Technology Indian women 28% less likely than men to own a mobile phone: GSMA Updated : February 20, 2019 11:46 PM IST According to the GSMA's "2019 Mobile Gender Gap Report", just 42 percent of women in India are aware of the Internet, and that it can be used on a mobile phone. This is an increase from a meagre 19 per cent among women in India in 2017. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.