In the Russian daily Internet use 50.1 million people, representing 43% of the total population of the country.These data are presented in the study of the Fund "Public opinion".
The document provides figures for the first nine years of the dynamics of which implies that the winter of 2003 and 2004. in the Russian daily Internet audience numbered only 3.8 million people, or 3% of the population.
For the year’s daily audience of Russian Internet increased by 13%. The number of those who at least once a month comes to network grew by 11%, now it’s 64.4 million people.
The biggest internet penetration in Moscow and St. Peterubrge — 71% and 70%, respectively. In the cities of over one million, it is 62% in cities with a population of less than 100 million people — 54% in rural areas — 41%.
In the past in the past year was the most active growth in the number of Internet users (6 percentage points), while in Moscow and St. Petersburg, more of them by only one percent.