[Infographie] State of the Internet in France

by bold-lichterman

In the frame presidential elections 2012, France info regularly publishes infographics responding to the theme, “France in figures”. This time around, the Internet industry has been combed through. A work that offers us very beautiful illustrations presenting a battery of statistics more or less known, but always very interesting.

Infographie State of the Internet in France

Some striking figures:

  • With 38M French people online, the number of Internet users has almost quadrupled in the space of 10 years.
  • Thus, 64% of households declared having Internet access in 2010, compared to 12% in 2000.
  • 10 million French people are equipped with smartphones.
  • More than 52% of French people have already made a purchase online.
  • More than 50% of Internet users have a Facebook account.
  • 44% of French people say they have found lost friends thanks to the Internet.
  • The French accumulate, every day, 27M hours of play of which 59% via the Internet.
Infographie State of the Internet in France