Israel lagging behind on web use
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Israel lagging behind on web use

Israeli kids are ahead of the adults on internet use
Israeli kids are ahead of the adults on internet use
Israeli kids are ahead of the adults on internet use
Israeli kids are ahead of the adults on internet use

Israel lags behind other countries in internet connectivity, a study has shown.

The report, published last week by the OECD, shows that fewer Israelis use the internet than the OECD average.

Only 84.6% of Israelis aged 16-24 used the internet in 2013, compared to the OECD average of 95%. Internet use among adults was 4.8% lower than the average.

Israel also falls short in the areas of on online shopping, internet banking and online government services.

In other areas, Israel is more internet-savvy. Israeli has more six-year olds who have already accessed the internet than any other OECD country, except Denmark and the Netherlands.

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