A recent global study suggested that UAE has the highest number of downloaded Virtual Private Networks (VPNs) across the world during the first half of 2020.
Atlas VPN published that one of every 2.58 people use a VPN service in the country, which was a population of 9.89 million. The study revealed that 3,829,729 people in the UAE have downloaded VPN apps from January to June alone.
Top 5 countries with the highest number of downloads:
1. UAE (38.72%)
2. Qatar (27.95%)
3. Oman (23.82%)
4. Saudi Arabia (15.54%)
5. Kuwait (13.01%)
Countries with the least number of downloaded VPNs are:
1. Madagascar (0.08%)
2. Kenya (0.31%)
3. Uzbekistan (0.60%)