The US differs from some European countries when it comes to the popularity of various messaging apps.
This infographic illustrates the mCommerce market, from rising regions, to average order value, to mobile coupon use and payments.
Almost 1 in 10 (9%) of unique visitors to websites in the US (desktop-only) block ads.
Almost 7 in 10 ‘opinion elites’ in the 16 countries tracked said that more so than in the past.
China and the UK, have much higher proportions of online-to-total retail sales than the US, and ecommerce trends in each market are unique.
Globally, payments over mobile devices represented 23.3% of total online payments during Q3.
Three-quarters of internet users across 50 markets around the world report watching traditional TV on a daily basis, compared to one-quarter who report watching video on a digital device with that frequency.
On a country-by-country basis, the US is by far the leader in total media ad spending.
Digital ad spending in Germany rose by over 9% in 2013 and will grow by a further 9.0% this year.
It is estimated that 60% of display ad spending in the Netherlands would be programmatic by 2017.