Use of the internet and social media and how long we use it for. These data include the number of people who have used the internet, those who use the internet frequently and those who have never used the internet. Most of these statistics are broken down by age and gender.
In January to February 2020, 96% of households in Great Britain had internet access, up from 93% in 2019 and 57% in 2006 when comparable records began.
Internet connections in households with one adult aged 65 years and over have increased by seven percentage points since 2019 to 80%; these households still had the lowest proportion of internet connections.
In January to February 2020, 76% of adults in Great Britain used internet banking, increasing from 30% in 2007 and 73% in 2019.