Attitudes toward the internet in Great Britain 2009-2013

This survey represents the attitudes towards the internet in Great Britain from 2009 to 2013. In 2013, a share of 94 percent of the respondents thought of the internet as an efficient mean to find information, whereas in 2013 the sahre of respondents with this particular attitude decreased to 89 percent.

To what degree do you agree or disagree with the following statements concerning the internet?

Internet is efficient means to find information94%92%89%
Internet makes life easier87%86%88%
Internet helps me to keep in touch91%88%83%
Internet helps me to save time82%78%83%
It is easier to meet people online36%35%42%
There is too much immoral material online47%44%41%
Email takes up too mich time21%25%30%
Internet is frustrating to work with 23%22%30%
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Release date

October 2013


United Kingdom (Great Britain)

Survey time period

2009 to 2013

Number of respondents

n (2009) = 1,401; n (2011) = 1,498; n (2013) = 2,083

Age group

14 years and older

Special properties

current internet users

Method of interview

Face-to-face interview

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