Some interesting statistics from http://www.vancouver2010.com/olympic-news/n/news/the-vancouver-2010-olympic-winter-games-by-the-numbers_297556Ko.html:
- 19.1 per cent of North Americans with Internet access visited the website this month
- 4.6 per cent of people worldwide with Internet access visited the site this month
According to http://www.internetworldstats.com/stats2.htm, there are 259,561,000 Internet users in North America. So that means there were 49m users just from North America in one month.