International Political Economy and Development

ICT stat of the day

Posted in Economic Growth by DS on June 16, 2009

Between 2000 and 2007, internet subscribers per 100 people in low-income countries grew from only .1 to .8, but mobile cellular subscriptions per 100 people grew from .3 to an amazing 21.5. If you want to reach the poorest countries in the world, it looks like mobile phones are your best bet.

http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/PSDBlog/~3/4eVPS4tDBLw/ict-stat-of-the-day.html

-Deniz

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