What Percentage of Residents in Surveyed Nations Look Online for Health Information? - Data Points - iHealthBeat: " Roughly 96% of residents of Russia search online sometimes or often for information on their health, medicines or medical conditions, according to a London School of Economics survey commissioned by United Kingdom health care firm Bupa.
According to the survey, 92% of China residents use the Internet to find health-related information, followed by India at 90%. The survey found that about 80% of U.S. residents look online for health-related information and that French residents are least likely to do so.
According to the survey, about 81% of individuals in the 12 countries surveyed who have access to the Internet have used it to look for health care-related information."
Health is the second most commonly searched topic on the net. ( The first is porn !)