Info-communications statistics covers the field of usage of information and communication technologies, their impact on the society. Its three main areas are data on households, enterprises and the public sector. For instance, data regarding access and use of ICT equipment, ICT infrastructure, telecommunication networks, electronic communication, e-administration, e-commerce, broadband-spreading belong to this topics of this subject matter.
Share of information, communication in gross value added
Share of the information, communication section in the gross value added of the national economy, calculated at current base price.
Mobile market further expanded, the number of subscriptions increased by 5.5% compared to the 3rd quarter of 2018. Within it monthly subscriptions play an ever growing part, their proportion reached 70%. The number of internet subscriptions grew by 3.5%, the fixed-line and the wireless segments came along in a similar proportion. Mobile internet subscriptions surpassed 7 million, mobile network data traffic increased by one and a half time in one year.
In 2018, the Hungarian economy performed 4.9% better compared to the previous year. In parallel with economic growth, the labour market continued to expand dynamically. An important pillar of GDP growth was the improvement in the willingness of economic stakeholders to invest and the use of EU funds. In 2018, among factors influencing population number, the number of births declined faster than that of deaths. So the natural decline of the population continued. The total fertility rate was the same as in 2017, and the inclination to have children was significantly above the 2011 low.