The Mobile Gender Gap Report 2021

Categories : Mobile money & mobile technology, Technology and Operational Enablers


Author: GSMA

Owning a mobile phone and accessing the internet can be life changing. The scale and reach of mobile technology is enabling billions of people around the world to access crucial services and information to meet their life needs, often for the first time.

This report by GSMA highlights how the mobile gender gap continues to improve in South Asia, but less so in other regions. It explores the key barriers preventing women’s equal access to mobile internet as well as the rise of women’s smartphone ownership, notably in India.