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Saturday, 23 January 2010

Internet 2009 in numbers | Royal Pingdom

Internet 2009 in numbers | Royal Pingdom

nice summary

sadly sometimes they never really reveal the source.. so its difficult to tell how trust worthy the 'stats' are..

but interesting few minutes

particularly:

Email

  • 90 trillion – The number of emails sent on the Internet in 2009.
  • 247 billion – Average number of email messages per day.
  • 1.4 billion – The number of email users worldwide.
  • 100 million – New email users since the year before.
  • 81% – The percentage of emails that were spam.
  • 92% – Peak spam levels late in the year.
  • 24% – Increase in spam since last year.
  • 200 billion – The number of spam emails per day (assuming 81% are spam).
more click on link above.


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