In Reports: India has world's youngest internet population
Added On:2/27/2012 1:35:00 PM

Internet has become an indispensible tool to stay connected with the world. A latest update regarding internet population has surfaced the tech terrain that India has the world's youngest internet population with 75 percent of all users under the age of 35 years. 

Sources informed that the latest findings were announced by comScore's co-founder and executive Chairman Gian M. Fulgoni at the second edition of digital marketing event 'ad:tech' being organized. 

Latest stats revealed, Indian users have spent nearly 34.47 billion minutes online last year, which translated to over half a billion hours. 

Segment-wise usage has also been revealed.  To the reader’s surprise, 95 percent of the total online users use social networking sites compared to 82 percent of the world's online users leveraging social networks. 

On the other hand, use of internet for email and instant messaging is shrinking, especially in the younger age groups.

As far as e-mail usage is concerned, there is a decline by 22 percent in the 15-24 age segment, and by eight percent among 25-34 age segment. 

 

ITVoir NewsDesk


Tags: Indian IT, Domestic IT, IT News, retail industry, Internet usage in India
  


News Archive - News
<<Newer    16  17  18  19  20  21  22  23  24  25  26  27  28  29  30    Older>>  

The internet giant Google lost WhatsApp to Facebook in a multibillion dollar acquisition bid some time back, but now it is gearing up to raise its rival. 
 
Google i...

Since past nine months, Microsoft has been headed by CEO Satya Nadella and the company’s co-founder Bill Gates has expressed his happiness and satisfaction on the selection. ...

The Indian software giant Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) has been flourishing and constantly growing in the leadership of CEO  & MD, N Chandrasekaran in past five years. The s...

Going ahead of being a social networking giant, Facebook is now taking major steps to move into furthermore business wings, with increasing its competitors and competing for the busines...

If Jeff Bezos, Amazon’s chief, had thought about having a ringside view of India’s intense marketing battles which are going around in the eCommerce region, he would have not cho...

Since, the launch of ‘Digital India’ program and also the boost by ‘Make in India’ program, there is a continuous increase in the number of tech giants showing interest and kee...

The software giant Microsoft has taken a truly unexpected turn towards advancements that has surprised the world, which has been waiting for the release of the next Windows 9 version.&n...

Influenced by the constantly growing importance of internet in the country, a recent survey has revealed some facts confirming the internet user base in India and the amount of business opportunities...

Google being ‘Google’ makes news with almost everything it does. Being it a tech-focused development, an internet based advancement or just something it does within its premises, Goog...

In an effort to back the Government’s ‘Digital India’ project, the global tech giants are coming ahead to have a mutually beneficial association with the states as well as central go...
Top
Tags

Information provided on this page has been independently obtained from sources believed to be reliable. However, such information may include inaccuracies, errors or omissions.ITVoir.com, and its affiliates, information providers or content providers, shall have no liability to you or third parties for the accuracy, completeness, timeliness or correct sequencing of information available on this page, or for any decision made or action taken by you in reliance upon such information, or for the delay or interruption of such information.
ITVoir.com,its affiliates, information providers and content providers shall have no liability for investment decisions or other actions taken or made by you based on the information provided.

Computer Vendors In India 
Computer Vendors In India - Delhi [Delhi]
Computer Vendors In India - Chandigarh [Punjab]
Computer Vendors In India - Mumbai [Maharashtra]
Computer Vendors In India - Banglore [Karnataka]
Computer Vendors In India - Agra[Uttar Pradesh]
Computer Vendors In India -Chennai[Tamil Nadu]
Computer Vendors In India - Kolkatta [West Bengal]
Computer Vendors In India - Kochi [Kerela]
Computer Vendors In India - Nagpur [Maharashtra]
Computer Vendors In India - Gurgaon[Haryana]
Follow us on:


 
 



 


 
Gautam Rege, Co-founder & Managing Director, Josh Software..

Gautam Rege

Co-founder & Managing Director , Josh Software

Gautam Rege, Co-founder & Managing Director, Josh Software, talks about open s..

 

Sundeep Misra

Co-Founder & Vice Chairman , VMC Technologies

Sundeep Misra, Co-Founder & Vice Chairman, VMC Techno..

Altaf Halde

Managing Director - South Asia , Kaspersky Lab

Altaf Halde, Managing Director, Kaspersky Lab -South ..

 


 
SanDisk Global Product Launch_Hon Wai Cheah Gavin Wu and Manisha Sood unveiling the new product rangeIntel India announced the launch of Intel Future Scientist program in the state of KarnatakaPuneet Chadha, Director GSB, HP-IPG & Siddharth Malhotra, Director Arun&Rajive Pvt. Ltd. - unveiling the HP Wall ArtSeagate Back-up Plus Launch – (L-R) Mr. Futoshi Nizuma, Mr. Benshen Teh, Mr. Nermount Hoh and Mr. Rajesh Khurana unveiling the new product. Toshiba launches AOC TV appoints Ms. Kalki Koechlin as the Brand Ambassador; showcases new range of LCD & LED TVsFujitsu Launches two new Ultrabooks, LIFEBOOK    UH572  and LIFEBOOK    U772 in India. Asus associates with Intel and Microsoft launches mainstream Ultrabooks S Series and Thin and Light notebooks F series. L- R Mr. Unaez Quraishi, Sales, Mr. Alex Huang, MD,  System business Group, Asus India, Mr. Sumeet Gugnani, Director - Multinational Accounts, Microsoft India - Mr. Sandeep Aurora, Director of Marketing, Intel South Asia.