Back in 2006, only 27% of the households in the U.K. had internet connection. The penetration of internet in the U.K. a decade ago was one of the lowest in the western world. Fast-forward 2014 – nearly 85% of the households in the U.K., which includes, Scotland (almost lost ém), England, Northern Ireland, and Wales have internet connection. Find more interesting information about internet usage statistics and penetration in the U.K., from the infographics down below.