Howard Lake | 6 May 2003 | News 22 total views, 1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Tagged with: Digital Research / statistics Nearly half of UK homes have Internet access While 15% is quite low, given the return on investment marketing for legacies, it would suggest that the Internet should play a role in charities’ legacy marketing.Thirty eight per cent of British adults had never accessed the Internet. Nearly half said that they weren’t interested in technology, but 30% said they had no means of getting online. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) reports that 45% of British households have Internet access, a 6% increase on the previous year’s figure.The ONS reports that 11.4 million UK households had Internet access at home in the fourth quarter of 2002. In addition, 62% of adults had accessed the Internet at some time. For those aged 16-24 the access figure was 95%.Forty five per cent of people aged 55-64 had accessed the Internet, while 15% of those aged 65 or over had been online. Advertisement AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis About Howard Lake 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 and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.