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Middle East Internet Usage & Population Statistics


INTERNET USERS IN 2015 IN THE MIDDLE EAST AND THE WORLD

MIDDLE EAST REGION

Population
( 2015 Est. )

Pop. %
of World

Internet Users,
30-Nov-2015

% Population
(Penetration)

Internet
% Users

Facebook
15-Nov-2015

Total Middle East

236,137,235

3.3 %

123,172,132

52.2 %

3.7 %

49,400,000

Rest of the World

7,023,765,008

96.7 %

3,243,087,924

46.2 %

96.3 %

1,465,804,150

WORLD TOTAL

7,259,902,243

100.0 %

3,366,260,056

46.4 %

100.0 %

1,515,204,150

NOTES: (1) Internet Usage and Population Statistics for the Middle East were updated for November 30, 2015. (2) Facebook subscribers were updated for November 15, 2015. (3) Population estimates are based on data contained mainly in the US Census Bureau and Official Local Bureaus. (4) The most recent Internet stats come mainly from data published by Nielsen Online , ITU , Facebook and other trustworthy sources. (5) Data on this site may be cited, giving the due credit and establishing an active link back to InternetWorldStats.com . Copyright © 2016, Miniwatts Marketing Group. All rights reserved worldwide.


Middle East Internet Penetration


Middle East Internet Users, Population and Facebook Statistics 2015

MIDDLE EAST

Population
( 2015 Est. )

Users, in
Dec/2000

Internet Usage
30-Nov-2015

% Population
(Penetration)

Internet
% users

Facebook
15-Nov-2015

Bahrain

1,346,613

40,000

1,297,500

96.4 %

1.1 %

700,000

Iran

81,824,270

250,000

46,800,000

57.2 %

38.0 %

n/a

Iraq

33,309,836

12,500

11,000,000

33.0 %

8.9 %

11,000,000

Israel

7,935,149

1,270,000

5,928,772

74.7 %

4.8 %

4,400,000

Jordan

6,623,279

127,300

5,700,000

86.1 %

4.6 %

4,100,000

Kuwait

3,996,899

150,000

3,145,559

78.7 %

2.6 %

1,900,000

Lebanon

4,151,234

300,000

3,336,517

80.4 %

2.7 %

2,600,000

Oman

3,286,936

90,000

2,584,316

78.6 %

2.1 %

1,200,000

Palestine (West Bk.)

2,785,366

35,000

1,800,000

64.6 %

1.5 %

1,800,000

Qatar

2,194,817

30,000

2,016,400

91.9 %

1.6 %

1,700,000

Saudi Arabia

27,752,316

200,000

18,300,000

65.9 %

14.9 %

12,000,000

Syria

22,878,524

30,000

6,426,577

28.1 %

5.2 %

n/a

United Arab Emirates

9,445,624

735,000

8,807,226

93.2 %

7.2 %

6,300,000

Yemen

26,737,317

15,000

6,029,265

22.6 %

4.9 %

1,700,000

Gaza Strip

1,869,055

n/a

see Palestina

n/a

n/a

see Palestina

TOTAL Middle East

236,137,235

3,284,800

123,172,132

52.2 %

100.0 %

49,400,000

NOTES: (1) The Middle East Statistics were updated for November 30, 2015. (2) Facebook subscribers data are for November 15, 2015. (3) CLICK on each country name to see detailed data for individual countries and regions. (4) The population estimates are based mainly on data from the US Census Bureau and local sources. (5) Internet usage numbers come from various sources and are compiled here, see the site surfing guide for methodology. (6) The most recent usage information comes mainly from the data published by Nielsen Online, ITU , Facebook, and other trustworthy sources. (7) For Internet growth comparison purposes, the Middle East usage data published by ITU for the year 2.000 is provided. (7) Data may be cited, giving the due credit and establishing an active link back to Internet World Stats. Copyright © 2016, Miniwatts Marketing Group. All rights reserved worldwide.


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