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More than half of UK over-65s shop online - ONS

Tuesday 13 August 2019 | 11:14 CET | News
The latest data from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) shows that the majority (87%) of UK adults used the internet daily or almost every day in 2019. For the first time, more than half (54%) of adults aged 65 and over shopped online in 2019.

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