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US homes with internet steady at 83%, as people use mobile internet more

Monday 24 December 2018 | 11:33 CET | News
The number of US homes with internet held steady at 83 percent in December, the same as in 2013, according to the latest study from Leichtman Research Group. In 2008, it was still at percent recorded. The most common reason for not getting service at home is a lack of perceived need (46%), the ability to access the internet from a smartphone (11%) and availability issues (9%). About half (49%) of them say they do not use a laptop or desktop computer at home. People with no internet service at home tend to be older and of lower income: 25 percent of home non-subscribers are age 55 or older and

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