Ekonomiczne Problemy Usług (May 2018)

Wykluczenie cyfrowe w Polsce na tle krajów Unii Europejskiej

  • Renata Jedlińska

Journal volume & issue
Vol. 131


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The assumption of this article is to present the aspect of digital exclusion in Poland in comparison to selected European Union countries. Digital exclusion refers to the differences associated with physical access to technology and the skills and resources needed to use them. Spatial analysis of European Union countries indicates a strong diversity of people at risk of e-exclusion. The positive proces is a declining number of digitally excluded people who do not use the Internet. This phenomenon is determined by various internal factors, most often economic and psychological reasons. Statistics in the studied area are not very satisfying for Poland, becouse the level of digitally excluded persons is larger than the European average