Dating statistics uk

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In addition, in the higher level regional estimates, the categories of "last used the internet more than 3 months ago" and "never used" have been combined due to the small number of responses at this level of geography.Comparisons made between estimates in this release and the annual Internet access – households and individuals publication should be undertaken with caution.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.There is little difference in the rates of internet use between men and women in all age groups under 65 years of age.

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In 2016, 97.3% of disabled adults aged 16 to 24 years were recent internet users, compared with 99.4% who were not disabled.

Since 2015, the largest increases in the number of recent internet users were women aged 75 and over (19.7%) and men aged 75 and over (16.4%).

Men in the oldest 2 age groups are more likely to use the internet than women in the same age groups.

Since 2015, the number of disabled adults who had used the internet in the last 3 months has increased by 6.8% to 8.6 million in 2016.

Recent internet use for adults aged 65 and over has increased since 2011 and we have provided new analysis on recent internet use by economic activity (Tables 7A and 7B in the internet users dataset).