OFW Internet Habits ReportJanette Toral
In the Overseas Filipino Worker (OFW) Internet Habits Report, 9th issue of the DigitalFilipino StatsReport, shows that only 24% of OFWs surf the Internet.
100 OFWS working in different countries were surveyed for this report. Much has been said about the OFWs being the primary revenue generator for most local e-commerce sites today. This report intends to validate such perception.
Some of the report highlights are:
- Inq7.net, ABS-CBN News, Philippine Star, and PinoyCentral are the most popular news websites among OFW Internet Users.
- Only 16% of OFW Internet users have bought products online.
The report represents information gathered through phone, personal, and e-mail interviews therefore giving a glimpse of the OFW Internet usage patterns.
Who can benefit from The OFW Internet Habits Report?
The report is essential for anyone in the banking, financial services, or new media. It is a valuable resource for potential investors, as well as any forthcoming e-commerce site that seeks OFW Internet user information.
The OFW Internet Habits Report covers the following issues, and more:
- OFW profession and income
- Remittance habits
- Communication medium
- Internet usage patterns
- Investments made
Price: Only for StatsReport subscribers, not for retail
Released Date: February 10, 2004
Ms Janet, is there an updated version of this?
none at the moment.