According to the
conducted by Mail. Common crawl en Grou12 on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of Runet, 81% of Russians surveyed use the Internet daily and many times a day. Someone communicating on social networks (64%), someone for games (62%), someone for finding information (58%), someone for watching videos (56%) and listening to music (55%). At the same time, in 2000, the needs of users were somewhat different: then the top 5 included information search (43%), computers and programs (27%), news (27%), games (25%), as well as humor (24%) ) and music (23%).
It’s quite difficult for Russians to imagine their life without the Internet: 36% of respondents are ready to give up alcohol for Internet access, every fourth (23%) - from sweets, 14% and 12% are ready to do without sports and personal transportation, and one in ten without traveling.
And 8% of Russians are ready to sacrifice live chat for the sake of the Internet.
The most common type of activity on the Web was watching a video (74%), the second and third most popular - ordering a taxi (45%) and buying or selling goods using ad services (43%). About a third of respondents (30%) ordered food online, almost one in five (18%) visited online educational sites.
The study refuted the stereotype that a young audience is more active in playing games. Both among the adult audience (over 35 years old) and among users under 35 years old, 58% say that they spend three hours a day on games or more.