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ICT usage in households and by individuals

Upcoming publishing: 2019-11-22

The statistics show private persons' access to and use of information technology, such as computer and internet at home, based on age. This survey is common for the EU Member States, which means comparisons between Sweden and other EU Member States can be made on the Eurostat website.

Key figures for Sweden

Internetaccess at home

93 %

16-85 years

Reference period: 2018

Applied for a loan or credit online

15 %

16-85 years

Reference period: 2018

Participated in social networks

66 %

16-85 years

Reference period: 2018

Boughth medicine online

20 %

16-85 years

Reference period: 2018

Taken an online course

31 %

16-85 years

Reference period: 2018

Listened to music online

65 %

16-85 years

Reference period: 2018

Statistical news

ICT usage in households and by individuals

2018-11-28

According to the 2018 survey on ICT usage in households and by individuals, more people living in Sweden purchase goods and services online than before. Medicine purchases have increased considerably, from 5 percent in 2014 to 20 percent in 2018. It is still more common for women than for men to purchase clothes or sports articles online, and more common for men than for women to purchase computers or computer equipment.

All statistical news for this statistic

Tables and graphs

Tables in the Statistical Database

Publications

Title Language Type Date
Use of computers and the internet by private persons 2016 English Rapport 2016-11-24

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