In 2014, the total value by revenue of China internet market was RMB 637.73 billion (US$104.15 billion) with 74.4% in revenue via PC. China mobile internet’s total transaction value was RMB222.89 billion (US$36.4 billion) contributing 25.6% revenue in China internet economy. China mobile internet further promoted the overall internet market in 2014.
China is the biggest internet market in the world by penetration rate, estimated by eMarketer. In 2018, China internet’s penetration will exceed 90%.
China internet users will exceed 643.6 million by end of 2014, estimated by eMarketer. The penetration is high among young adults. 80% of China internet users between 18 to 34 years old use internet every month.
Here are 14 charts selected from iResearch annual report of China internet. Our selection may help you understand the development and status of China internet better.
GlobalWebIndex data showed that 65% of netizen worldwide accessed internet via mobile phone, while the percentage was even higher in specific country-China had 83% mobile internet penetration with approximately 383 million netizens.
In the second quarter of 2011, China Internet market reached 62.2 billion yuan, up 19.0% compared to the first quarter with year on year increase of 77.5%.
According to iResearch’s China Internet Market 2009 Q2 Report, the market size of China Internet in Q2 2009 is 16.76 yuan, having increased 17% compared to last quarter with a 22.2% increase compared to Q2 in 2008.