|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
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World's most dramatic city as you've never seen it before: Stunning timelapse video of Dubai shows hustle and bustle of life around skyscrapers and mosques
Daily Mail - 5/19/2013 10:24:09 AM
Last year Dubai was the 22nd most expensive city in the world, and the most expensive city in the Middle East. Dubai has also been rated as one of the best places to live in the Middle East.
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Daily Mail - 5/19/2013 12:40:10 PM
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Western-backed biometrics programs for the developing world could put data in the wrong hands.
Slate - 5/17/2013 3:48:39 PM
Systems that would be controversial—if not outright rejected—in the West because of the threat they pose to civil liberties are being implemented in many developing countries, often with the support of Western donors. The twin goals of ...
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Wired News - 5/15/2013 10:24:44 PM
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‘Poor countries lagging in modern contraceptive use’
The Hindu - 5/19/2013 1:20:08 AM
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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 ...
European Internet Users Urge Regulators to "Rein in Google" on Privacy Concerns
Bloomberg - 5/19/2013 3:17:39 PM
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World hunger 'could be eradicated'
Express.co.uk - 5/19/2013 2:38:52 AM
Its report Who Pays the Price? Hunger: The Hidden Cost of Tax Injustice, says 50 billion US dollars (£33 billion) plus would be raised every year if governments ended tax haven secrecy and curtailed profit-shifting and tax dodging by multinationals in ...
Internet Users Urge Regulator to "Rein in Google" on Privacy Concerns
Bloomberg - 5/19/2013 10:17:00 AM
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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
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Syria hit by yet another Internet outage
CNET News - 5/15/2013 12:09:07 PM
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Media Bistro - 5/19/2013 1:30:16 PM
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China has world's largest new media market: report
English Eastday - 5/15/2013 8:20:03 AM
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Number of internet, cell phone users soars in Brazil
Xinhua News Agency - 5/17/2013 1:51:08 AM
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