Over 250 mln persons have been connected to the internet network year-on-year.
By the end of this year, 40% of Earth will use internet, said the “Measuring the information society” report for 2013 prepared under the International Telecommunications Union, APA reports.
The ICT development index prepared by the International Telecommunications Union ranks a total of 157 countries on the basis of ICT usage, access and skills.
South Korea has topped a ranking of ICT development for the third year in a row, with Sweden and Iceland coming second and third respectively.
Azerbaijan has ranked 61st, Russia 40th, Moldova 65th, Ukraine 68th, Georgia 71st and Armenia 74th.