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28,580,290 – Internet Users in South Africa (2016*)
Share of South Africa Population: 52 % (penetration)
Total Population : 54,978,907
Share of World Internet Users: 0.8 %
Internet Users in the World: 3,424,971,237

YearInternet Users**Penetration
(% of Pop)
Total
Population
Non-Users
(Internetless)
1Y User
Change
1Y User
Change
Population
Change
2016*28,580,290

52 %54,978,90726,398,6173.9 %1,078,9820.9 %
2015*27,501,308

50.5 %54,490,40626,989,0984 %1,056,4710.97 %
201426,444,836

49 %53,969,05427,524,2186.5 %1,606,1131.03 %
201324,838,723

46.5 %53,416,60928,577,88614.7 %3,175,4411.1 %
201221,663,282

41 %52,837,27431,173,99222.1 %3,918,2811.15 %
201117,745,001

34 %52,237,27234,492,27143.2 %5,355,8191.19 %
201012,389,183

24 %51,621,59439,232,411143 %7,289,9791.23 %
20095,099,203

10 %50,992,03445,892,83120.1 %854,7991.28 %
20084,244,405

8.4 %50,348,81146,104,4065.9 %236,4311.32 %
20074,007,974

8.1 %49,693,58045,685,6067.5 %278,3601.36 %
20063,729,614

7.6 %49,027,80545,298,1913 %108,6821.4 %
20053,620,931

7.5 %48,352,95144,732,020-9.8 %-395,0831.44 %
20044,016,014

8.4 %47,667,15043,651,13622 %724,4141.48 %
20033,291,600

7 %46,971,25043,679,6506 %186,5851.51 %
20023,105,015

6.7 %46,272,22343,167,2087.3 %212,2801.52 %
20012,892,736

6.3 %45,579,16142,686,42520.5 %491,4011.52 %
20002,401,335

5.3 %44,896,85642,495,52131.9 %580,5641.5 %

* estimate for July 1, 2016** Internet User = individual who can access the Internet at home, via any device type and connection. More details.

Source: Internet Live Stats (www.InternetLiveStats.com)
Elaboration of data by International Telecommunication Union (ITU

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