Data for: Structural equation modeling applied to internet consumption forecast in Brazil
Variables Economic: Domestic credit to private sector; GDP; GDP per capita; Gross capital formation; Gross domestic income; Gross domestic savings; Gross national expenditure; Gross savings; Net investment in nonfinancial assets; Population, total; Unemployment rate (World Bank, 2019c) Innovation: R&D employees IBGE and Firms IBGE (2019c); Firms that spend on R&D (World Bank, 2019a), R&D expenditure, Researchers in R&D and Technicians in R&D (UNESCO, 2019); and Scientific and technical journal articles (NSF, 2019). Internet supply: Households with computers IBGE and Households connected to the internet IBGE (2019a); Fixed broadband subscriptions, Fixed telephone subscriptions and Individuals using the Internet (ITU, 2019). Technologic: Telecommunications employees, Telecommunications companies, Information and communications technology employees and Information and communications technology companies (IBGE, 2019c); Valores do Índice de Serviços de Telecomunicações (Anatel, 2019); Investment in ICT with private participation (World Bank, 2019b); Information and communication sector activity Index IBGE (2019b); High-technology exports (United Nations, 2019). Internet consumption: Internet consumption (ITU, 2018). References ANATEL (2019). Valores do Índice de Serviços de Telecomunicações (IST). Retrieved January 02, 2020, form https://anatel.gov.br/setorregulado/tarifas-e-precos/valores-do-indice-de-servicos-de-telecomunicacoes-ist. IBGE (2019a). Domicílios particulares permanentes (existência de microcomputador, acesso à Internet e tipo de telefone). Retrieved January 02, 2020, form https://sidra.ibge.gov.br/tabela/2387. IBGE (2019b). Série encadeada do índice de volume trimestral da atividade de informação e comunicação. Retrieved January 02, 2020, form https://sidra.ibge.gov.br/tabela/1620 IBGE (2019c). Unidades locais e pessoal ocupado por atividade. Retrieved January 02, 2020, form https://sidra.ibge.gov.br/tabela/988. ITU (2018). Measuring the Information Society Report 2017. Geneva: ITU. Retrieved January 02, 2020, form https://www.itu.int/en/ITU-D/Statistics/Documents/publications/misr2018/MISR-2018-Vol-1-E.pdf. ITU (2019). World Telecommunication/ICT Development Report and database. NSF (2019). Science and Engineering Indicators. Retrieved January 02, 2020, form https://www.nsf.gov/statistics. UNESCO (2019). Institute for Statistics, Science, Technology & Innovation. Retrieved January 02, 2020, form http://uis.unesco.org. United Nations (2019). Comtrade database through the WITS platform. Retrieved January 02, 2020, form https://comtrade.un.org. World Bank (2019a). Enterprise Surveys. Retrieved January 02, 2020, form http://www.enterprisesurveys.org. World Bank (2019b). Private Participation in Infrastructure Project Database. Retrieved January 02, 2020, form http://ppi.worldbank.org. World Bank (2019c). World Development Indicators. Retrieved January 02, 2020, form https://databank.worldbank.org/source/world-development-indicators.
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The necessary steps for reproducing the calculations are detailed in Libório et al. (2020). Libório, M. P., Ekel, P. Y., Lyrio, R. D. M., Bernardes, P., Soares, G. L., & Machado-Coelho, T. M. (2020). Structural Equation Modeling Applied to Internet Consumption Forecast in Brazil. IEEE Access, 8, 161816-161824.