7% of the total population. This figure is projected to increase further, aligning with the growing trend of social media usage worldwide.

Notably, the Greek population spends a substantial amount of time online. The average daily time spent using the internet in Greece is approximately 5 hours and 48 minutes, indicating a high level of digital engagement and integration into daily routines.

Furthermore, the data reveals that Greece had 15.00 million cellular mobile connections at the start of 2024, equivalent to 145.3% of the total population. This high mobile connection rate reflects the widespread use of multiple mobile devices or connections by individuals, further contributing to the growth of internet usage and online activities.

These statistics highlight Greece's rapidly evolving digital landscape, characterized by increasing internet adoption, improving internet accessibility, active social media engagement, and substantial daily internet usage. As the country's online population continues to grow, these trends are expected to persist, further solidifying Greece's position in the digital realm.

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: Greece
Time Period: 2009 to 2028
Author: Datum Research Team
Source: Datum Global Online Population Forecast 2023-28
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