If the internet is down for one day worldwide, the loss will be 43 billion US dollars. Most of these huge losses will be borne by China and America.
Recently, this information has been reported by Atlas VPN. According to the results of the study, if the internet service is stopped for a day around the world, the loss of China will be 10 billion US dollars and the loss of America will be 11 billion US dollars.
In addition, losses in the case of UK will be 3 billion, in Japan 2.7 billion and in Germany this loss will amount to 1.5 billion US dollars.
According to the report, if the internet is shut down for one day around the world, the least affected will be small island states like Tuvalu, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Nauru and Micronesia.
According to the report, Russia has suffered the most damage due to internet shutdowns in 2022. The loss amounts to 21.59 billion US dollars. In 2022, the Internet was shut down for a total of 7,407 hours in Russia due to various incidents. Three quarters of the total population of Russia were affected by the incident.
In the same year, India lost 184.3 million US dollars due to internet shutdowns. 120 million people in India have been affected due to government shutdowns at various times.
Countries like Iran, Myanmar, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan have suffered a lot due to internet shutdown in 2022.
In 2022, the total loss due to the government decisions of different countries around the world due to the shutdown of the Internet stood at 24.6 billion US dollars. Which is 337 percent more than in 2021.
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