Adult internet usage penetration in the United States from 2000 to 2018, by age group

U.S. adult internet usage reach 2000-2018, by age group This graph shows the percentage of adult internet users in the United States since 2000, sorted by age groups. In 2018, 97 percent of the 30-49 year-olds and 98 percent of 18-29 year olds used the internet at least occasionally.
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18-29 years30-49 years50-64 years65+ years
200072%61%46%14%
200583%79%66%28%
200992%84%75%40%
201092%85%74%43%
201194%87%77%46%
201397%92%81%56%
201497%92%81%57%
201597%95%82%63%
201699%96%87%64%
201898%97%87%66%
18-29 years30-49 years50-64 years65+ years
200072%61%46%14%
200583%79%66%28%
200992%84%75%40%
201092%85%74%43%
201194%87%77%46%
201397%92%81%56%
201497%92%81%57%
201597%95%82%63%
201699%96%87%64%
201898%97%87%66%
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This graph shows the percentage of adult internet users in the United States since 2000, sorted by age groups. In 2018, 97 percent of the 30-49 year-olds and 98 percent of 18-29 year olds used the internet at least occasionally.
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Release date
March 2018
Region
United States
Survey time period
2000 to 2018
Age group
18 years and older
Supplementary notes
Covers persons age 18 years and over who use a computer or the internet at a workplace, home, school or anywhere else, on at least an occasional basis.

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