Kenya's internet subscriptions up 5.9% to 19.9 mln in Q4

Friday 18 September 2015 | 12:15 CET | News
The number of data or internet subscriptions in Kenya grew by 5.9 percent to 19.9 million in the fourth quarter ended 30 June, up from 18.8 million, according to the Communications Authority. The estimated number of people using the internet altogether, including subscribers and others, rose to 29.6 million from 29.1 million in the last quarter. Compared with the same period last year, the number of internet/data subscriptions and users have grown by 42.0 percent and 32.9 percent respectively.

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