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World Internet Users and 2016 Population Stats

JUNE 30, 2016 - Update

World Regions

( 2016 Est.)

% of World

Internet Users
30 June 2016

(% Population)


Users %
of Table



16.2 %


28.7 %


9.4 %



55.2 %


44.5 %


49.6 %



11.3 %


73.9 %


16.9 %

Latin America / Caribbean


8.5 %


61.5 %


10.7 %

Middle East


3.4 %


57.4 %


3.9 %

North America


4.9 %


89.0 %


8.8 %

Oceania / Australia


0.5 %


73.3 %


0.8 %



100.0 %


49.5 %


100.0 %

NOTES: (1) Internet Usage and World Population Statistics updated as of June 30, 2016. (2) CLICK on each world region name for detailed regional usage information. (3) Demographic (Population) numbers are based on data from the US Census Bureau, Eurostats and from local census agencies. (4) Internet usage information comes from data published by Nielsen Online, by the International Telecommunications Union, by GfK, by local ICT Regulators and other reliable sources. (5) For definitions, disclaimers, navigation help and methodology, please refer to the Site Surfing Guide. (6) Information in this site may be cited, giving the due credit and placing a link to Copyright © 2001 - 2016, Miniwatts Marketing Group. All rights reserved worldwide.

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