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The value of being online

14th July 2014

Can you believe that on average being online is worth £1000 to someone who is using the internet for the first time? These are the findings of an independent study which has been commissioned by BT to receive a monetary figure on the benefits of online.

This study shows the critical role that the internet plays in today’s society and makes it even more important for organisations like us to help the 6.4 billion unconnected people harness the benefits of being online.

To read more about this latest release of figures, click hereDigital Inclusion is very close to our hearts and is an agenda we are keen to progress. BT’s Get IT Together campaign is one step towards getting digitally excluded people online and already more than 17000 people have benefitted from the programme.