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INDIAN IT IN NUMBERS 
(Updated  January 27 , 2023
)
Total no. of  phone subscriptions: 1.170 billion (1170 million)
Mobiles:    1142 million    Landlines: 28 million 
Broadband Internet users:    830 million  including  mobile Internet 790million
and wired broadband 40 million.  

TV owning houses: 210 million  
DTH operators: 6;     Private TV channel  900
NEW! ASER annual school education report 2022 
Ericsson Mobility Report November 2022
Draft 
 Digital Personal Data Protection Bill, 2022
Draft Telecom Bill 2022 text September 2022
Internet in India the  2021 numbers, from the July 2022 IAMAI study
GOI Guidelines for intermediaries and Digital media ethics code  2021
Smart Homes in India study July 2022
India Media and Entertainment report 2022- PwC 
India Media and Entertainment report 2021 - EY-FICCI
Vision Document for the electronics sector January 2022

India semiconductor  notified  (December 2021)
 Indian Drone Rules notified  August 25 2021
KPMG Media and Entertainment Report 2020. Read full report
Ericsson Mobility Report Dec 2020 
25 years of Internet in India. The numbers

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 INDIAN IT IN NUMBERS
(Update   January 27, 2023)
Total number of phone subscribers: 1.170 billion (1170 million)

Mobiles:  1142 million 
Landlines:  28 million 
Broadband Internet users:  830 million including  mobile Internet 790  million
and wired broadband 40 million. 
Broadband  defined as >512 KBPS
 A fixed line internet connection is typically shared by  2-4 users
 Around 210 million households in India now own a TV set, an increase of 6.9% from 197 million in 2018, according to latest estimates by TV monitoring agency BARC (Broadcast Audience Research Council) India in April  2021.(‘TV Universe Estimates 2020’ (TV UEs) brought out by BARC India ). Some 70 million homesare estimated to have a direct to home   (DTH) connection. Smart TVs accounted for just 5 million in 2020 according to FICCI_EY 2021  but  is expected to grow to 40 milion by 2025
The number of TV viewers also increased 6.7%, reaching 892 million from 836 million in 2018. 
TV owning houses: 300  million (  DTH 125m  cable 175m) according to BARC in April 2021
DTH Operators: 6   Private TV channel  900
On average Indian households view   ~ 5 hours of TV a day accorfding to  the Broadcast Audience Research Coundil ( BARC)
NEW:   ASER annual school education report 2022 Read here
Ericsson Mobility Report November 2022. Our report here

 Draft Digital Personal Data Protection Bill, 2022
Draft Telecom Bill 2022 text here
Internet in India  July 2022 report of IAMAI and Kantar: our story here
GOI Guidelines for intermediaries and Digital media ethics codehere
Smart Homes in India study July 2022. Read report and findings here
India Media and Entertainment report 2022- PwC here


Vision document for electronics sector titled “$300 billion Sustainable Electronics Manufacturing & Exports by 2026.”  here
India Semiconductor Policy (December 15 2021) highlights here
Find 3 gazette notifications on this policy  here
Indian Drone Rules notified  August 25 2021. Read report on details here
The gazette notification of the Drone Rules 2021 can be found here
25 years of Internet in India.. see the numbers here
e-Commerce rules 2020 ( draft)

 

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