The second largest country using the internet after China is India. Although, the internet penetration rate is quite slow, there is still a daily increase in the number of internet users in India. It is found out that of all the 451 million active users of the internet monthly, almost 385 million fall into the age category over 12 years.
To add more to your knowledge, male dominance over the use of internet is higher than the female dominance.
The Top 10 States with Highest Internet Users in India are as follows:
Maharashtra tops the chart of internet users in India. It is one of thetop states in India based on highest internet usagebecause of Mumbai. It has 16.4 million internet users in India. Nagpur and Pune too contribute to the ever-increasing growth of internet users in Maharashtra.
Delhi has an estimate of overall 13 million internet usersas compared to the other states. It, being one of the top 10 states in India with highest internet users, is further showing an increase in the number of internet users.
3. West Bengal:
West Bengal is speeding up in the number of internet users. Kolkata alone in West Bengal shares 6.27 million internet users to the upward moving curve of the users of internet. It is thus considered as one of the top 10 Largest internet users States of India.
It can’t be taken as a surprise when we read Karnataka standing at number 4 in terms of high internet users. It is added as one of the top states in India based on highest internet usageand the entire credit goes to Bengaluru. Bengaluru, the capital city of Karnataka, alone has around 6 million internet users.
5. Tamil Nadu:
Surprisingly, Tamil Nadu ranks at number 5 when speaking of Indian states with high number of internet users. Chennai, which is the capital city of Tamil Nadu, has quite a significant number of 5.58 million internet users.
Telangana is the third largest state in India. It is also said to be one of the top 10 states in India with highest internet users.Its capital city, Hyderabad, stands at 5.08 million internet users.
Gujarat is also rated as one of the top states based on the number of internet users. Ahmedabad, the most historical city and former capital of Gujarat, shows 3.72 million users of the internet followed by Surat at 2.97 and Vadodara at 1.85 million internet users.
There’s indeed no doubt that Kerala stands as the most educated state in India. The literacy rate is quite higher and is also sustained for a long time now. It stands as one of the top states with the highest number of internet users at 1.9 million people.
Punjab, a state famous for its thrilling history, also stands in the list of top 10 states with highest number of internet users. It has a further increasing number from 1.4 million internet users.
Haryana follows Punjab with a total number of 1.2 million internet users.
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Article last re-published on December 5, 2020.