The development of the Internet in the regions of Russia:from informbyulleten Yandex
April 8, 2009, 9:15 am
Yandex has published the results of a study on the development of the Internet in the regions of Russia. Newsletter compiled from data services Yandex Blog Search, and News, Public Opinion Foundation (ФОМ) and the company RU-Center. According to this information, in autumn 2008 semiannual Runet audience exceeded 34 million - is 30% of Russia`s population of 18 years. On the development of the Internet regions close to the capital, but the gap is still high - from 32% to 600% for the different indicators of the Internet. 33% of domain zone. RU recorded in the regions - a 13% higher than a year ago. The most common speed internet access in the capital - about 7000 kbit/sec. And in the regions there are only three cities, who can afford the public access at speeds of 1024 Kbps (Yekaterinburg, Krasnoyarsk, and Novosibirsk). On the sum of the development of the Internet the first place among Russia`s regions is the Urals. Last - South. The most close to the average performance of the Internet - in the Volga region. The dynamic of all the Internet has evolved in the North West. The lowest rate of growth - in the Urals. The full text of the study can be downloaded here.