Here’s after seeing Mike Hopley’s comment, I realized I’d need a graphic to illustrate my point:
By this time next year, if IE 6’s usage pattern continues to match that of IE 5, IE6 will be around 13%. The numbers come from TheCounter (and could probably be more granular… perhaps when I have more time).
This chart brought to you by: Google Chart API (hand rolled!) and the letters “I” and “E”.