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Computer Usage in the U.S., 2008

(percentage of U.S. adults in each group who use computers)

Women75%
Men73
Generation
Gen Y (ages 18–29)87
Gen X (ages 30–49)82
Boomers (ages 50–64)72
Matures (65+)41
Race and ethnicity
Whites77
Blacks64
Hispanics (English speaking)58
Household income
< $30,00057%
$30,000–$49,99977
$50,000–$74,99990
$75,000+94
Community type
Urban71
Suburban74
Rural63
Educational attainment
Less than high school35
High school graduate67
Some college courses85
College graduate/graduate degree95
Margin of error is ±2%
Source: Pew Internet & American Life Project Tracking Survey, December 2008.

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