|61||United Arab Emirates||3,449,000|
|84||Bosnia and Herzegovina||1,422,000|
|112||Trinidad and Tobago||593,000|
|128||Congo, Democratic Republic of the||290,000|
|132||Congo, Republic of the||245,200|
|148||Papua New Guinea||125,000|
|165||Saint Vincent and the Grenadines||76,000|
|168||Antigua and Barbuda||65,000|
|180||Sao Tome and Principe||26,700|
|188||Central African Republic||22,600|
|192||Micronesia, Federated States of||17,000|
|194||Saint Kitts and Nevis||17,000|
|203||British Virgin Islands||4,000|
|205||Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)||2,900|
|208||Wallis and Futuna||1,300|
Definition: This entry gives the number of users within a country that access the Internet. Statistics vary from country to country and may include users who access the Internet at least several times a week to those who access it only once within a period of several months.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: Internet users map
OAS study says countries should consider decriminalizing drug use
Los Angeles Times - 5/18/2013 12:52:41 AM
BOGOTA, Colombia — The Organization of American States said Friday that countries should consider decriminalizing drug use, a shift backed by several Latin American leaders but opposed by the United States. Decriminalization could be one of ...
Western-backed biometrics programs for the developing world could put data in the wrong hands.
Slate - 5/17/2013 3:48:39 PM
Kenya is a good example of how these programs can go wrong. In the country’s recent election ... Without broader reforms—including rules for who may or may not access identity details—novel identification infrastructures will become ...
A Facebook of two halves: Lives of Mr and Mrs Average charted online show how women discuss TV at 44 and men lose interest in their careers at 30
Daily Mail - 5/19/2013 12:40:10 PM
Ever felt like you have nothing in common with your partner and conversation is a struggle? Well the root of the problem may simply lie in the fact that you are too close in age. A unique study of 1million Facebook users has found that men and ...
Is It Wrong to Use Data From the World’s First ‘Nice’ Botnet?
Wired News - 5/15/2013 10:24:44 PM
How the Internet Census 2012 views the internet (inspired by xkcd). Image: Internet Census When Morgan Marquis-Boire heard about the Internet Census 2012, he was excited. Marquis-Boire, a Google engineer by day, spends his spare time looking for state ...
European Internet Users Urge Regulators to "Rein in Google" on Privacy Concerns
Bloomberg - 5/19/2013 3:17:39 PM
The sanctions proposed by the campaigners include: o Clear warnings on Google's search home page explaining how and why data is collected and tracked; o Reversing Google's merger of all data across its services or, if that isn't possible ...
ILO, World Bank demand labor changes in Bangladesh
Washington Post - 5/17/2013 11:26:47 PM
The International Labor Organization and World Bank have refused to let Bangladesh join a textile industry monitoring program until the country overhauls its labor laws and conditions for unions improve, according to a top ILO official. The strict stance ...
In The World’s Poorest Countries, Demand For Birth Control Is Increasing But Access To It Isn’t
Think Progress - 5/17/2013 3:34:20 PM
Developing nations around the world aren’t doing enough to ensure that women have access to the family planning services they need, a new report from the Guttmacher Institute finds. The women who want to prevent pregnancy but don’t have ...
This Week On Twitter: Get More Retweets, Vine Marketing, Top 15 Twitter Countries Worldwide
Media Bistro - 5/19/2013 1:30:16 PM
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World Bank injects $30 million into Lebanon poverty program
Lebanon Daily Star - 5/20/2013 12:57:28 AM
BEIRUT: The World Bank has approved a $30 million soft loan aimed at supporting a government initiative to improve access to basic services in impoverishedparts of the country. “The Social Protection and Promotion Project approved by the World Bank Board ...
Syria hit by yet another Internet outage
CNET News - 5/15/2013 12:09:07 PM
A tweet from the state-run Syrian news agency says that workers are trying to fix the problem and get the Internet back as soon as possible. Content delivery network Akamai also confirmed the outage via an image showing a flatline in Syrian Internet ...
10 Countries That Commit The Most Cyber-Attacks
Yahoo! - 5/20/2013 12:07:21 AM
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China has world's largest new media market: report
English Eastday - 5/15/2013 8:20:03 AM
BEIJING, May 15 -- China has the world's largest new media market, highlighted by the country's growing Internet penetration ... with the number of mobile Internet users hitting 420 million. China's Internet penetration rate has exceeded 42 percent and ...
Number of internet, cell phone users soars in Brazil
Xinhua News Agency - 5/17/2013 1:51:08 AM
The number of internet and cell phone users in Brazil has significantly increased since 2005 as more people from the middle and low classes have got access to them, official statistics showed Thursday. The tally of internet users rose 143.8 ...
Editorial: Clothing the world shouldn’t be a death sentence
Dallas Morning News - 5/20/2013 3:49:16 AM
What happened at Rana Plaza is worse than deplorable. At the time of the collapse, 3,000 people were inside the factory, which was built on a swamp, in violation of local construction rules. Nor was this the first deadly sweatshop incident in ...
The Best and Worst Places in the World for Mothers
The Huffington Post - 5/17/2013 10:15:12 PM
Afghanistan is great example. In 2011 it was ranked the absolute worst country in the world for mothers. Two short years later, it's more than 30 spots higher on the Mothers' Index (ranking 145 out of 176 countries in 2013). "The reason for the improvement ...