Internet use is associated with greater wellbeing, global study finds

Spending time online is often portrayed as something to avoid, but research suggests internet use is associated with greater wellbeing in people around the world. The potential impact on wellbeing of the internet, and social media in particular, has become a matter of intense debate. “Our analysis is the first to test whether or not […]

Internet use linked to higher wellbeing, global study suggests – BBC News

Image source, Getty Images Article information Author, Chris Vallance & Philippa Wain Role, Technology reporters 13 May 2024 Internet access and use is consistently associated with positive wellbeing, a new study of data from 168 countries by the Oxford Internet Institute (OII) suggests. In many parts of the world, including the EU and UK, concerns […]