Indicators for the Information Society in the Baltic Region

Action Line 6

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The Northern e-Dimension Action Plan - NeDAP - 2005-06 was adopted by the Heads of Government of the Council of the Baltic Sea States during the 5th Baltic Sea States Summit in June 2004, and by the Nordic Council of Ministers in August 2004. The action plan is a tangible result of a new cooperation arrangement between the Council of Baltic Sea States, the European Commission and the Nordic Council of Ministers. The NeDAP 2005-06 consists of 8 action lines: 1. Internet and Internet Applications in Research and Development, 2. A Secure Information Infrastructure, 3. eSkills and eLearning , 4. eHealth, 5. eGovernment, 6. eIndicators, 7. eEnvironment, and 8. eInclusion. This report presents the results of work conducted in 2005 by action line 6, eIndicators, providing new and comprehensive statistics about the information societies in the Baltic Region.



ICT use by households and individuals

Data concerning access to new technologies as mobile phones, computer and Internet - and not least the actual use of it - are important indicators of the e-readiness of the population in the Baltic Region. The involvement of the general public in the countries of the Baltic Region in the development of the information society is measured by means of statistical indicators showing the scale of access to and usage of information and communication technologies (ICT).


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