Individuals using the internet worldwide 2017, by region

This statistic shows a comparison of the percentage of individuals using the internet in different global regions as of 2017. In Asia Pacific, 43.9 percent of individuals were reported to use the internet. The global internet usage rate was 48 percent.

Percentage of individuals using the internet worldwide in 2017, by region

Share of individuals
Developed81%
Europe79.6%
CIS*67.7%
The Americas65.9%
World48%
Asia and Pacific43.9%
Arab States43.7%
Developing41.3%
Africa21.8%
LDCs**17.5%
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Source

Release date

July 2017

Region

Worldwide

Survey time period

2017

Supplementary notes

* CIS = Commonwealth and independent states
**LDCs = Least developed countries
Figures are estimates.

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