China Internet Report: 9 billion Internet users cause 10% increase in users of multiple applications

On April 28, China Internet Network Information Center (hereinafter referred to as “CNNIC”) released the 45th “Statistical Report on the Development Status of China Internet” (hereinafter referred to as “Report”).CNNIC said that due to the impact of the new crown epidemic on telephone investigation, the reported data is as of March 2020.The report shows that as of March 2020, the number of Chinese netizens was 9.4.0 billion, the Internet penetration rate reached 64.5%; mobile Internet users are 8.9.7 billion, 99% of Internet users use the Internet.3%; the scale of rural netizens is 2.55 billion, accounting for 28 of the overall.2%, but it still lags behind urban netizens compared to the end of 2018.CNNIC Director Zeng Yu outlined three characteristics of the report: First, the infrastructure construction continued to improve, and the “new infrastructure” helped upgrade the industrial structure.In 2019, the proportion of the world’s largest optical fiber and mobile communication network that has been previously built, the administrative village of optical fiber and 4G are more than 98%, and the fixed Internet broadband user access exceeds 4.500 million households.Second, the digital economy is booming and has become a new growth point for economic development.As of March 2020, the number of previous online shopping users reached 7.10 billion, with a transaction scale of 10 in 2019.63 trillion yuan, an increase of 16.5%.Third, Internet applications enhance the public’s sense of gain, and online poverty alleviation helps to overcome poverty.Unlike in the past, the latest CNNIC report highlights the growth trend of some Internet applications during the new coronary pneumonia epidemic.Zhang Xiao, deputy director of CNNIC, said that in early 2020, due to the impact of the new coronary pneumonia epidemic, the number of users of most network applications has increased.Among them, the users of online education, online government affairs, online payment, online video, online shopping, instant messaging, online music, search engines and other applications have grown rapidly compared with the end of 2018, with an increase of more than 10%.In terms of online education, as of March 2020, the number of users reached 4.2.3 billion, an increase of 110 from the end of 2018.2%, accounting for 46% of netizens overall.8%.At the beginning of 2020, large schools, middle schools and primary schools across the country will begin to merge, 2.6.5 billion students at school are generally turning to online courses, and user needs are fully released, driving the explosive growth of online education applications.In terms of online retail, from January to February 2020, the online retail sales of physical goods nationwide further increased.0%, to achieve contrarian growth, accounting for 21% of the total retail sales of social consumer goods.5%, an increase of 5 units from the same period last year.As for online government affairs, as of March 2020, the number of users reached 6.9.4 billion, an increase of 76 from the end of 2018.3%, accounting for 76% of netizens.8%.In addition, the report also covers the core technology areas such as blockchain, IPV6, 5G, artificial intelligence, and big data.The report revealed that as of December 2019, more than 130,000 5G base stations have been built; in 2019, the number of United Nations artificial intelligence companies exceeded 4,000, ranking second in the world, especially in the fields of intelligent manufacturing and Internet of Vehicles.obvious.Sauna, Night Net Editor Liang Chen Li Weijia Proofreading Liu Jun