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A Media Day Analysis conducted by The Media Audit among 88 markets between January 2006 and April 2007 reveals that African Americans index higher than the general population in overall media usage.
Added: March 02, 2010 at 10:30 am | Link | African-AmericansInternet usage
Eight NCQA 2008 award winners describe projects in which they improved race/ethnicity data, increased language access, and engaged the community—all critical dimensions of quality improvement.
Added: March 02, 2010 at 01:46 pm | Adobe PDF | Health disparitiesAfrican-AmericansFieldwork modelsHispanics
Is the “Digital Divide” more about “use” than “access” to the Internet? This article identifies personal and situational factors that predicted Internet use among African American women with incomes less than $15,000.
Added: March 02, 2010 at 02:12 pm | Adobe PDF | UnderservedInternet usageAfrican-Americans
New Findings of Groundbreaking National Survey on Minority Internet Use
Added: March 04, 2010 at 09:06 am | Adobe PDF | Digital gapInternet usageAfrican-AmericansHispanics
This is a report on various features of African American use of the Internet, including the generation gap, the gender gap, usage relative to white Americans, what it is used for, and how much is used.
Added: March 04, 2010 at 09:08 am | Link | Digital gapInternet usageAfrican-Americans