Venezuela ranks 66th in GCI 2019.
Venezuela has improved its performance in Internet usage, 4G investment, and smartphone penetration. Investment in ICT has improved by 2 points over last year.
Volume of data traffic continues to increase, spurred by the popularity of social networks, the prevalence of smartphones and the use of mobile networks for data in preference to fixed-line Internet services. This indicates potential solutions to makeover the current recessive ICT environment. The government should be decisive in attracting more investment to update existing infrastructure and move towards fiber-optic network development.