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Africa e-learning market surpasses $2 Bn

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A new report from Research and Markets has the market for e-learning in Africa at $2.2 Billon in 2020.

Africa e-learning market reached a value of US$ 2.20 Billion in 2020 accoring to a new report published by Research and Markets. The report shows the Africa e-learning market growing at a CAGR of 11.5% during 2021-2026.

Elearning is gaining prominence in the African countries as classroom teaching is unable to meet the growing need to impart quality education. The African education system is underfunded with education institutes being situated in remote areas and lacking considerably qualified teaching staff. As a result of this, learners from different areas are encouraged towards adopting e-learning methods across all sectors: K-12 sector, post-secondary, corporate and government learning.

The report has segmented the market on the basis of type as packaged content, services and platform. Currently, packaged content accounts for the majority of the total market. The market is further segmented on the basis of technology, covering mobile learning, simulation based learning, game based learning, learning management system (LMS), etc.

Amongst these, mobile learning holds the majority of the market share. On a regional-basis, South Africa, Morocco, Nigeria, Tunisia, and Kenya emerge as countries where e-learning is gaining prominence rapidly. South Africa represents the largest region, accounting for nearly one-fourth of the African market.

The report is available from Research and Markets: Africa E-Learning Market: Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2021-2026