|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
State Dept. Report Says Countries Have Repressed Religious Freedom With Laws
New York Times - 5/21/2013 1:10:36 AM
WASHINGTON — Countries around the world, including allies of the United States, have used laws on blasphemy and apostasy to suppress political opponents, the State Department said on Monday in an annual report chronicling a grim decline in ...
OAS study says countries should consider decriminalizing drug use
Los Angeles Times - 5/16/2013 11:56:36 PM
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
Aadhaar has already enrolled 240 million people ... and not blindly rush into the creation of surveillance states in the name of development and poverty alleviation. Donors and aid organizations need to remember that the other 5 billion deserve ...
European Internet Users Urge Regulators to "Rein in Google" on Privacy Concerns
Bloomberg - 5/19/2013 3:17:39 PM
European Internet Users Urge Regulators to "Rein in Google" on Privacy Concerns PR Newswire LONDON, May 19, 2013 LONDON, May 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Internet users have instructed lawyers to press European internet regulators to take robust ...
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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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 ...
Poor Countries Lack Modern Contraception
Voice of America - 5/20/2013 9:54:20 AM
A new study says little is being done to meet the growing demand for modern contraception methods in poor countries. The Guttmacher Institute says there’s an increasing desire for smaller families. Guttmacher says between 2003 and 2012 the ...
A Stronger World Trade Organization Is Good for America
Businessweek - 5/20/2013 5:03:50 PM
The World Trade Organization, meanwhile ... Regional and bilateral agreements are simply a distraction. Kenny is a fellow at the Center for Global Development and the New America Foundation.
World Growing Less Tolerant of Muslims, Jews: Report
Newser - 5/20/2013 8:45:44 PM
(Newser) – Anti-Islamic and anti-Semitic sentiments are growing in many countries around the world, according to a new US State Department report. Venezuela, Egypt, and Iran in particular are singled out for anti-Semitism—the report says the ...
The Best and Worst Places in the World for Mothers
The Huffington Post - 5/17/2013 10:15:12 PM
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Editorial: Clothing the world shouldn’t be a death sentence
Dallas Morning News - 5/20/2013 3:49:16 AM
That imagery represents an uncomfortable truth about capitalism and global trade: Products marketed by mass retailers in Dallas, New York or London often originate in factories whose labor and safety rules wouldn’t pass U.S. or European standards.
Countries And Cities Can Learn From Smart Businesses: It's All About Reputation
Forbes - 5/17/2013 12:21:04 PM
Bruce Rogers – Should countries, cities, places in general, be worrying about their reputation like companies do? Nicolas Georges Trad: Think about it. When you book a trip, do you consider the destination’s reputation before buying your ticket?
Brazil's stadiums ready for World Cup soccer warm-up in June
Yahoo! News - 5/17/2013 11:55:25 PM
BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff took a swipe at the naysayers on Monday as she officially inaugurated the last of six stadiums that Brazil will use next month to ... Brazilians by saying the country needed a "kick up the backside ...
The 9 Most Obese Countries in the World
Daily Finance - 5/20/2013 6:22:34 PM
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Evolution of billion-dollar online gaming industry taking world by storm (Video)
examiner.com - 5/17/2013 3:20:01 PM
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