Internet activities performed in Great Britain (UK) 2018

Activities performed online by individuals in Great Britain in 2018

by Statista Research Department, last edited Sep 13, 2018
Internet activities performed in Great Britain (UK) 2018 This statistic shows activities carried out online by individuals in Great Britain in 2018. During an annual survey, it was found that 84 percent of polled households reported sending and receiving emails.
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Activities performed online by individuals in Great Britain in 2018

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Share of respondents
Sending/receiving emails 84%
Finding information about goods and services 77%
Social networking (eg Facebook or Twitter) 65%
Internet banking 69%
Looking for health-related information (eg injury, disease, nutrition, improving health etc) 54%
Selling goods or services over the internet 25%
Watching videos on YouTube or similar62%
Listening to music58%
Watching internet streamed TV or catch-up56%
Watching videos on demand from commercial services (eg Netflix)46%
Making video or voice calls over the internet (eg via Skype or Facetime)45%
Playing or downloading games31%
Making an appointment with a doctor or other healthcare practioner via a website13%
Share of respondents
Sending/receiving emails 84%
Finding information about goods and services 77%
Social networking (eg Facebook or Twitter) 65%
Internet banking 69%
Looking for health-related information (eg injury, disease, nutrition, improving health etc) 54%
Selling goods or services over the internet 25%
Watching videos on YouTube or similar62%
Listening to music58%
Watching internet streamed TV or catch-up56%
Watching videos on demand from commercial services (eg Netflix)46%
Making video or voice calls over the internet (eg via Skype or Facetime)45%
Playing or downloading games31%
Making an appointment with a doctor or other healthcare practioner via a website13%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Sep 13, 2018
This statistic shows activities carried out online by individuals in Great Britain in 2018. During an annual survey, it was found that 84 percent of polled households reported sending and receiving emails.
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