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U.S. adult opinions regarding the internet & its effect on areas of life 2019

This statistic presents the opinion of internet users in the United States regarding the invention of the internet and its effects on selected areas of life as of March 2019. According to the findings, 11 percent of respondents reported that the invention of the internet has significantly improved the quality of public debate and conversations overall in society. In comparison, 37 percent of respondents stated the opposite, saying that the internet had an overall negative effect on public debate and conversation.

Opinion of internet users in the United States regarding the invention of the internet and its effects on selected areas of life as of March 2019

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Source

Release date

March 2019

Region

United States

Survey time period

March 6 to 7, 2019

Number of respondents

1,208 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Method of interview

Online interview

Supplementary notes

Question: "To what extent do you believe the invention of the Internet has improved or worsened each of the following? Please select one option on each row."

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