Infographic: How The Digital World Fuels the Economy

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You probably use the internet every day for tasks like reading the latest news, watching a cute cat video or even doing a little shopping. You pay, receive your confirmation e-mail and wait for your package to arrive. But how does your internet purchase affect things in the real world? In a very real and direct way. The internet accounts for around 3.4 percent of the GDP in 13 countries, and 21 percent of GDP growth in the last five years. Pretty crazy, right?

Check out the infographic below for more insights into how the digital world affects the global economy.


via: FEInternational

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