Academic IELTS Writing task 1 Sample 68 - Internet use in six categories by age group
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The table below gives information on internet use in six categories by age group.
Describe the information in the table and make comparisons where appropriate.
» Write at least 150 words.
The given data shows the internet usages activity of seven age groups. As is presented in the data, teenagers mostly plays game and get news while the mid aged people mostly search and purchase for products.
According to the presentation, teenagers mostly play online games, look for news news, download, and purchase products when they are online. They rarely search for people. With the increase of age internet users do product search mostly and their second most activity online involves getting news and buying products. Among the 40 to 60 years old internet users, the most common activity is product purchasing. With the increase of age the download activity decreases and searching for people activity increases. For instance, only 5% activity of teenagers involves searching for people while this rate increases to around 30% when they get older. On the other hand, 52% of teenagers’ internet activities involve downloading from internet while this rate decreases to less than 30% over time. Similarly the online game playing is most popular among teenagers and this percentage decreases significantly among the grownup people.
In summary, teenagers mostly download and play games online while matured people mostly search and purchase products online. Getting news and buying products are done by all age group and aged people mostly search for other people online.