As of July 1, 2014, there were 2,925,249,355 Internet users worldwide, which accounted for 40.4 percent of the world population. In the United States, there were 279,834,232 Internet users, which accounted for 86.75 percent of the population.
In 2014, the country with the most total Internet users was China, which had 641,601,070. However, this accounted for only 46.03 percent of China's population. The country with the highest percentage of Internet users by population was Bermuda, with 97.75 percent of its population using the Internet.
The number of total Internet users in 2015 numbers over 3.2 billion. In 1993, the total was just 14,161,570, or 0.3 percent of the world population.