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New tally of online subscribers

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Consumer subscriptions to online services and Internet service providers increased to 18.3 million subscribers as of Dec. 31, 1996, up from 11.3 million at yearend 1995, said Information & Interactive Services Report, Washington. America Online had 7.7 million subscribers; CompuServe had 5.3 million subscribers; Microsoft Network had 1.8 million subscribers; and Prodigy had 900,000 subscribers, according to the report.

Copyright February 1997, Crain Communications Inc.

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