Spanish will be the third most-used language about the www , after English and Chinese, agreeing to a chronicle published by Fundacion Telefonica (OCT 2010), an institution created by Spain's Grupo Telefonica.
The document, entitled "Spanish on the Web," will be the consequence of an conference headed by Jose Luis Garcia Delgado, a professor of Applied Economics at Madrid's Universidad Complutense, along with Guillermo Rojo and Mercedes Sanchez.
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The report demonstrates Latino websurfers in the United States are probably the most active online populations and, according to the data within the report, 47 percent of those users occupy a lot more than an hour or so online each day, compared with just 44 percent who spend an hour or so or more watching tv.
"That situation is possibly associated with the truth that a great part of the Hispanics in the usa currently have a more acceptable amount of education, and a tendency to preserve the language," Garcia Delgado appended.
"Spanish occupies the absolutely no. 3 position worldwide on the net in the number of users (136 million) as well as in Website pages (675 million)," according to the Fundacion Telefonica study.
"Spanish about the Web" also discusses the occurrence how the Internet has in the lifetime of languages, the most valuable features and statistics about the Internet in Spanish-speaking countries as well as the circumstances from the electronic press in Spanish.
"Access to the Web in the Hispanic community stands at 30.5 %, just a little above the worldwide average, having a rate of growth of near 900 percent between your years 2000 and 2009," Garcia Delgado pronounced.
He added that Spanish-speakers will be the third-largest language group among Internet surfers, with 8 percent of the total, after English users (38 percent) and Chinese users (22 percent).
Argentina, Chile and Spain are the Spanish-speaking countries where a lot more than 50 percent with the public have online connections, using the proportion reaching 70 percent in the European nation, based on the document.
With regard to Mexico, 27.4 percent of those - greater than 27 million people - have Internet connection.
Colombia, C . r ., the Hispanic population of the us, trinidad and Uruguay have connection rates more than Thirty percent.
Currently, you can find 339 million servers in Spanish-speaking countries, in addition to 78 million IP addresses and 6.2 million domains, based on the report.
The analysis also says that the internet press in Spanish has doubled in the last 10 years to 850 dailies last year, with Mexico, Spain and Argentina being the countries where there has been the greatest rise in online media outlets. EFE
According to internetworldstats.com, Facebook now serves 68 million people across Latin America and 11 million people in Spain(August 31/10).
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