Share of Population Using Internet rose to 20.5% in Tajikistan in 2016

Share of Population Using Internet (%)
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Share of population using internet reached 20.5 % in 2016 in Tajikistan, according to World Bank. This is 7.85 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, share of population using internet in Tajikistan reached an all time high of 20.5 % in 2016 and an all time low of 0.049 % in 2000. When compared to Tajikistan's main peers, share of population using internet in Afghanistan amounted to 10.6 %, 53.2 % in China, 34.5 % in Kyrgyzstan and 46.8 % in Uzbekistan in 2016.

Tajikistan has been ranked 140th within the group of 177 countries we follow in terms of share of population using internet, 15 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.

The percentage of individuals using the internet in the developed world had reached 70% by the end of 2011, according to ITU.

Share of Population Using Internet Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Afghanistan % 5.00% 5.45% 5.90% 7.00% 8.26% ...
China % 38.3% 42.3% 45.8% 47.9% 50.3%
India % 10.1% 12.6% 15.1% 21.0% 26.0% ...
Iran % 19.0% 22.7% 30.0% 39.4% 45.3%
Japan % 79.1% 79.5% 88.2% 89.1% 91.1%
Kazakhstan % 50.6% 61.9% 63.3% 66.0% 70.8%
Kyrgyzstan % 17.5% 19.8% 23.0% 28.3% 30.2% ...
Pakistan % 9.00% 9.96% 10.9% 12.0% 14.0% ...
Russia % 49.0% 63.8% 68.0% 70.5% 70.1%
Tajikistan % 13.0% 14.5% 16.0% 17.5% 19.0% ...
Turkmenistan % 5.00% 7.20% 9.60% 12.2% 15.0% ...
USA % 69.7% 74.7% 71.4% 73.0% 74.6% ...
Uzbekistan % 18.6% 23.6% 26.8% 35.5% 42.8% ...