This infographic illustrates the mCommerce market, from rising regions, to average order value, to mobile coupon use and payments.
2/3rds of respondents – who are aged 18-65 and hail from 12 markets – claimed to check their smartphone for new messages or activity at least every hour.
The majority of non-voice mobile time is likely being spent with apps rather than the mobile web.
6 in 10 mobile internet users from 14 key markets around the world say they typically go online to surf the web mostly (37%) or exclusively (23%) from their mobile phone.
If all the “digital natives” in the world combined to form their own country, it would be slightly larger than the US.
More than 25% of internet users in 17 different countries accessed or posted on Google+ at least once a month that quarter.
According to comScore, between April 2011 & April 2012, Italy posted the highest growth in the continent, at 24%, & the fourth-highest growth rate in the world.
China beats out Brazil as the developing market with the most near-term eCommerce potential, according to a study released in June 2012 by A.T. Kearney.