- In 2012, 33 million adults accessed the Internet every day, more than double the 2006 figure of 16 million, when directly comparable records began.
- Approximately 87% of adults aged between 16 and 24, used social networking sites in 2012, compared to 48% of all adults.
- Telephone or video calls over the Internet were made by 32% of adults in 2012, double the 2009 estimate of 16%, and four times higher than the 2007 estimate of 8%.
- Access to the Internet using a mobile phone more than doubled between 2010 and 2012, from 24% to 51%. In 2012, 32% of adults accessed the Internet using a mobile phone every day.
Thursday, February 28, 2013
UK - Internet statistics - 33 million adults accessed the Internet every day, more than double the 2006 figure
The Office for National Statistics (ONS) has published Internet Access - Households and Individuals, 2012 part 2