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UK Adds 1.9 Million Internet Users
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The size of the UK Internet audience grew by five percent from 36.9 million people in May 2009 to 38.8 million people in May 2010, according to a new report from the UK Online Measurement Company (UKOM).

Among the 1.9 million new Britons using the Internet, 1 million (53%) were at least 50 years old.

Men over 50 were responsible for most of this growth, accounting for 722,000 (38%) new British Internet users followed by women over 50 who represented 284,000 (15%) new users.