Illinois News Today: Rhode Island learners need to break the digital divide

Rhode Island ranks fourth in the country for the highest broadband access, with 83% nationwide and 99% access to high-speed broadband, while 84% of households subscribe to the Internet. Still, according to the results of the 2019 American Community Survey released by, 49,573 households (12.2%) in Rhode Island are not connected to the Internet, but 34,936 households (8.6%) have only cellular data plans. I am receiving an internet connection via.

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