Technology Just 25% adults use Internet in India, says Pew survey Updated : June 20, 2018 02:57 PM IST South Korea stands out as the most heavily connected society, with 96 percent of adults reporting Internet use, showed the the survey conducted in 37 countries. Smartphone ownership among adults in India went up from 12 percent in 2013 to 22 per cent in 2017, while social media use went up from eight to 20 percent during the same period. 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.