Business Outputs and Developments Division
Telephone: +44 (0)1633 456756
Frequency of release: Quarterly
Geographical coverage: UK
Geographical breakdown: Region
Survey name(s): Labour Force Survey
At Q3 2013, 43.8 million adults (86%) in the UK had used the Internet, an increase of 1.0 million since Q3 2012.
7.0 million adults (14%) had never used the Internet, falling by 616,000 adults since Q3 2012.
Almost all (99%) 16 to 24 year olds had used the Internet, compared with a third (33%) of adults aged over 75.
Men (88%) were more likely to be Internet users than women (84%).
By region, London had the highest proportion of Internet users (90%); Northern Ireland the lowest (80%).
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