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Evidence-Based Resource Summary

Strength of Evidence: 
3 out of 4
3 out of 4
Year Published: 

Exploring the Digital Nation – Computer and Internet Use at Home

Description of Resource: 
This report discusses disparities in broadband access and reasons why people do not use the Internet. It includes new findings on computer and Internet use in the United States. These findings may assist policymakers as they consider ways to promote broadband deployment and adoption in the United States.

Evidence-Based Resource Details

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Developed By: 
U.S. Department of Commerce
Developer Type: 
Federal Government
Healthy People 2020 Topic Area(s): 
Health Communication and Health Information Technology
Healthy People 2020 Objectives: 
Resource Type: 
U.S. Department of Commerce, Economic and Statistics Administration and National Telecommunications and Information Administration. Exploring the Digital Nation—Computer and Internet Use at Home [Internet]. 2011 Nov [cited Feb 27]. Available from: