Number of Seniors Using the Internet for Fun on the Rise

Posted: March 15, 2012

(Report) - a recent survey by Pew Research Center shows a trend of more senior adults going online for fun and to pass time.

A recent survey by the Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project shows that like all adults, the number of senior adults who go online for fun and to pass the time is on a steady rise. The results show that for adults ages 65 and older the numbers have increased from six percent in 2000 to 23 percent in 2011. To read the complete survey report, go to: