|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 - 5/20/2013 11:08:54 PM
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
In much of the world, these sorts of precautions are sorely lacking: For example, despite the success of information technology in Africa, only 10 countries on the continent ... relating to the collection, use, and sharing of that data.
TV-Related Social Media Use Is Primarily Driven by Functional, Communal and Playful Factors, According to New Multi-Country Research from Viacom
Yahoo! Finance - 5/21/2013 2:10:51 PM
NEW YORK and LONDON, May 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Viacom (NASDAQ: VIAB, VIA) and its Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) division today unveiled the results of "When Networks Network: TV Gets Social," its new multi-country study ...
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
About 222 million women in developing countries want to use birth control but aren’t currently able to access a modern contraceptive method, and nearly three quarters of those women live in the world’s poorest countries. “Unless the ...
How America Became a Third World Country
The Huffington Post - 5/21/2013 4:41:10 PM
The streets are so much darker now, since money for streetlights ... The resulting world-class infrastructure, educated workforce, and technological revolution fed a robust private sector. Austerity Fever In the early years of the twenty-first ...
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 ... A group of visiting Bangladesh officials continued meetings in Washington on Friday with Secretary of State John F. Kerry and others, hoping to convince the United States they are serious ...
World Bank boosts funds for Syria refugees, Africa
Reuters - 5/21/2013 6:42:52 PM
"There will be significant amounts of new funding going to Jordan in the very near future to deal with this crisis," he said in an interview, after a speech at the U.N. World Health Assembly in Geneva. Jordan is one of Syria's four immediate ...
Syria Is Once Again Cut Off from the Internet and the World [UPDATE]
Softpedia - 5/15/2013 3:43:52 PM
The government doesn't want rebels using the internet to organize or, alternatively, it doesn't want things getting out of the country. Either way the end result is the same, Syria is once again cut off from the world. The fact that there's no internet ...
European Internet Users Urge Regulators to "Rein in Google" on Privacy Concerns
Yahoo! Finance - 5/19/2013 2:49:01 PM
Internet users have instructed lawyers to press European internet ... Google makes that much money from its operations in just one country in less than two hours. It simply is not a deterrent." Consumers in the UK have already launched a ...
The Best and Worst Places in the World for Mothers
The Huffington Post - 5/17/2013 10:15:12 PM
Last week, Save the Children released its 14 th annual State of the World's Mothers report, ranking the best and worst countries to be a mother. I've been tracking this report for years, and while it's always sobering to see how many countries, including ...
Countries And Cities Can Learn From Smart Businesses: It's All About Reputation
Forbes - 5/17/2013 12:21:04 PM
A good reputation is their ticket to the immense sums at stake in today’s interconnected and interdependent world ... measure to the Internet and social media – nothing travels faster than bad news. BR – Can countries manage their ...
Creative Unveils the World's First Self-Calibrating Wireless Speaker System -- the Creative D5xm Intelligent Wireless Speakers
SYS-CON Media - 5/21/2013 5:59:55 PM
The Creative Dxm Signature Series is the world's first self ... are pre-set sound profiles for specific types of audio content, allowing the speakers to adapt to different genres of content and enabling users to enhance their music, movie, and game audio.
World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim’s Speech at World Health Assembly: Poverty, Health and the Human Future
The World Bank Group - 5/21/2013 6:42:52 PM
Shakeba and her new baby are thriving. Improving health systems literally means life or death for many mothers and children ... The study found that babies were putting on more weight, and that children were growing faster.
The 9 Most Obese Countries in the World
The Motley Fool - 5/21/2013 4:52:30 AM
The world is expanding, but unfortunately it's not ... but it'll also take a conscientious effort by the people living there to lead healthier lives. I do feel there's ample hope down the road for a slimmer global population and plenty of ...