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Internet/Facebook Users Statistics for Africa: IWS 2017 report

Egypt, Algeria, Nigeria, South Africa, Morocco top the chat with the highest Facebook subscribers

AFRICA 2017 POPULATION AND INTERNET USERS STATISTICS FOR 2017
AFRICA Population
(2017 Est.)
Internet Users
31-Dec-2000
Internet Users
30-June-2017
Penetration
(% Population)
Internet
Growth %
2000 – 2017
Facebook
subscribers
30-Jun-2017
Algeria 41,063,753 50,000 18,580,000 45.2 % 37,060.0 % 18,000,000
Angola 26,655,513 30,000 5,951,453 22.3 % 19,738.2 % 3,800,000
Benin 11,458,611 15,000 1,375,033 12.0 % 9,066.9 % 800,000
Botswana 2,343,981 15,000 923,528 39.4 % 6,056.9 % 690,000
Burkina Faso 19,173,322 10,000 2,684,265 14.0 % 26,742.7 % 600,000
Burundi 11,936,481 3,000 617,116 5.2 % 20,470.5 % 450,000
Cabo Verde 533,468 8,000 256,972 48.2 % 3,112.2 % 210,000
Cameroon 24,513,689 20,000 6,128,422 25.0 % 24,445.9 % 2,100,000
Central African Rep. 5,098,826 1,500 246,432 4.8 % 16,328.8 % 66,000
Chad 14,965,482 1,000 748,274 5.0 % 74,727.4 % 170,000
Comoros 825,920 1,500 65,578 7.9% 4,271.9 % 60,000
Congo 4,866,243 500 400,000 8.2 % 79,900.0 % 400,000
Congo, Dem. Rep. 82,242,685 500 5,107,271 6.2 % 1,021,354.2 % 2,100,000
Cote d’Ivoire 23,815,886 40,000 6,318,355 26.5 % 15,695.9 % 2,400,000
Djibouti 911,382 1,400 180,000 19.8 % 12,757.1 % 180,000
Egypt 95,215,102 450,000 37,333,841 39.2 % 8,196.4 % 33,000,000
Equatorial Guinea 894,464 500 212,704 23.8 % 42,440.8 % 67,000
Eritrea 5,481,906 5,000 71,000 1.3 % 1,320.0 % 63,000
Ethiopia 104,344,901 10,000 16,037,811 15.4 % 160,278.1 % 4,500,000
Gabon 1,801,232 15,000 865,492 48.1 % 5,669.9 % 470,000
Gambia 2,120,418 4,000 392,277 18.5 % 9,706.9 % 220,000
Ghana 28,656,723 30,000 9,935,286 34.7 % 33,017.6 % 4,000,000
Guinea 13,290,659 8,000 1,302,485 9.8 % 16,181.1 % 950,000
Guinea-Bissau 1,932,871 1,500 84,000 4.3 % 5,500.0 % 84,000
Kenya 48,466,928 200,000 43,329,434 89.4 % 21,564.7 % 6,200,000
Lesotho 2,185,159 4,000 597,860 27.4 % 14,846.5 % 290,000
Liberia 4,730,437 500 395,063 8.4 % 78,912.6 % 330,000
Libya 6,408,742 10,000 2,800,000 43.7 % 27,900.0 % 2,800,000
Madagascar 25,612,972 30,000 1,300,000 5.1 % 4,233.3 % 1,300,000
Malawi 18,298,679 15,000 1,758,503 9.6 % 11,623.4 % 720,000
Mali 18,689,966 18,800 2,212,450 11.8 % 11,668.4 % 1,000,000
Mauritania 4,266,448 5,000 770,000 18.0 % 15,300.0 % 770,000
Mauritius 1,281,353 87,000 803,896 62.7 % 824.0 % 630,000
Mayotte (FR) 253,068 n/a 107,940 42.7 % n/a 56,000
Morocco 35,241,418 100,000 20,535,174 58.3 % 20,435.2 % 12,000,000
Mozambique 29,537,914 30,000 5,169,135 17.5 % 17,130.5 % 1,400,000
Namibia 2,568,569 30,000 797,027 31.0 % 2,556.8 % 520,000
Niger 21,563,607 5,000 931,548 4.3 % 18,531.0 % 280,000
Nigeria 191,835,936 200,000 91,598,757 47.7 % 45,699.4 % 16,000,000
Reunion (FR) 873,356 130,000 390,000 44.7 % 200.0 % 390,000
Rwanda 12,159,586 5,000 3,724,678 30.6 % 74,393.6 % 490,000
Saint Helena (UK) 3,970 n/a 2,000 50.4 % n/a 2,000
Sao Tome & Principe 198,481 6,500 55,575 28.0 % 755.0 % 38,000
Senegal 16,054,275 40,000 4,119,527 25.7 % 10,198.8 % 2,300,000
Seychelles 97,539 6,000 55,119 56.5 % 818.7 % 48,000
Sierra Leone 6,732,899 5,000 792,462 11.8 % 15,749.2 % 310,000
Somalia 11,391,962 200 900,000 7.9 % 449,900.0 % 900,000
South Africa 55,436,360 2,400,000 29,935,634 54.0 % 1,147.3 % 16,000,000
South Sudan 13,096,190 n/a 2,179,963 16.6 % n/a 180,000
Sudan 42,166,323 30,000 11,806,570 28.0 % 39,255.2 % 3,000,000
Swaziland 1,320,356 10,000 436,051 33.0 % 4,260.5 % 160,000
Tanzania 56,877,529 115,000 7,394,079 13.0 % 6,329.6 % 6,100,000
Togo 7,691,915 100,000 869,956 13.0 % 770.0 % 340,000
Tunisia 11,494,760 100,000 5,848,534 50.9 % 5,748.5 % 5,800,000
Uganda 41,652,938 40,000 19,000,000 45.6 % 32,457.8 % 2,200,000
Western Sahara 596,021 n/a 27,000 4.5 % n/a 23,000
Zambia 17,237,931 20,000 5,192,284 30.1 % 25,861.4 % 1,400,000
Zimbabwe 16,337,760 50,000 6,722,677 41.1 % 13,345.4 % 850,000
TOTAL AFRICA 1,246,504,865 4,514,400 388,376,491 31.2 % 8,503.1 % 160,207,000
Rest of World 6,272,524,105 83.4 % 3,497,191,128 55.8 % 90.0 % 1,819,496,530
WORLD TOTAL 7,519,028,970 100.0 % 3,885,567,619 51.7 % 100.0 % 1,979,703,530

Source: Internet world Stats – www.internetworldstats.com


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