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Over 1 mln Swedes excluded from digital society - study

Thursday 27 October 2016 | 14:43 CET | News
Over a million Swedes live in digital exclusion, with difficulties accessing public services or community information through digital channels. The group is growing each year, according to a study from the Swedish Local Fibre Alliance (SSnF). The study identified five factors that hinder Swedes from taking part in digital society fully: broadband access, training, motivation and ability of the user, and access to equipment, such as laptop or tablet. A large percentage of those who in digital exclusion are older, born outside Europe or have a low income, and their number is expected to

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