Australia is among the countries with the highest percentage of individuals using the internet.

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The ITU captures data on the percentage of individuals using the internet. Of G8 countries, Japan has one of the highest percentages while Italy has one of the lowest. The percentage of Australians using the internet has risen from 63% in 2005 to 85% in 2014

Source: Visualisation produced by the Bureau of Communications Research. Information sourced from the International Telecommunications Union (ITU), 2015, ICT Statistics, Percentage of Individuals using the Internet