MidEast Internet: Phone and Internet Penetration

Top Level Measures of Telephone and Internet Penetration

Country/Region Teledensity Internet Penetration (%) Ratio (%)
North America 64 39 61
France 57 13 23
United Kingdom 54 11 20
Germany 55 10 18
Egypt 5 < 1 16
Qatar 25 3 12
Morocco 5 < 1 12
United Arab Emirates 35 3 9
Jordan 7 < 1 7
Saudi Arabia 12 0.23 2

Source:

  • Teledensity: International Telecommunication Union (ITU).
  • Internet Penetration (DIT Group, except for North Amercia - NeilsenNetRatings, UK ? NOP, France Mediangel, Germany ? Gfk, Morocco - SANGONet)

via CommsMEA Vol 9 No. 10 - October 1999

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