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Only 4% of Internet Users in Egypt Paid to Access Online Content, 2016 | Northwestern University

Consumer Behavior | Middle East

The majority of internet users in the MENA region don’t tend to pay for online content. In 2016, 43% of Emirati internet users said they paid to access online content, and this is the highest proportion, followed by KSA with a rate of 19%.

On the other hand, Egypt showed the lowest rate of users who paid for accessing online content with only a rate of 4%.

Only 4% of Egyptians Internet Users Paid to Access Online Content, 2016 Northwestern University

           A Graph Shows The Percentage of Internet Users That Paid to Access Content Online in The Past Year.

Northwestern University in Qatar


Founded in 2008 in partnership with Qatar Foundation, Northwestern University in Qatar draws from its parent organization, Northwestern University (Evanston, Illinois, USA). NU-Q is one of the top 20 universities worldwide by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings and the 11th in the United States by US News & World Report.NU-Q provides a framework through which students explore the world to shape their future and provides excellent preparation for a career anywhere in the world.


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