How confident are you about your own searching abilities when using a search engine to find information online?

Search engines: search confidence of U.S. search users in 2012 This statistic gives information on the seach engine usage confidence of U.S. search users in 2012. During the survey, it was found that 56 percent of U.S search users felt very confident about their own searching abilities when using a search engine to find information online.
Show more
Loading statistic...
Share of respondents
Very56%
Somewhat37%
Not too5%
Not at all1%
Don't know/refused1%
Share of respondents
Very56%
Somewhat37%
Not too5%
Not at all1%
Don't know/refused1%
Download Settings Share
Chart type
Datalabels
Share on Social Media
HTML code to embed chart as PNG (FAQ)
Download started
Please be patient - this may take a moment
Description Source More information
This statistic gives information on the seach engine usage confidence of U.S. search users in 2012. During the survey, it was found that 56 percent of U.S search users felt very confident about their own searching abilities when using a search engine to find information online.
Show more
Release date
March 2012
Region
United States
Survey time period
January 20 to February 19, 2012
Number of respondents
802 respondents
Age group
8-19 years
Special properties
Search users
Method of interview
Telephone interview

More information

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $588 / Year

Basic Account

Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.

Register for free

Premium Account

Your perfect start with Statista

  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references

$49 / Month *

Corporate Account

Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

Send request

* All products require an annual contract.
   Prices do not include sales tax
   (New York residents only).
Leading companies trust Statista:
Statista is a great source of knowledge, and pretty helpful to manage the daily work.
Christof Baron

Christof Baron
CEO, MindShare Germany

Statistics on "Search engine usage"

  • Benchmark
  • Leading search companies
The most important statistics
  • Google
  • Mobile and location-based search
  • Search behavior
The most important statistics
  • Advertising and marketing
The most important statistics
Need help with using Statista for your research? Tutorials and first steps

Further Content: Statistics, Studies, and Topic Pages

Statistics on the topic

Topics

About Statista

Learn more about how Statista can support your business.

Request webinar
Do you have any questions about our business solutions?

We provide you with detailed information about our Corporate Account.

1 News

We use cookies to personalize contents and ads, offer social media features, and analyze access to our website. In your browser settings you can configure or disable this, respectively, and can delete any already placed cookies. For details, please see your browser’s Help section (by pressing F1). Please see our privacy statement for details about how we use data.