Two-thirds of adults worldwide, 66.5 percent, will own smartphones next year, according to new forecasts from media measurement company Zenith.
But growth in smartphone ownership has been slowing for some time as many markets reach saturation. Smartphone ownership increased 10 percent this year and is expected to grow 7 percent in 2018. Last year it rose 14 percent.
The Netherlands leads with 94 percent of its adult population owning a smartphone in 2018. It’s one of five countries with penetration above 90 percent. In the U.S. and the U.K. nearly 70 percent will own smartphones next year. Pakistan will have the lowest smartphone penetration at 36 percent.
Mobile devices will account for 73 percent of internet consumption in 2018 and 59 percent of ad spending, according to Zenith.
Zenith’s measurements cover 52 countries and 65 percent of the world’s population.
This article originally appeared on Recode.net.