Information and communication technology: access and use - ARCHIVED

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Using data from the Programme for International Student Assessment, this article examines issues relating to access and use of information and communications technology (ICT). The issues under study include: - the extent to which Canadian youth have access to and use ICT; - how access to and use of ICT by Canadian youth compares with that of children in other Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development countries; - the relationship of ICT access and use to a student's gender; - whether the child was born in Canada; - the province lived in; - the school attended; and - socio-economic status.

Issue Number: 2001004
Author(s): Corbett, Bradley A.; Willms, Douglas J.
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PDFOctober 29, 2002