55% Percentage of freshmen at the nation's 250 most selective colleges who came from the highest-earning one-fourth of households in 2000
46% Percentage of freshmen at the same colleges who came from the highest-earning quarter of households in 1985
28% Proportion of public libraries in the U.S. that offered Internet access in 1996
95% Proportion of libraries that offer Internet access today
17% Increase in library attendance in the past six years
11 million Number of taxpayers who filed their income tax returns on the Internet, up 21% from last year
34.2 million Number of returns e-filed by accountants, up 14%...