Attitudes toward technology in Great Britain 2013, by life stage

To what extent do you agree or disagree with the following statements concerning technology in general?

Attitudes toward technology in Great Britain 2013, by life stage This statistic shows the results of a survey asking respondents in the United Kingdom for their views on technology as of 2013. The results are broken down by life stage and a significant difference can be seen across the different age groups. 60 percent of retired respondents felt that 'technology made things better' compared to 94 percent of students.
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To what extent do you agree or disagree with the following statements concerning technology in general?

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StudentsEmployedRetired
Technology makes things better94%75%60%
I leave my mobile phone turned on in bed83%68%32%
CCTV cameras threaten privacy51%36%32%
I turn off all media in order to concentrate33%30%43%
Technologies fail when you need them most10%16%42%
I fear I might break technologies 5%15%43%
StudentsEmployedRetired
Technology makes things better94%75%60%
I leave my mobile phone turned on in bed83%68%32%
CCTV cameras threaten privacy51%36%32%
I turn off all media in order to concentrate33%30%43%
Technologies fail when you need them most10%16%42%
I fear I might break technologies 5%15%43%
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This statistic shows the results of a survey asking respondents in the United Kingdom for their views on technology as of 2013. The results are broken down by life stage and a significant difference can be seen across the different age groups. 60 percent of retired respondents felt that 'technology made things better' compared to 94 percent of students.
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