As part of Go ON UK’s commitment to collating an impartial, expert view of the nation’s digital status and developing a perspective on what’s best for British digital capability as a whole, we’ll regularly feature the latest insights and reports.
added to world GDP over the last 5 years via digitisation
potential uplift in UK GDP if global digital leadership achieved
boost in annual turnover if SMEs marketed and sold online
Booz & Company, one of the world’s leading management-consulting firms, has worked with us to put together the case for universal digitisation of the UK. Read it now to discover the scale of our country’s missed digital opportunity.Download (Pdf 678kb)
The Booz & Company report uncovered a key finding: there’s a pressing need to increase digital usage to unlock the UK’s potential. How do we increase digital usage? By addressing the online skills gap. It’s simply the most powerful way to tap into the immense economic and social benefits for both individuals and organisations.
Telefónica Survey of the Millennial Generation reveals digital natives are optimistic about their individual futures despite splits across political, economic and tech outlooks.Visit website
Glasgow experiences some of the highest levels of digital exclusion in the UK. How can other towns, cities and communities from across the UK learn from the challenges and the solutions in Glasgow?Visit website
Explores different options for future public investment in rural broadband in order to secure the best outcomes for remote communities.Visit website
In 2012, 33 million adults accessed the Internet every day, more than double the 2006 figure of 16 million, when directly comparable records began.Visit website
A study of digital maturity within Britain's businesses and charitiesDownload
In 18 months, the Go ON it's Liverpool campaign led to a 55% reduction in adults in the city who had never gone online.Visit website
Why developing Digital Champions systematically and sustainably is a highly appropriate approach to stimulating take up of online services and promoting confident and continued use of digital across society.Download
An independent review by Capgemini consultingDownload