The average monthly Statistics usage per subscriber has Witnessed That a manifold Increase to 1.6GB in September 2017 from Approximately 70MB three years ago, helped by strong growth in subscriber base Throughout the country, IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad has informed That the Parliament. There has also been a substantial increase in adoption of electronic payments and digital delivery of solutions, Prasad stated in a written response to the Lok Sabha.
“(According to TRAI), the typical data use per subscriber per month has been 70.10MB in June 2014. This climbed to 1600MB in September 2017,” he explained.
The total foundation of wireless subscribers stood at 1.18 billion, while that in rural regions was 498.28 million in September 2017, ” the Minister explained.
Prasad stated Common Services Centres (CSCs) are taking electronic services to every corner of India, especially in rural locations.
According to November 30, 2017, a total of 2,71,311 CSCs were busy and transacting for delivery of e-services throughout the nation, one of which 1.73 lakh have been in Gram Panchayat level.
Additionally, the amount of e-transactions as captured on e-Taal (Electronic Presence Aggregation and Analysis Twist) portal site have increased from 241 crores in 2013 to over 3,013 crores in 2017, he added.