|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
From snail mail to 4G, China celebrates 20 years of Internet connectivity
CNN - 4/23/2014 11:01:45 PM
A consumer in a hinterland country town can buy the very latest ... In 2008, China's Internet users reached 298 million, surpassing the United States as the world's biggest Internet population. At the end of last year, that grew to 618 million, about ...
Happy Anniversary to China’s [Censored] Internet
The Jakarta Globe - 4/24/2014 9:46:00 AM
Twenty years ago this week, China became the 77th country to connect to the Internet ... China is now home to the world’s largest population of Internet users. Its social media platforms are some of the world’s most innovative. And its premier online ...
Brazil's senate passes Internet legislation ahead of NETmundial conference
PC World - 4/21/2014 11:54:14 PM
Brazil’s Federal Senate has passed a proposed Internet law that aims to guarantee freedom of expression and privacy to the country’s Internet users, and also requires ... guarantee real rights in a virtual world, Rousseff wrote in a Twitter message ...
China's Internet users grow to 591 million
PC World - 7/17/2013 10:47:14 AM
During the first half of this year, the country added a total of 26 million new Internet users. China has the world’s largest Internet population, but still a vast swath of Chinese rarely go online, if ever. Many Chinese still lack knowledge of computers ...
We're heading for a decentralized Internet, but will we get there by 2015?
Deutsche Welle - 4/24/2014 1:06:26 PM
Now it has 13 percent of the world's Internet users. So you can't have one country having 95 percent of the control anymore," agrees Heath. The question is whether it will happen in time for the transfer. "[The US] has strictly ruled out any single ...
The World's Top 9 Countries With The Fastest Internet Speeds: Akamai
The Huffington Post - 10/28/2011 3:41:03 PM
Akamai, a company that collects data about Internet use, says it gets over 1 trillion ... among other things, the world's fastest and slowest Internet connections by country. In order to be included in the report, a country must have made more than 25,000 ...
What the World Would Look Like If Countries Were As Big As Their Online Populations
The Atlantic - 10/10/2013 4:01:37 PM
and Japan alone host more Internet users than Europe and North America combined. Second, few of the world’s largest Internet countries fall into the top category (>80%) of Internet penetration (and indeed India falls into the lowest category, at <20% ...
China online: Country says it has most Internet users, with 253 million
New York Daily News - 7/24/2008 11:57:16 PM
BEIJING- China's booming Internet population has surpassed the United States to become the world's biggest, with 253 million people online despite government controls on Web use, according to government data reported Friday. The latest figure on Web use ...
The World's Most Popular Sites by Country and Internet Users – Map
Softpedia News - 10/4/2013 6:24:44 PM
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Here's A World Map Adjusted for Each Country's Internet Population
Gizmodo - 10/10/2013 7:43:31 PM
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One-Fifth Of Women In Developing World Countries Think Internet Use Is Inappropriate For Them
Fast Company - 1/15/2013 1:19:51 PM
A study released by Intel Corporation on women and the Internet has found some interesting trends. Researchers, who consulted with the U.S. State Department and UN Women, found that one-fifth of women in some countries feel that it would be inappropriate ...
Australia’s internet speeding up, but failing to keep pace with other countries
theguardian.com - 4/24/2014 4:31:02 AM
Average Australian connection speeds increased by 27% in 2013 to reach 5.8 megabits per second (Mbps) in the December quarter, according to Akamai Technologies' latest State of the Internet report. But the country ... of Australian users with "high ...
China Surpasses U.S. in Number of Internet Users
New York Times - 7/25/2008 11:56:05 PM
SHANGHAI — China said the number of Internet users in the country reached about 253 million last month, putting it ahead of the United States as the world’s biggest Internet market. The estimate, based on a national phone survey and released on ...
Which Country Has the World's Fastest Internet? [INFOGRAPHIC]
Mashable - 9/21/2011 9:01:07 AM
a speed that would make even a 1990s dial-up Internet user cringe. Most of the world's slowest countries on Pando's list are located in Africa, where broadband access is sparse and mobile is often the most prevalent point of access for users. However ...
What Is Internet Governance?
Council on Foreign Relations - 4/23/2014 3:45:06 PM
The Washington, DC-based research and advocacy nonprofit found that more than half of the countries assessed experienced a decline in Internet freedom, including the United States. Roughly half the world's Internet users experience some form of censor ...