This is a compilation of facts and figures that paint a picture about the digital landscape of Indonesia. A few highlights are below:
1. Growing Love For the Internet
Internet penetration is growing in Indonesia as close to 24% Indonesians are now connected. Primary activity on the internet still remains social networking. However, multimedia, news & blogs are gaining popularity.
2. Mobile and Internet goes hand-in-hand
Over 78% Indonesians access internet with their mobile phones. This is fueled by the cheaper handsets, inexpensive data charges & growing popularity of social networks.
3. Smartphones gain popularity
Android overtook Blackberry as the #1 smartphone OS in Indonesia as 1 in every 4 Indonesian now owns a smartphone.
4. Social Media becomes a daily habit
Over 61% claim social media to be an integral part of their daily lives. They claim to be more inclined to purchase a brand if engaged with it on social media.
5. Indonesian moms are online via mobile
Over 70% of SES ABC1 Moms (kids under 5) are online via mobile. This makes it imperative for marketers and advertisers to revise their strategy to go mobile-first.