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Statewide Survey · June 2009

PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Information Technology

Mark Baldassare, Jennifer Paluch, Dean Bonner, and Sonja Petek

Some findings of the current survey:

  • The share of Californians with broadband is up 7 points since last year, with Internet use increasing by 6 points, and Internet access at home by 4 points.
  • A large majority of Californians, 83 percent, believe access to high-speed broadband is important, including 76 percent without broadband themselves.
  • Latinos in California still lag well behind whites, blacks, and Asians in measures such as broadband adoption.
Mood of Californians:
General Direction of Things in California
Economic Outlook for California
This survey is supported by funding from the California Emerging Technology Fund and ZeroDivide.


Population Statewide Survey