Country Comparison > Internet hosts

RankCountryInternet hosts
1United States498,000,000
2Japan63,466,000
3Italy25,456,000
4Brazil23,790,000
5Germany20,416,000
6China19,772,000
7Australia16,952,000
8France16,840,000
9Mexico15,165,000
10Russia13,758,000
11Netherlands13,715,000
12Poland12,928,000
13Argentina10,928,000
14Canada8,515,000
15United Kingdom8,409,000
16India6,738,000
17Taiwan6,166,000
18Sweden5,727,000
19Switzerland5,249,000
20Belgium5,180,000
21South Africa4,835,000
22Finland4,700,000
23Denmark4,285,000
24Colombia4,281,000
25Spain4,232,000
26Czech Republic4,140,000
27Portugal3,664,000
28Turkey3,625,000
29Norway3,584,000
30Austria3,445,000
31Thailand3,278,000
32Greece3,115,000
33Hungary3,064,000
34New Zealand3,028,000
35Romania2,702,000
36Israel2,179,000
37Ukraine1,997,000
38Singapore1,932,000
39Chile1,854,000
40Slovakia1,387,000
41Ireland1,380,000
42Indonesia1,342,000
43Lithuania1,184,000
44Serbia1,102,000
45Uruguay945,826
46Bulgaria937,195
47Venezuela888,028
48Hong Kong861,516
49Estonia848,009
50Croatia725,521
51Moldova696,685
52Philippines452,050
53Slovenia417,984
54Dominican Republic404,057
55United Arab Emirates371,969
56Malaysia363,007
57Iceland360,910
58Georgia358,109
59Guatemala346,834
60Pakistan340,834
61Latvia315,889
62Belarus302,560
63Korea, South293,862
64Paraguay278,473
65Morocco278,075
66Luxembourg253,959
67Trinidad and Tobago241,640
68Peru232,515
69Egypt200,336
70Armenia192,541
71Nicaragua176,985
72Vietnam175,612
73Bolivia167,769
74Iran167,453
75Ecuador162,281
76Saudi Arabia147,202
77Costa Rica146,164
78Bosnia and Herzegovina146,152
79Tuvalu138,579
80Kyrgyzstan116,586
81Mozambique82,804
82Niue78,927
83Namibia77,948
84Turks and Caicos Islands72,591
85Kenya69,914
86Bangladesh69,285
87Kazakhstan65,988
88Lebanon64,525
89Macedonia62,718
90Ghana60,282
91Cocos (Keeling) Islands58,130
92Uzbekistan56,334
93British Indian Ocean Territory54,452
94Mauritius51,123
95Brunei49,403
96Jordan49,083
97Bahrain46,035
98Nepal41,532
99Aruba40,894
100French Polynesia37,360
101New Caledonia33,904
102Yemen33,279
103Uganda33,082
104Madagascar32,537
105Zimbabwe30,650
106Azerbaijan29,968
107Andorra28,131
108Honduras27,074
109Tanzania25,832
110Monaco25,674
111Guyana24,840
112Cayman Islands23,079
113Fiji22,754
114El Salvador22,372
115Mongolia20,865
116Tonga20,766
117Bahamas, The20,674
118Bermuda20,527
119Angola20,269
120Samoa18,074
121Libya17,787
122Zambia16,372
123Greenland15,639
124Albania15,505
125Bhutan14,714
126Malta14,687
127Cambodia13,768
128Oman13,488
129Antigua and Barbuda11,844
130San Marino11,097
131Panama10,984
132Liechtenstein9,969
133Montenegro9,915
134Cameroon9,553
135Sri Lanka8,652
136Cote d'Ivoire8,598
137Nauru8,161
138Antarctica7,763
139Faroe Islands7,595
140Belize7,464
141Saint Helena6,724
142Vanuatu5,656
143Virgin Islands4,876
144Papua New Guinea4,847
145Micronesia, Federated States of4,638
146Solomon Islands4,354
147Tajikistan4,268
148Jamaica3,897
149Cook Islands3,565
150Gibraltar3,445
151Christmas Island3,265
152Cuba3,196
153Maldives3,054
154Wallis and Futuna2,750
155Kuwait2,730
156Swaziland2,706
157Botswana2,674
158Congo, Democratic Republic of the2,514
159Montserrat2,470
160American Samoa2,368
161Burkina Faso1,833
162Sao Tome and Principe1,646
163Lesotho1,581
164Tokelau1,550
165Laos1,526
166Barbados1,522
167Rwanda1,277
168Togo1,165
169Malawi1,092
170Burma1,033
171Nigeria936
172Qatar887
173Isle of Man881
174Eritrea870
175Dominica722
176Turkmenistan717
177Tunisia575
178Algeria561
179Haiti541
180British Virgin Islands505
181Benin495
182Gambia, The491
183Puerto Rico458
184South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands441
185Mali438
186Syria420
187Saint Vincent and the Grenadines336
188Kiribati328
189Macau284
190Anguilla283
191Sierra Leone280
192Jersey255
193Seychelles238
194Burundi236
195Niger229
196Guernsey224
197Senegal217
198East Timor210
199Djibouti209
200Suriname186
201Ethiopia167
202Afghanistan121
203Norfolk Island120
204Somalia113
205Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)111
206Gabon103
207Holy See (Vatican City)102
208Saint Lucia90
209Sudan90
210Guinea-Bissau86
211Grenada71
212Saint Kitts and Nevis52
213Congo, Republic of the43
214French Southern and Antarctic Lands34
215Cape Verde31
216Mauritania28
217Pitcairn Islands27
218Guam23
219Iraq23
220Central African Republic20
221Northern Mariana Islands17
222Comoros15
223Guinea15
224Liberia7
225Korea, North7
226Equatorial Guinea7
227Bouvet Island6
228Chad5
229Palau4
230Marshall Islands3
231Saint Pierre and Miquelon2

Definition: This entry lists the number of Internet hosts available within a country. An Internet host is a computer connected directly to the Internet; normally an Internet Service Provider's (ISP) computer is a host. Internet users may use either a hard-wired terminal, at an institution with a mainframe computer connected directly to the Internet, or may connect remotely by way of a modem via telephone line, cable, or satellite to the Internet Service Provider's host computer. The number of hosts is one indicator of the extent of Internet connectivity.

Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012

See also: Internet hosts map

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