Online annex: Inter-agency Task Force on Financing for Development ( Internet penetration rates for men and women, 2017 ,Africa,Arab States,Asia and the Pacific,The Americas,Commonwealth of Independent States,Europe,World,Developed,Developing,Least developed countries Male,24.9,47.7,47.9,65.1,69.8,82.9,50.9,82.2,44.7,21 Female,18.6,39.4,39.7,66.7,65.8,76.3,44.9,79.9,37.5,14.1 Chart downloaded on 2019-06-13 17:32:12 from based on data from ITU, (2017). ( proportion of women using the Internet is 12 p). Estimates. Penetration rates in this chart refer to the number of women/men using the Internet, as a percentage of the respective total female/male population. CIS refers to the Commonwealth of Independent States.