CATEGORY F -
HUMAN RELATIONSHIPS TO INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
IT is perceived to have risks and
opportunities in the nature of human interaction with it. These indicators are
provided to assess the positive and negative impacts of IT on people and their
perception of those impacts. These concerns are critical reflections of our
quality of life.
Privacy, Security, and Safety Concerns
What is the impact of the
Internet on residentsí sense of privacy,
security and safety?
A graph showing the percentage of residents
who feel that companies respect their privacy, that online
transactions are secure, and that there are adequate safety
precautions for children to access the web safely.
How satisfied are
residents with content on the web?
The correlation of age and
ethnicity on satisfaction of web content based on a survey.
c) Impact of Information Technology on Personal Time
How has electronic communication influenced personal time?
Measurement of the impact that
computers and the Internet have had on residentsí personal time
based on a survey.
How is Information Technology
impacting our overall quality of
Measurement of the perceived
impact that information technology is having on residentsí
personal quality of life and the quality of life of the city based
on a survey.
The Information Technology Indicators Project is part of the City of Seattle Department of Information Technology Community Technology Program in cooperation with the volunteer Citizens Telecommunications and Technology Advisory Board (CTTAB).
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