Over 1.6 Billion computers are in use worldwide in 2011. Against all prophecies of doom the computer market is slowing down, but still – profiting from tablets – growing and developing.
The USA are the leading screen gazers, and are supposed to have more PCs in-use than people at year-end 2012. Including mainframes, workstations and other computers, USA had 321M computers in-use at year-end 2011.
|Top 15 Countries In PCs In-Use|
|Year-end 2011||PCs In-Use (#M)||Share %|
|11. South Korea||40.9||2.55|
|Top 15 Countries||1,129||70.5|
More information is available in “Computers In-Use by Country”, a yearly market research report by Computer Industry Almanac. The report estimates and forecasts the number of PCs in-use for 57 countries and the six main regions of the world for 1990 through 2016.