Report indicators of digital growth in the first quarter of 2019 by we are social in collaboration with Hootsuite leading company in the world in the management of social platforms media explaining the digital growth indicators in the first quarter and visions on how to use the people in all parts of the world, the Internet and mobile devices and means of social communication and electronic trade.
Overview of Digital Growth Indicators
The total population of the world reached 7.697 billion at a rate of growth of + 1.1% from April 2018 to April 2019. The equivalent of 82 million people, 56% of them in urban areas
Mobile phone users worldwide reached 5.110 billion, up 2.6% from April 2018 to April 2019, equivalent to 130 million.
The number of Internet users reached 4.437 billion, an increase of 8.6%, or 350 million, from April 2018 to April 2019.
The number of users of active social networking accounts reached 3.499 billion with a growth rate of + 6.1% from April 2018 to 2019, equivalent to 202 million.
The number of users of social media on mobile phones was 3.429 billion with a growth rate of 11% from April 2018 to April 2019, equivalent to 342 million.
Global use of the Internet in Digital Growth Indicators
Internet usage rate through different devices:
The percentage of Internet users mobile phone 48.9% after falling by 5.0%.
The percentage of Internet users through computers 47.0% after an increase of approximately 6.3%.
The percentage of Internet users through the tablets was 4.0% after a decline of 4.6%.
As for the rest of the devices, the percentage of users was 0.11% after a decline of 8.3%.
Speed Internet connection
The average speed of Internet connection through the mobile phone was 26.12 MB per second, where the annual change in the average speed of internet connection by phone increased by 18%.
The average speed of Internet connection through computers was 57.91 Mbps. The annual change in the average speed of Internet connection through computers has increased by 36%.
Fixed ranking for fast internet connection
Singapore is the fastest growing country with 199.62 Mbps followed by Hong Kong at 168.69 Mbps followed by Monaco with 137.86 Mbps followed by Romania with 136.95 Mbps.
E-commerce activities in Digital Growth Indicators
An online search for a product or service has reached 82%.
Visit the online retail store of any device has reached 91%.
Compare prices and service 56%.
Visit online auction sites from any device has reached 46%.
Online Content Activities
Watching online video has reached 93%, and for watching the flog has reached 48% and the use of music broadcasting services has reached 68%.
Listen to the online podcast has reached 38%.
Global use of social media
The total number of users of social media 3.499 billion and users of social media as a percentage of the population 45%.
More social networking sites in Digital Growth Indicators
Based on active monthly users, active user accounts, unique monthly visitors per platform,
Facebook came in 2,320 million and YouTube came second with 1,900 million.
WhatsApp third solution by 1,900 visits and then in the fourth place came to Facebook Messenger 1,300 million.
Ranked fifth in the site of WeChat 1,098 million VI came Instagram 1000 million.
The site ranked seventh in the QQ 807 million.