Share of Population Using Internet rose to 71.0% in Moldova in 2016

Share of Population Using Internet (%)
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Share of population using internet reached 71.0 % in 2016 in Moldova, according to World Bank. This is 2.9 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, share of population using internet in Moldova reached an all time high of 71.0 % in 2016 and an all time low of 1.28 % in 2000. When compared to Moldova's main peers, share of population using internet in Bulgaria amounted to 59.8 %, 59.5 % in Romania, 73.1 % in Russia and 53.0 % in Ukraine in 2016.

Moldova has been ranked 58th within the group of 177 countries we follow in terms of share of population using internet, 10 places above 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
Bulgaria % 48.0% 51.9% 53.1% 55.5% 56.7%
China % 38.3% 42.3% 45.8% 47.9% 50.3%
Germany % 81.3% 82.3% 84.2% 86.2% 87.6%
Greece % 51.6% 55.1% 59.9% 63.2% 66.8% ...
Hungary % 68.0% 70.6% 72.6% 75.7% 72.8%
Japan % 79.1% 79.5% 88.2% 89.1% 91.1%
Moldova % 38.0% 43.4% 60.0% 67.0% 69.0% ...
Poland % 61.9% 62.3% 62.8% 66.6% 68.0%
Romania % 40.0% 45.9% 49.8% 54.1% 55.8%
Russia % 49.0% 63.8% 68.0% 70.5% 70.1%
Serbia % 42.2% 48.1% 53.5% 62.1% 65.3%
Turkey % 43.1% 45.1% 46.3% 51.0% 53.7%
USA % 69.7% 74.7% 71.4% 73.0% 74.6% ...
Ukraine % 28.7% 35.3% 41.0% 46.2% 48.9% ...