How many people are on the Internet?

According to the Internet World Stats that collects its data from Nielson//NetRatings and the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) as of December 12, 2013 there are 2,405,518,376 people on the Internet world-wide and 273,785,413 people in the United States on the Internet.

  • A listing of all countries Internet statistics, world population, growth percentages, and up-to-date information can all be found on Internet World Stats.
  • See Google's Internet penetration for a great graphical view of Internet growth in all countries from around the world.

Additional information

  • See the Internet definition for further information and related links.