Category Archives: Internet

OECD Member Countries

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The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) is a unique forum where the governments of 35 democracies with market economies work with each other, as well as with more than 70 non-member economies to promote economic growth, prosperity, and sustainable development. The list of the 35 OECD member countries, their population, Internet and Facebook subscribers is available at Internet World Stats

Egypt Internet Users 2016

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egypt In Egypt, the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology has reported that the number of Internet users for June,  2016 is 34,800,000, and a penetration of 38.6%. Facebook subscribers are 32,000,000 for June, 2016.

Update Internet Users 2015 Q2

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The IWS database shows 3,267,556,281 Internet users and a penetration rate of 45.0% in the world, as of June 30, 2015. This figure shows an increase over the initial estimate of September 10 due to new stats from India. Mid-year 2015 world population is estimated at 7,260,621,118. See more.

Smartphone Use Around the World

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In China, currently nearly 89% of Internet users use smartphones to go online, according to the CNNIC.

In the United States nearly two-thirds of Americans are now smartphone users, and for many these devices are their entry point to the Internet world, according to the PEW Research Center.

Worldwide, eMarketer forecasts that by 2018 there will be over 2.73 billion smartphone users. In the Internet Report by KPCB, some very interesting aspects of time spent per day by Adult Internet users. A report summary can be seen at Technology Personalized.

In the United Kingdom, an Ofcom survey has confirmed that smartphones are the main device for going online. Two thirds of the population own a smartphone using it for nearly two hours every day to browse the internet, access social media, bank and shop online.