Internet dating users
This suggests that, although more adults aged 75 years and over start using the internet, they are not necessarily continuing to use the internet.Although recent internet use is notably lower in the older age groups, the proportion of adults aged 75 years and over who had never used the internet decreased from 76.1% in 2011 to 56.5% in 2016.Since 2011, the largest increase in recent internet use has been in the older age groups, for both men and women.The largest increases in the number of recent internet users were in women aged 75 and over (169.0%), women aged 65 to 74 (80.7%) and men aged 75 and over (80.3%).In 2016, almost all adults aged 16 to 24 and 25 to 34 years were recent internet users (99.2% and 98.9% respectively).Adults aged 75 years and over had the highest rate of lapsed internet users in 2016 at 4.8%, compared with only 0.2% of adults aged 16 to 24 years.The estimates included in the release are from the survey period January to March in each year equivalent to estimates shown for Quarter 1 (Jan to Mar) in the 2015 release.
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The Internet Access – Households and Individuals 2015 statistical bulletin provides more information on the range of activities carried out on the internet but the estimates are derived from the Opinions and Lifestyle Survey, which has a much smaller sample size than the LFS from which Internet users is derived.
Estimates of adults with a disability as defined by the Equality Act are presented from 2014.
In 2016, 46.7% of men aged 75 years and over were recent internet users compared with 32.6% of women.