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How often persons used the internet in the last 3 months (%) by age group and frequency

How often persons aged 16 - 29 years used the internet in last 3 months (%)


Frequency of Use2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Every day or almost every day 77 78 79 86 90 92
At least once a week (but not every day) 14 12 12 7 4 4
At least once a month (but not every week) 1 2 2 2 1 1
Less than once a month 1 0........
Did not use in the last 3 months 7 8 8 4 5 4

How often persons aged 30 - 44 years used the internet in last 3 months (%)


Frequency of Use2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Every day or almost every day 64 70 74 77 79 84
At least once a week (but not every day) 19 16 14 12 11 9
At least once a month (but not every week) 3 2 3 3 2 1
Less than once a month 1 1........
Did not use in the last 3 months 13 11 10 8 8 6

How often persons aged 45 - 59 years used the internet in last 3 months (%)


Frequency of Use2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Every day or almost every day 43 48 57 54 56 59
At least once a week (but not every day) 17 19 14 15 15 13
At least once a month (but not every week) 4 3 5 5 4 4
Less than once a month 1 1........
Did not use in the last 3 months 35 30 24 26 25 24

How often persons aged 60 - 74 years used the internet in last 3 months (%)


Frequency of Use2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Every day or almost every day 21 21 28 26 29 32
At least once a week (but not every day) 13 15 14 12 12 13
At least once a month (but not every week) 2 3 4 4 4 7
Less than once a month 1 1........
Did not use in the last 3 months 62 60 54 57 55 48

How often persons of all ages used the internet in last 3 months (%)


Frequency of Use2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Every day or almost every day 55 58 61 65 67 70
At least once a week (but not every day) 16 15 14 12 11 10
At least once a month (but not every week) 3 3 3 3 3 3
Less than once a month 1 1........
Did not use in the last 3 months 25 23 22 21 20 18

.. indicates that the observation is missing or fall under the limit of discretion/uncertainty.


How often persons of all ages used the internet in last 3 months (%)
How often persons aged 16 - 29 years used the internet in last 3 months (%)