Email and the Internet have quickly become an integral part of the lives of most Americans. Most readers of this publication rely on the Internet and e-mail for daily communication with both friends and business associates. This behavior is no different for the general population.
Currently, it is estimated that 61.2% of adults use tl1e Internet regularly. While it is generally assumed that younger age groups comprise the bulk of Internet users, usage among older demographic groups has increased significantly. Today, the 47% percent of the US population over the age of 50 uses the Internet regularly and their usage rate is increasing faster than younger demographic segments. In 2000,45.8% of people aged 55-64 used the Internet. In 2003 that number jumped to 56.7%.View Full Article Read More