Canada: internet activity reach 2012, by education level

Reach of online activities among internet users in Canada in 2012, by education level

by Statista Research Department, last edited Oct 18, 2013
Canada: internet activity reach 2012, by education level This statistic presents the reach of various online activities among internet users in Canada in 2012, sorted by education level. During the reported period it was found that internet users with a Bachelor's degree or higher had an e-mail usage penetration of 98.2 percent.
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Reach of online activities among internet users in Canada in 2012, by education level

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High school or lessCollege, trades, or some universityBachelor's degree or higher
E-mail 87%94.1%98.2%
Use instant messenger 36%40.6%42.2%
Visit or interact with government websites 48.5%63.5%77.2%
Search for medical or health-related information 57.7%67.4%76%
Formal education, training or school work 34.8%34.9%41.2%
Travel information or making travel arrangements 51%65.7%84.8%
Search for employment 32.9%35.9%38.3%
Electronic banking 58.4%73.8%84.4%
Research investments 16.4%25.8%38.9%
Read or watch the news 59.4%69.8%84.5%
Research community events 48.3%56.8%70%
Window shop or browse for information on goods and services 66.3%78.2%85.8%
Sell goods or services (through auction sites) 17.6%24.6%27.7%
Use social networking sites 66.3%67.2%67.4%
Contribute content or participate in discussion groups 22.9%22.5%27.5%
Play online games 43.6%35.1%25%
Obtain or save music (free or paid downloads) 49.2%48.9%54.2%
Obtain or save software (free or paid downloads) 31.9%36.8%47.3%
Listen to radio online 29.3%38.3%48%
Download or watch television online 32.1%37.4%49.2%
Download or watch movies or video clips online49.1%52%63.1%
Make telephone calls online34%40.9%57.4%
High school or lessCollege, trades, or some universityBachelor's degree or higher
E-mail 87%94.1%98.2%
Use instant messenger 36%40.6%42.2%
Visit or interact with government websites 48.5%63.5%77.2%
Search for medical or health-related information 57.7%67.4%76%
Formal education, training or school work 34.8%34.9%41.2%
Travel information or making travel arrangements 51%65.7%84.8%
Search for employment 32.9%35.9%38.3%
Electronic banking 58.4%73.8%84.4%
Research investments 16.4%25.8%38.9%
Read or watch the news 59.4%69.8%84.5%
Research community events 48.3%56.8%70%
Window shop or browse for information on goods and services 66.3%78.2%85.8%
Sell goods or services (through auction sites) 17.6%24.6%27.7%
Use social networking sites 66.3%67.2%67.4%
Contribute content or participate in discussion groups 22.9%22.5%27.5%
Play online games 43.6%35.1%25%
Obtain or save music (free or paid downloads) 49.2%48.9%54.2%
Obtain or save software (free or paid downloads) 31.9%36.8%47.3%
Listen to radio online 29.3%38.3%48%
Download or watch television online 32.1%37.4%49.2%
Download or watch movies or video clips online49.1%52%63.1%
Make telephone calls online34%40.9%57.4%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Oct 18, 2013
This statistic presents the reach of various online activities among internet users in Canada in 2012, sorted by education level. During the reported period it was found that internet users with a Bachelor's degree or higher had an e-mail usage penetration of 98.2 percent.
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