According to CNNIC latest report this January, China’s total Internet users has reached 457 million, up 19.1% compared to 2009. Internet penetration rate (34.3%) is still low in China but higher than the world average.
China’s total broadband users are 450 million, up 30%! Broadband penetration rate is 98.3% but the average Internet connection speed in China is only 100.9KB/s, far below the world average which is 230.4KB/s.
66% of China’s Internet users access Internet through mobile phones. On average, China internet users spend 18.3 hours per week on internet access; or, 2.6 hours per day. Find out more from the slides below: