A report titled ‘Internet in India 2016’ by the Internet and Mobile Association of India (IAMAI) jointly published by the IMRB, mentions that the number of internet users in India is expected to reach between 450-465 million by June 2017. It adds that the country had 432 million mobile internet users in December 2016, of which 269 million, or 62.3% were from urban India and 163 million, or 37.7% were from rural India. According to the report, 51% of urban Internet users or 137.19 million use internet daily, while 90% of urban Internet users or 242 million use the internet at least once a month. On the other hand, in rural India, 78 million users or around 48% use the internet daily, while 140 million, or around 83% use the internet at least once a month. The report mentions that…
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