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Internet users, percent of population, 2020 - Country rankings:

The average for 2020 based on 149 countries was 65.33 percent.The highest value was in the United Arab Emirates: 100 percent and the lowest value was in Burundi: 9.4 percent. The indicator is available from 1960 to 2020. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: percent; Source: The World Bank
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Countries Internet users, 2020 Global rank Available data
UA Emirates 100 1 1990 - 2020
Bahrain 99.67 2 1990 - 2020
Qatar 99.65 3 1990 - 2020
Kuwait 99.11 4 1990 - 2020
Iceland 99 5 1990 - 2020
Luxembourg 98.82 6 1990 - 2020
Saudi Arabia 97.86 7 1990 - 2020
Norway 97 8 1990 - 2020
Canada 96.97 9 1990 - 2020
Denmark 96.55 10 1990 - 2020
South Korea 96.51 11 1990 - 2020
Oman 95.23 12 1990 - 2020
Brunei 95 13 1990 - 2020
UK 94.82 14 1990 - 2020
Sweden 94.54 15 1990 - 2020
Switzerland 94.2 16 1990 - 2020
Spain 93.21 17 1990 - 2020
Hong Kong 92.41 18 1990 - 2020
Finland 92.17 19 1990 - 2020
Ireland 92 20 1990 - 2020
Singapore 92 21 1990 - 2020
Belgium 91.53 22 1990 - 2020
New Zealand 91.5 23 1990 - 2020
Netherlands 91.33 24 1990 - 2020
USA 90.9 25 1990 - 2020
Cyprus 90.8 26 1990 - 2020
Japan 90.22 27 1990 - 2020
Israel 90.13 28 1990 - 2020
Slovakia 89.92 29 1990 - 2020
Germany 89.81 30 1990 - 2020
Australia 89.6 31 1990 - 2020
Malaysia 89.56 32 1990 - 2020
Estonia 89.06 33 1990 - 2020
Latvia 88.9 34 1990 - 2020
Chile 88.3 35 1990 - 2020
Macao 88.1 36 1990 - 2020
Austria 87.53 37 1990 - 2020
Bahamas 87 38 1990 - 2020
Malta 86.86 39 1990 - 2020
Slovenia 86.6 40 1990 - 2020
Uruguay 86.1 41 1990 - 2020
Kazakhstan 85.94 42 1990 - 2020
Argentina 85.5 43 1990 - 2020
Euro area 85.26 44 1990 - 2020
Belarus 85.09 45 1990 - 2020
Russia 84.99 46 1990 - 2020
France 84.8 47 1990 - 2020
Hungary 84.77 48 1990 - 2020
Azerbaijan 84.6 49 1990 - 2020
Morocco 84.12 50 1990 - 2020
Iran 84.11 51 1990 - 2020
Lebanon 84.1 52 1990 - 2020
Poland 83.18 53 1990 - 2020
Lithuania 83.06 54 1990 - 2020
North Macedonia 81.41 55 1990 - 2020
Brazil 81.34 56 1990 - 2020
Czechia 81.34 57 1990 - 2020
Costa Rica 80.53 58 1990 - 2020
Seychelles 79 59 1990 - 2020
Romania 78.46 60 1990 - 2020
Serbia 78.37 61 2004 - 2020
Croatia 78.32 62 1990 - 2020
Portugal 78.26 63 1990 - 2020
Greece 78.12 64 1990 - 2020
Thailand 77.84 65 1960 - 2020
Turkey 77.67 66 1990 - 2020
Montenegro 77.61 67 2004 - 2020
Domin. Rep. 76.9 68 1990 - 2020
Armenia 76.51 69 1990 - 2020
Ukraine 75.04 70 1990 - 2020
Palestine 74.6 71 1990 - 2020
Paraguay 73.96 72 1990 - 2020
Bosnia & Herz. 73.21 73 1990 - 2020
Georgia 72.53 74 1990 - 2020
Albania 72.24 75 1990 - 2020
Mexico 71.97 76 1990 - 2020
Egypt 71.91 77 1990 - 2020
Tunisia 71.9 78 1990 - 2020
Uzbekistan 71.1 79 1990 - 2020
Italy 70.48 80 1990 - 2020
China 70.4 81 1990 - 2020
Vietnam 70.3 82 1990 - 2020
Bulgaria 70.16 83 1990 - 2020
Suriname 70.06 84 1990 - 2020
South Africa 70 85 1990 - 2020
Colombia 69.79 86 1990 - 2020
Peru 65.25 87 1990 - 2020
Mauritius 64.88 88 1990 - 2020
Ecuador 64.6 89 1990 - 2020
Cape Verde 64.5 90 1990 - 2020
Panama 64.25 91 1990 - 2020
Botswana 64 92 1960 - 2020
Maldives 62.93 93 1960 - 2020
Algeria 62.9 94 1990 - 2020
Mongolia 62.5 95 1990 - 2020
Gabon 62 96 1990 - 2020
Bolivia 59.94 97 1990 - 2020
Djibouti 59 98 1990 - 2020
Ghana 58 99 1990 - 2020
Grenada 56.9 100 1960 - 2020
El Salvador 54.6 101 1990 - 2020
Indonesia 53.73 102 1990 - 2020
Bhutan 53.5 103 1990 - 2020
Saint Lucia 53.3 104 1990 - 2020
Guatemala 49.97 105 1990 - 2020
Philippines 49.8 106 1990 - 2020
Nicaragua 45.2 107 1990 - 2020
India 43 108 1990 - 2020
Lesotho 43 109 1990 - 2020
Senegal 42.6 110 1990 - 2020
Honduras 42.05 111 1990 - 2020
Namibia 41 112 1990 - 2020
Mauritania 40.8 113 1990 - 2020
Kiribati 38 114 1990 - 2020
Cameroon 37.8 115 1990 - 2020
Nepal 37.7 116 1989 - 2020
Gambia 36.5 117 1990 - 2020
Angola 36 118 1990 - 2020
Syria 35.78 119 1960 - 2020
Nigeria 35.5 120 1990 - 2020
Burma 35.1 121 1990 - 2020
Sri Lanka 35 122 1990 - 2020
Haiti 34.5 123 1990 - 2020
Laos 33.8 124 1990 - 2020
S.T.&Principe 33 125 1990 - 2020
Kenya 29.5 126 1990 - 2020
Zimbabwe 29.3 127 1990 - 2020
Sudan 28.4 128 1990 - 2020
Mali 27.4 129 1990 - 2020
Rwanda 26.5 130 1990 - 2020
Guinea 26 131 1990 - 2020
Benin 25.8 132 1990 - 2020
Liberia 25.6 133 1990 - 2020
Pakistan 25 134 1990 - 2020
Bangladesh 24.8 135 1990 - 2020
Ethiopia 24 136 1990 - 2020
Togo 24 137 1960 - 2020
G.-Bissau 22.9 138 1990 - 2020
Burkina Faso 22 139 1990 - 2020
Tanzania 22 140 1990 - 2020
Uganda 19.9 141 1990 - 2020
Zambia 19.8 142 1990 - 2020
Afghanistan 18.4 143 1990 - 2020
Sierra Leone 18 144 1990 - 2020
Mozambique 16.5 145 1990 - 2020
DR Congo 13.6 146 1990 - 2020
C.A. Republic 10.4 147 1990 - 2020
Chad 10.4 148 1990 - 2020
Burundi 9.4 149 1960 - 2020


Economic outlook

Definition: Internet users are individuals who have used the Internet (from any location) in the last 3 months. The Internet can be used via a computer, mobile phone, personal digital assistant, games machine, digital TV etc.
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99.67
99.65
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99.00
98.82
97.86
97.00
96.97
96.55
96.51
95.23
95.00
94.82
94.54
94.20
93.21
92.41
92.17
92.00
92.00
91.53
91.50
91.33
90.90
90.80
90.22
90.13
89.92
89.81
89.60
89.56
89.06
88.90
88.30
88.10
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87.00
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86.60
86.10
85.94
85.50
85.26
85.09
84.99
84.80
84.77
84.60
84.12
84.11
84.10
83.18
83.06
81.41
81.34
81.34
80.53
79.00
78.46
78.37
78.32
78.26
78.12
77.84
77.67
77.61
76.90
76.51
75.04
74.60
73.96
73.21
72.53
72.24
71.97
71.91
71.90
71.10
70.48
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70.30
70.16
70.06
70.00
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65.25
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64.60
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64.25
64.00
62.93
62.90
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62.00
59.94
59.00
58.00
56.90
54.60
53.73
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49.97
49.80
45.20
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42.60
42.05
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37.80
37.70
36.50
36.00
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35.00
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33.80
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26.00
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