SPEED OF INTERNET DEVELOPMENT IN VIET NAM
2. INTERNET USAGE AND ACCESS3
3. ONLINE ACTIVES AND APPLICATIONS5
4. WEBSITES VISITED8
5. MOBILE INTERNET8
Internet Vietnam is witnessing a rapid growth in just a few years back. Number users as well as the number websites have grown in a stable way, the technical resources for the internet connection constantly expanding. In the period of such strong growth, having a reliable source of information and comprehensive on all aspects related to the use of internet is very important for all businesses and individuals related to online market. 2.1 Purpose
The purpose of this report is to synthesize and analyze the growth of internet use and the situation of Vietnam to March 05/2012. This helps managers can take to be a factor over policies for the management, development of information technology in particular. It can also help us see the opportunities and potentials in the business. 2.2 Scope
This report will help organizations and individuals looking for business opportunities, create marketing strategies and use the maximum power from the internet. 2.3 Method
The information used in this report directly surveyed customers from the big cities, compiled from several sources on the internet and are taken from the Vietnam Internet Center (VNNIC) 2. INTERNET USAGE AND ACCESS
2.1. Internet usage in Vietnam
According to VNNIC (Vietnam Internet Network Information Center), 30,9 million people in Vietnam were using the internet to May 2012, representing 35% of the overall Vietnamese population. Internet penetration in Vietnam is similar to countries likes China, Philippines and Thailand. Vietnam has seen a more rapid growth of the internet over the last few years than most other countries in the region and is one of the fastest growing internet countries in the world.
2.2. Usage frequency and length:
Amongst the cities covered in NetCitizens study, internet penetration in urban Vietnam was measured at 56%. Men (60%) are online more often than females (50%). Internet penetration is higher in Metro Vietnam (Hanoi and HCMC) compared to smaller cities. Hanoi leads the internet penetration with 64%. In tier 1 cities (Da Nang, Can Tho, Nha Trang, Hai Phong), penetration is at around 57% and higher than in tier 2 cities. However, even in smaller cities internet penetration is nearly at 50%. Overall, it can be concluded that the majority of people living in urban Vietnam are actively using the internet In different ages, the use of Internet is also different. For the younger age group (15-24 years), almost Internet users (95%). Two thirds of people in the 25-34 age group Internet access. The level of Internet use is lower than for the group of elderly As predicted, people of higher economic sectors (TPKT) who have sufficient access to the Internet more than. The rate of Internet access for component A in excess of 70%, while this ratio below 10% for component E. For the average economic component (C / D), this ratio is about 30-50%. Internet users in Vietnam Internet access very often. Nearly 90% of Internet users access the Internet more than 1 time a week and more than 60% of daily visitors. Only a fraction of cereals Internet access (8%) use the Internet less than 1 time a week. In large cities (Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Da Nang), people access the Internet more frequently than in the smaller cities. Economic sectors with higher levels of trans thƣong Internet access is also higher. However, no correlation between the level of regular use and age
2.3. Places of internet access
Most people access the Internet at home (78%). Other places where people frequently visit the workplace (31%), and Internet service or Internet cafes (25%). On weekends, the rate of access from the workplace, schools and Internet service down. In...