Research commissioned by Good Things Foundation illustrates the variation in the level of Basic Digital Skills across regions in the UK. The proportion of the population without Basic Digital Skills, by nation/region.
Good Things Foundation is a leading British social charity focused on helping people to improve their lives through digital. Good Things Foundation holistic achieve this feat through Online Centres Network.
The research was commissioned by the social movement as it’s crucial to understand both the scale of the challenge and what can be done to do to mitigate, and eventually, end it.
According to the latest report, by 2028, the UK can possibly miss out on almost £22 billion of value as a direct result of digital exclusion.