Iceland Ranked Second in Online Entertainment Purchasing Skip to content

Iceland Ranked Second in Online Entertainment Purchasing

Iceland is ranked second in Europe in most online entertainment purchases, RÚV reports. According to the statistics released by Eurostat and compiled by Statistics Iceland, 50% of Icelandic internet users purchased a film or music online last year. Sweden came in number one, but only just barely: 51% of Swedish internet users purchased a film or music online in 2017. Luxembourg, Norway, and Great Britain round out the top five.

Iceland and Norway currently account for the highest proportion of internet usage in Europe. Ninety-eight per cent of Icelandic and Norwegian citizens use the internet on a regular basis.

Sign up for our weekly newsletter

Get news from Iceland, photos, and in-depth stories delivered to your inbox every week!

* indicates required

Subscribe to Iceland Review

In-depth stories and high-quality photography showcasing life in Iceland!

Share article

Facebook
Twitter