Home Broadband Adoption 2009
Broadband adoption increases, but monthly prices do, too.
The number of online adults who use classified ads websites, such as Craigslist, more than doubled from 2005 to 2009.
The Mobile Difference
Wireless connectivity has drawn many users more deeply into digital life.
Updates to our Latest Trends Data
Our internet activities and internet user demographics data is now current through December 2008.
Data and Insights on Minority Populations
Our sample sizes for health surveys have been too small to do in-depth analysis on race/ethnicity and economic status. One challenge is that a significant portion of the respondent pool refuses to answer the household income question (the refusal…
Mobile Access to Data and Information
62% of all Americans are part of a wireless, mobile population that participates in digital activities away from home or work.
Degrees of Access: Internet, Cell Phone, and Home Broadband
The Pew Internet & American Life Project has created three “thermometers” of digital access: internet, cell phone, and home broadband connections.
Most online Americans view online shopping as a way to save time and a convenient way to buy products, but most also express discomfort about sending personal or credit card information over the internet
Parent and Teen Internet Use
Parents view the internet less favorably than in 2004, yet are still engaged with their children’s media consumption. Teens are more likely than their parents to say tech devices are helpful.
How the Other Half Goes Online
How 19th century institutions are adapting to their cities’ 21st century needs.