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22 mln Italians have never used the internet - study

Friday 19 December 2014 | 09:26 CET | News
A total of 21.99 million Italians, or 38.3 percent of the resident population, have never used the internet, according to data released by national statistics agency Istat. However, the number of households with access to the internet has increased from 60.7 to 64.0 percent over the past 12 months. The study also found that 89.0 percent of families with at least one child have home internet access from home but, at the other end of the spectrum, just 17.8 percent of over 60s own a PC and 16.3 percent have an internet connection. The north-south divide also plays a factor, with 66.6 percent of

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