Online activities of Canadian boomers and seniors - ARCHIVED

Articles and reports: 11-008-X200900210910


This article looks at how Canadian seniors (those aged 65 and older) use the Internet compared with baby boomers (those aged 45 to 64 - the seniors of tomorrow). It examines the closing gap between Internet use rates of seniors and boomers, and describes differences in the types of online activities, as well as in the intensity of Internet use.

Issue Number: 2009002
Author(s): Timusk, Peter; Veenhof, Ben

Main Product: Canadian Social Trends

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