Here is a graph that shows some interesting facts about broadband usage, around the globe. More preciself, it shows how the internet costs and speeds around the world for the Top 20 nations as per the ITIF Broadband Rankings.
Japan stands at top, having average broadband speed of 60Mbps and average cost $0.27 per 1Mbps. On the other side, U.S. has an average of 4.8Mbps and pay $3.33 per 1Mbps, putting U.S at 15th.
via [Zack Klein]