Los hallazgos más importantes son:
- 46% of full- or part-time students consult Wikipedia as opposed to 36% of the general population of adult (over 18) Internet users.
- Despite ongoing controversy about the reliability of articles on Wikipedia, it is far more popular among the well-educated than it is among those with lower levels of education. 50% of those with at least a college degree consult the site, compared with 22% of those with a high school diploma.
- The popularity of search engines helps drive the popularity of Wikipedia. More than 70% of visits to Wikipedia in one week in March came from search engines.
- The ease with which new entries or new information can be added to Wikipedia helps make it a place to go for up-to-date information on everything from emerging technology terms to celebrities to political scandals.
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