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Poll: 29% of Adults Watched Video Online During Past Week

Monday, March 19, 2007

The emergence of online video is increasing the gap between the Internet community and those who don’t go online. While 24% of Americans rarely or never go online, a Rasmussen Reports survey found that 29% of American adults watched online video within the last week. Among the growing segment of the population who go online every day or nearly every day, half (49%) have watched video online during the past week. The gap can be seen in attitudes towards online video giant YouTube. Forty-two percent (42%) of Americans have been following news stories about the company recently.

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