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6. The majority of the population of the United Kingdom now uses the internet, albeit with some important exceptions (for example social excluded groups and those without access). Internet usage has grown from virtually zero in 1990, when the World Wide Web first emerged, to approximately 61% today. This is considerably faster than the historic growth rates of comparable communications technology, like radio or the PC. Furthermore, the UK now has the fifth largest broadband population in the world, with 12 million broadband households.