what Percent of the population of Pakistan has access to Internet or has Intenert subscription?
Well before i started my dissertation, my first wild guess was 10 – 15%
I guess i was living in a fools world… its a little more than 1% i.e only 1 percent of the total population of entire Pakistan has access to Internet!! Only a little more than 1%!!
These are the figures for the year 2004.
ICT Indicators for Pakistan 2004
GDP Total Billion in US$ 94
GDP Per capita in US $ 614
Population Total 152,530,000
Total Telephone Subscribers 9,525,100
Main Telephone Lines 4,502,200
Cellular Subscribers 5,022,900
Personal Computers na
Internet Users Total 2,000,000
ICT Penetration Rate : % of Population 2004
Internet Penetration Rate 1.311
PC Penetration Rate 0.4(2002)
Main Telephone Lines in Operation 2.95
Mobile Phone Subscribers 3.29
Television Receivers 14 (2002)
ITU (2006) World Telecommunication Indicators. International Telecommunications Union. [Internet] Available From http://www.itu.int/ITU-D/ict/statistics/>