Business Outputs Division
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Frequency of release: Quarterly
Geographical coverage: UK
Geographical breakdown: Region
Survey name(s): Labour Force Survey
44.6 million adults (87%) in the UK had used the Internet in Q1 2014, an increase of 1.1 million since Q1 2013.
6.4 million adults (13%) had never used the Internet, falling by 659,000 since Q1 2013.
Almost all (99%) 16 to 24 year olds had used the Internet, compared with 37% of adults aged 75 years and over.
Men (89%) were more likely to be Internet users than women (85%).
London had the highest proportion of Internet users (90%); Northern Ireland the lowest (79%).
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