Wealth and youth are more highly concentrated among digital consumers in Latin America as compared with their non-digital counterparts. Latin American digital consumers are more tightly concentrated in the 25-34 age bracket than other regions.
Mobile ads have lower ad blocking software use on mobile devices amongst American internet users. Whereas 17.7 percent of Internet users in the U.S. use ad blocking software on their laptop or desktop computer, only 9.6 percent used on their mobile devices.
Social advertising in all formats is gaining traction and will be among the key drivers of digital ad growth in the next five years. Social ad revenue is poised to climb to $30.8 billion by 2021, up from $15.5 billion this year.
Digital video advertising will grow faster than any other segment over the next five years, as consumers shift time spent online to phones and tablets. Revenue in this category is forecast to rise from $8.5 billion in 2016 to $23 billion in 2021.