Entered, in 2020, in the dictionary which defines it as "the state of a person who does not master the skills necessary for the use and creation of digital resources", illectronism will be observed more and more more on a daily basis.

Moreover, the Regulatory Authority for Electronic Communications, Posts and Press Distribution (Arcep) noted, in 2019, that 23% of French people over the age of 12 did not have a smartphone and 24% a computer.

This inequality is increasingly social.

People affected by illiteracy often have little or no qualifications – 34%, compared to only 2% of higher education graduates.

A significant proportion of non-graduates are elderly, but even those under 60 are more often in this situation – 15%, compared to 1% of higher education graduates.

Illectronism affects all working people to varying degrees: executives and intermediate professions (2%), employees (5%), craftsmen (7%), workers (11%) and farmers (23%).

Two out of three active executives have a high level of digital skills, in line with their professional uses.

Yet, as seen in Tech 24, hardware isn't everything.

As a Senate report explains, illiteracy will not be solved with a magic tablet.

It is important to give self-confidence, to value everyone and to cut short the technological acceleration.

From Colori to Descodeuses, initiatives exist to counter this digital difficulty.

Overview of the best initiatives.

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