Multi-section ReportsApril 27, 2010

Government Online

The internet gives citizens new paths to government services and information.

CommentaryMarch 24, 2010

Chronic Disease in Data and Narrative

The back-story on the report, “Chronic Disease and the Internet,” including answers to questions about probability vs. causality and why we included quotes from patients throughout the analysis.

Multi-section ReportsMarch 24, 2010

Chronic Disease and the Internet

People living with chronic disease are disproportionately offline. And yet, those who are online have a trump card: They have each other. They gather and share information; they learn from their peers; and they just keep going.

CommentaryFebruary 23, 2010

FCC: Broadband Adoption and Use in America

An FCC survey finds that 78% of adults are internet users and 65% of adults have home broadband connections.

InfographicFebruary 3, 2010

Change in internet access by age group, 2000-2009

93% of teens ages 12-17 go online, as do 93% of young adults ages 18-29. One quarter (74%) of all adults ages 18 and older go online.

CommentaryJanuary 13, 2010

Four in ten seniors go online

38% of adults age 65 and older go online, a significantly lower rate of adoption than the general population (74%).

CommentaryDecember 22, 2009

Latinos Online, 2006-2008

64% of Latino adults ages 18 and older used the internet in 2008, compared with 54% of Latinos in 2006.

PresentationsSeptember 18, 2009

Patient Choice in Health Information Technology

Susannah Fox will present data about the impact of the internet on health and health care to a meeting of the HIT Policy Committee, convened by David Blumenthal, M.D., M.P.P., National Coordinator…

Multi-section ReportsSeptember 1, 2009

The Internet and Civic Engagement

Just as in offline politics, the well-off and well-educated are especially likely to participate in online activities that mirror offline forms of engagement. But there are hints that social media may alter this pattern.

Multi-section ReportsJune 17, 2009

Home Broadband Adoption 2009

Broadband adoption increases, but monthly prices do, too.