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British Internet users increase by 20% in six months

British Internet users increase by 20% in six months

A report from MMXI Europe reports that the number of British Internet users jumped from 7.8 million in October 1999 to 9.2 million in March 2000. Users now spend an average of 276 minutes online each month, compared to 257 minutes six months ago. Internet users aged 55 or over now account for 10% of all users in Britain.

Read Britons take to surf in a big way by David Teather in The Guardian and read the original press release from MMXI Europe.

The figures don’t match those from Nielsen reported on last week by UK Fundraising.

Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world's first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp.

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