Afghanistan: Internet users

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 Afghanistan

Internet users, percent of population

 Latest value 18.40
 Year 2020
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1990 - 2020
 Average 4.76
 Min - Max 0.00 - 18.40
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Afghanistan from 1990 to 2020. The average value for Afghanistan during that period was 4.76 percent with a minimum of 0 percent in 1990 and a maximum of 18.4 percent in 2020. The latest value from 2020 is 18.4 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 180 countries is 65.22 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Afghanistan - Internet users - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Afghanistan - Internet users - historical chart - 1990-2020




The internet users in Afghanistan and other countries are presented as the percent of people who have access to the internet either at home, at work, or in public spaces.
Definition: Internet users are individuals who have used the Internet (from any location) in the last 3 months. The Internet can be used via a computer, mobile phone, personal digital assistant, games machine, digital TV etc.

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 Internet users 18.40 2020 percent
 Internet subscribers 27 2021 thousand subscribers
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 Mobile phone subscribers, per 100 people 56.55 2021 subscribers per 100 people
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