INTERNET USE INCREASES
According to GFK study, 52% of population aged 15 years in Macedonia use the internet, which is by 2% more compared to 2008.
About 71% of internet users make use of the internet for general browsing of a variety of websites, 68 % is used as a source of the latest information, 65% is used for sending and receiving mails and 64% is used for chatting.
About a fourth of internet users make use of the internet for playing online games, downloading music, films, songs and 7 to 8% use the internet for e-banking.
The study showed that the growth of internet users of all age groups in Macedonia has been stable over the past years.
About 88% of the interviewed aged 15 to 24 years use internet. Macedonian citizens aged between 25 and 34 years make internet use of 77%. The use of the internet falls with increasing age.
GFK study showed that about 80% of the interviewed said they had no intention using the internet or had no idea what mobile internet is.