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January 27, 2015 —
This mammoth report was published last week featuring a whole host stats from around the world on internet usage, social media consumption, e-commerce and more.
It highlights a massive year for the digital world in 2014 and points towards even more growth in the year ahead. The report from WeAreSocial covers more than 240 countries around the world, and profiling 30 of the world’s biggest economies – it’s one of the most comprehensive industry reports around right now.
The Digital, Social & Mobile in 2015 report starts with some great global insights and then drills down into continent specific, followed by country specific – thanks to alphabetisation Australia is second up, so you won’t be clicking through for too long, unless you really want to find out about Vietnam’s stats…
Some of the key findings from the report are:
- Worldwide social media users exceeded 2 billion back in August.
- Worldwide penetration of mobile phones passed 50% in September.
- The number of global internet users passed 3 billion in early November.
- The number of active mobile connections surpassed the total world population just last month.
And excitedly for all immersed in the digital world, it shows no signs of slowing down for 2015.
Take a look through the entire report below…