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Sep 25, 2013Kathryn Zickuhr
15% of American adults do not use the internet at all, and another 9% of adults use the internet but not at home.
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Internet access is best understood as a spectrum, ranging from people who have never been online, to those who have dial-up or sporadic access, to those who have broadband at home and at work.
Aug 27, 2003Tom Spooner
Internet penetration is not spread evenly over all regions, and users in different regions do different things online.
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May 18, 2003John Horrigan
There was 50% growth in home broadband adoption in the past year, but the torrid growth pace will likely slow.
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Apr 16, 2003Lee Rainie, Mary Madden, Angie Boyce, Amanda Lenhart, John Horrigan, Katherine Allen, Erin O'Grady
This study reveals a fluidity in internet use, detailing the on again, off again, or proximal relationships that some have with the Internet and also looks at those who remain offline and the reasons given for non-use.
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Sep 25, 2000John Horrigan
This report looks at how new Internet users behave online at two points along the Internet’s diffusion curve, one in November 1998 and the other in March 2000.
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Sep 21, 2000Amanda Lenhart
A first look at who does not go online and why, this study examines the Digital Divide, and highlights the inequalities between various demographic groups, in particular the grey gap between young Americans and seniors.
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May 10, 2000Lee Rainie, Amanda Lenhart, Susannah Fox, Tom Spooner, John Horrigan
Women surge online and are even more enthusiastic than men about the way email improves their connections and increases their communication with key family members and friends
More in: Technology User Types, New Media Ecology, Women and Men, Families, Digital Divide, Communities
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the percentage of all adults who posted links to political stories or articles on social networking sites during the 2012 campaign
The Pew Research Center's Internet & American Life Project is one of seven projects that make up the Pew Research Center. The Center is supported by The Pew Charitable Trusts.
The Pew Research Center's Internet & American Life Project is one of seven projects that make up the Pew Research Center. The Center is supported by The Pew Charitable Trust.