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Nearly fifth of rural areas in developing countries have only 2G internet, 17% have zero coverage

Monday 30 November 2020 | 17:22 CET | News
Nearly a fifth of the rural population in the least developed countries of the world (19%) have only 2G mobile networks to rely on for internet access, a new report from the ITU found. Another 17 percent have access to no mobile coverage at all, meaning they fall short of the UN's Sustainable Development Goal for universal affordable internet access by 2020. 

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