Characteristic of Householders: Porcentaje de hogares sin acceso a Internet en casa.
1. Ellos no creen que es relevante.
2. Ellos no saben cómo utilizar la tecnología.
3. Les resulta incosteable.
El uso de Internet se está convirtiendo en una necesidad cada vez más a través de las facetas de la vida. It’s used to complete homework, buscar y solicitar puestos de trabajo, conectarse con amigos y familiares y acceder a los programas del gobierno.
Ninety-six percent of working Americans use new communications technologies as part of their daily life, while sixty-two percent of working Americans use the Internet as an integral part of their jobs.3
94% of recruiters use or plan to use social media to find potential employees.
50% of today’s jobs require technology skills, and this percentage is expected to grow to 77% en la próxima década.
According to a study of American middle and secondary school teachers conducted by Pew Research, 67% say the internet has a “major impact” on their ability to interact with parents and 57% say it has had such an impact on enabling their interaction with students.
Teachers of the lowest income students are more than twice as likely as teachers of the highest income students (56% y. 21%) to say that students’ lack of access to digital technologies is a “major challenge” to incorporating more digital tools into their teaching.
21% of uninsured Americans do not use the Internet, making it impossible for them to use the online health exchanges.
A Pew Internet Report revealed 59% of caregivers with internet access say that online resources have been helpful to their ability to provide care and support for the person in their care.