China is home to more than 1.1 billion 4G users, accounting for 74.6 % of mobile connections according to the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT).

The MIIT also noted that mobile internet users—which include users of both 3G and 4G—reached 1.3 billion at the end of October.

In August, the China Internet Network Information Centre (CNNIC) found that the total number of Chinese internet users exceeded 800 million.

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Chris Udemans

Christopher Udemans is a Shanghai-based data and graphics reporter. He covers Chinese artificial intelligence, mobility, and cybersecurity. You can contact him at chrisudemans [at] technode [dot] com.