Seniors in Cyberspace

How many   Population   Demographics   Accessibility  

Internet users over the age of 50 are highly educated, affluent when compared to the general population and have a higher tendency to purchase online than younger surfers.

According to Internet News, seniors online are 85% more inclined to purchase business equipment online than younger users; 37% more inclined to make book purchases and 27% more inclined to invest online than those under 55 years.

  • 75% have college-level education
  • 45% earn over $75,000 US per year
  • 50% have investment portfolios worth over $100,000