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Internet Usage Statistics:
433,752 Internet users as of June, 2016;
72.6% of the population, according to ITU.


Macao - The Macau Special Administrative Region (SAR), commonly known as Macau or Macao is one of the two special administrative regions (SARs) of the People’s Republic of China (PRC), along with Hong Kong.

Portuguese traders first settled in Macau in the 16th century. After the Opium War in 1841, most of the foreign merchants in Macau left for Hong Kong, and as a result business and economic activities in Macau declined. Administered by Portugal until the handover in 1999, it was the oldest European colony in China. Since then Macau has developed industries such as textiles, electronics and toys, as well as a notable tourist industry, which boasts a wide range of hotels, resorts, stadiums, restaurants and casinos. What remains unchanged through Macau’s history is Macau’s strong economic links with Hong Kong, one of the East Asian Tigers and the Pearl River Delta region in mainland China. With a good infrastructure, Macau provides financial and banking services, staff training, transport and communications support.


Latest Population Estimate:
597,425 population for 2016, according to U.S. Census Bureau.

Latest GDP Estimate:
GDP per capita was US$ 88,700 for 2013, according to the I.M.F.

Macao Land Size (Area):
Macao has 28.6 sq km - Population Density is 20,889 persons per sq km.

Weather in Macao: Weather in Macao.

Travel to Macao: Tourism in Macao.

Internet Usage and Population Statistics:

YEAR

Users

Population

% Pen.

GDP p.c.*

Usage Source

2000

60,000

302,594

0.1 %

US$ 410

ITU

2001

40,000

3,000,164

0.5 %

US$ 500

ITU

2007

201,000

500,631

40.1 %

US$ 1,060

ITU

2009

259,000

559,846

46.3 %

US$ 1,060

ITU

2010

280,900

567,957

49.5 %

US$ 1,060

ITU

2016

433,752

597,425

72.6 %

US$ 88,700

ITU

Note: Per Capita GDP in US dollars, source: International Monetary Fund.

Macao Statistics
DSEC - Direction of Statistical Services and Census


Search Engines and Directories:
Macao Search Engines

Macao Open Directory


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Macao Profile

Macao in the Wikipedia
Macao history, politics, map, geography, economy,
demography, full information and links.


Macao in the CIA World Factbook
Macao information about the economy, geography, government,
population, communications, military and transnational issues.


BBC Macao Profile
Up to date resume about Macao leaders, history, main events,
map, flag, geography, news, politics and media links.

Macao e-Government Project
The Macao portal, with useful links.

Macao Information Page
The Macao portal, with useful information.

The Macau Daily Post
Macau's oldest and largest circulation English-language
newspaper.



Macao Telecommunications and Broadband Reports

Macao Telecoms Market Overview and Statistics Report
Armenia’s telecommunications sector is small but growing. With over 700,000 fixed-line subscribers for a population of nearly 4 million people, the level of investment in infrastructure and new services has begun to increase. There are, however, major structural issues to be addressed in the sector. Although ArmenTel, the country’s national telecom provider, was granted exclusive rights to the provision of all telecommunications services in Armenia until 2013 (apart from data services), a second mobile operator launched its network in mid-2005 after the government awarded a licence to K-Telecom. This report looks at the overall state of telecommunications in Armenia and provides a selection of pertinent market statistics.
See summary and table of contents


Central Asia Broadband and Internet Market Report
This 133 page report provides a comprehensive overview of the trends and developments in telecommunications, broadcasting and pay TV markets in Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bhutan, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Mongolia, Nepal, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan. Subjects covered include:

* Key Statistics
* Market and Industry Overviews
* Regulatory Environment
* Major Players (fixed and mobile)
* Infrastructure
* Mobile Voice and Data Markets
* Internet, VoIP, IPTV
* Broadband (FttH, DSL, cable TV, wireless)
* Convergence and Digital Media
See the table of contents and report summary here.


Broadband and Consumer E-Commerce in Macao

April 17th, 2016


Macau and Guangdong explore cross-border ecommerce platform
In recent years, China's e-commerce and online payment markets are getting mature and popular. Smartphone payments tools like Alipay and Wechat are now inseparable from public life. Yet, these markets are still at the beginning stage in Macau. An e-commerce expert from Guangdong suggested the two places to build together an online payment platform, or share a mature one.





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