gvA Update

Internet Access and Penetration in Africa In our Quick view today we take a look at data on internet access and penetration, especially in Africa. The internet is changing the world, as communities and organizations must now understand that the key to effective competitiveness and global economic preeminence is networking as being promoted by internet products like redinafrica.com. Indeed the need for products like this has now been well underscored by Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg in a speech at the United Nations where he went so far as saying that "when communities are connected, we can lift them out of poverty," In this connection, 1-which of the following continents has the highest internet penetration? 1. Europe 2. Asia 3. North America and 4. Africa. 2-Using per capita access rate to measure penetration, which of the following African countries with high numbers of users has the highest internet penetration rate? 1. Nigeria 2. Egypt 3. South Africa, and 4. Kenya. ANSWERS 1. Of the continents listed, North America has the highest internet penetration rate. 2. Egypt is the African country among top ten internet users with the highest internet penetration rate, measured as internet users as a share of the total population.

 

Posted: Oct 13th, 2015 @ 02:30:17 AM