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Every fifth German is computer illiterate

Monday 17 November 2014 | 10:48 CET | News
Almost a fifth (19%) of people aged 14 or more is computer illiterate in Germany and 22 percent have only basic skills, according to a recent study by IT association Bitkom. Only every fifth person thinks that they have good or very good IT knowledge. Predominantly older people have little computer skills; 79 percent of those aged from 65 and 37 percent of people aged between 50 and 64 have only little or no knowledge at all. Also every fourth person (28%) between the age of 14 and 29 considers their knowledge to be low. According to their own assessments, men (21%) and women (18%) are

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Categories: IT
Companies: Bitkom
Countries: Germany
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