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Switzerland tops ICT expenditure in 2015 - EITO

Monday 14 March 2016 | 17:40 CET | News
Switzerland has the highest level of ICT expenditure worldwide with an average of EUR 2,992 per head in 2015, according to EITO data released at CeBIT by German industry group Bitkom. This is higher than the EU average of EUR 1,213 per head and almost double as much as spent in Germany (EUR 1,500 per head). Norway was in second place with ICT expenditure of EUR 2,474 per head in 2015, followed by the US at EUR 2,468 per head. Denmark, Sweden and the UK all registered expenditure of more than EUR 2,000 per head.

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