Latin America's Internet e-volution

Dawson, Charles
March 2001
Ad Age Global;Mar2001, Vol. 1 Issue 7, p27
Trade Publication
Focuses on the results of the Target Group Index.net, an Internet market research study on Internet users in Latin America as of March 2001. Percentage of male Internet users; Percentage of Internet users who utilize their e-mails; Percentage who visit chat rooms.


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