Local language internet users to jump to 400 million by 2020: Google
Local language internet users to jump to 400 million by 2020: Google [e-Governance]
Of the 650 million users expected to be using Internet in India by 2020, a whopping over 61 per cent will be accessing it in local language, forming majority of the online population.
As the same time, people accessing the Internet in local language will more than double from 150 million at present to about 400 million by 2020.
Hindi content consumption on the internet is growing 5 times the rate at which English content is consumed. There has been 50 per cent increase in Hindi searched on mobiles since the feature enabling Hindi searches was launched.