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Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) Development Index, 2017 

Source: International Telecommunications Union (ITU),


To measure the spread of the information society worldwide, the International Telecommunication Union publishes an annual report on ICT. The 11 indicators concern access (telephone, bandwidth, computers and internet), their use, and the skills required (levels of literacy and education). The map shows that there are still considerable gaps between countries despite rapid development, especially in Africa.


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