Websites visited via desktop PC or laptop in the United Kingdom (UK) 2012

Which of the following types of websites do you visit using your desktop PC or laptop?

by Statista Research Department, last edited Nov 29, 2012
Websites visited via desktop PC or laptop in the United Kingdom (UK) 2012 This statistic displays websites visited via desktop PC or laptop in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2012. Of respondents, 36 percent reported visiting online shopping sites via laptop. Most popular were email or messenger sites on laptop.
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Which of the following types of websites do you visit using your desktop PC or laptop?

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Desktop PCLaptop
None of these55%43%
Emails/ messenger sites33%41%
Search engines33%39%
Online shopping sites28%36%
News & weather sites26%31%
Online banking sites25%33%
General information sites (Encyclopaedia/ reference sites)21%24%
Price comparison sites20%25%
Social networking (including video/ image sharing and blogs/ forums)19%29%
Local transport sites/maps (train times, route planning etc.)15%19%
Sports news/ scores sites15%18%
Public services/ local authority sites (Government, health, council information etc.)15%14%
International travel/ holiday sites14%16%
General entertainment (Gaming, films, music etc.)12%17%
TV on demand sites11%16%
Local entertainment sites (i.e. what's going on in your local area)8%11%
Tickets sites8%12%
Advice sites8%9%
Gossip/ celebrity news sites6%10%
Property sites6%9%
Adult entertainment5%6%
Business directories3%4%
Desktop PCLaptop
None of these55%43%
Emails/ messenger sites33%41%
Search engines33%39%
Online shopping sites28%36%
News & weather sites26%31%
Online banking sites25%33%
General information sites (Encyclopaedia/ reference sites)21%24%
Price comparison sites20%25%
Social networking (including video/ image sharing and blogs/ forums)19%29%
Local transport sites/maps (train times, route planning etc.)15%19%
Sports news/ scores sites15%18%
Public services/ local authority sites (Government, health, council information etc.)15%14%
International travel/ holiday sites14%16%
General entertainment (Gaming, films, music etc.)12%17%
TV on demand sites11%16%
Local entertainment sites (i.e. what's going on in your local area)8%11%
Tickets sites8%12%
Advice sites8%9%
Gossip/ celebrity news sites6%10%
Property sites6%9%
Adult entertainment5%6%
Business directories3%4%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Nov 29, 2012
This statistic displays websites visited via desktop PC or laptop in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2012. Of respondents, 36 percent reported visiting online shopping sites via laptop. Most popular were email or messenger sites on laptop.
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