Privacy protection company Surfshark has released an in-depth analysis on internet affordability in 85 countries (81% of the global population) with Nigeria ranking lowest among the studied countries.
According to the study, Nigeria has the least affordable internet in the world, ranking 85th out of 85 indexed countries in terms of internet affordability and rates below Columbia and Honduras.
Key findings of the study include:
• Nigerians have to work 27 minutes 55 seconds for 1 GB of mobile internet (global average: 10 minutes).
• People living in Nigeria have to work 33 hours 42 minutes to afford the cheapest broadband internet (global average: three hours 48 minutes a month)
• Households in Africa and the Americas have the least affordable and the worst quality internet in terms of speed & stability.
• People living in Oceania have the most affordable internet access, followed by Asia and Europe.