Do you know which countries in the world have above 90% Internet Penetration Rate?
If not then here I have composed a complete list of 18 such countries across the world which tops on Internet Penetration with above 90% rate.
Basically Internet Penetration signifies how much percentage of people are using Internet of any country. Higher the rate means smarter the people are & they are living a better/ standard life.
Few weeks back I had covered an in-depth article on what initiative needs to be taken to bring more people online across the globe. If you haven’t read it, please read that following above mentioned link.
Because in this age, for the growth of a country & overall growth of the countrymen it’s a necessary thing. Living in a connected generation if someone doesn’t get the benefits of it, then it’s a matter of big disappointment.
If a country has a very low Internet Penetration Rate, it signifies that most of the people of that country is totally deprived from all essential Online advantages/ benefits.
So let’s find out, which countries are in the top for Internet Penetration (%)?
The list is arranged in a sequential manner.
- Iceland – 100 | Cent Percent penetration, can you imagine that? Though their Population is not too high but still there are many countries with the similar kind of population but none has this much of Internet users.
- Faeroe Islands – 98.5
- Norway – 98
- Bermuda – 97.4
- Andorra – 96.5
- Denmark – 96.3
- Liechtenstein – 95.8
- Luxembourg – 95.2
- Netherlands – 93.7
- Sweden – 93.1
- Monaco – 93
- UK – 92.6
- Finland – 92.5
- Quatar – 92
- UAE – 91.9
- Bahrain – 91.5
- Estonia – 91.4
- Japan – 91.1
So from the above mentioned listing it’s quite clear that there are many small countries in the world which have superior internet penetration.
We had set the 90% as the benchmark to find out in which position the developed countries of world are in, comparing with many smaller/ developing countries.
Quite shockingly only 18 countries out of 201 has significant internet penetration as per Internet Live Stat data. Don’t you think in this age of web, this number is a bit low? Not just a bit but significantly low.
But the more disappointing fact is, if you look at this same rate for our own country & its neighbours then you will definitely say where are we.
India 34.8%, Bangladesh 13.2%, Sri Lanka 29.3% and you want to know more? Then please check the full list from here.
Though we always hear so many terms around us regarding, growth, progress, startup, tech culture & bla bla bla, but where actually we are standing? It’s a big question.
Hope to see a healthy improvement of Internet Penetration rate in our country in coming days.