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Evaluating the Awareness of E-government in the Republic of Yemen

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International Journal of Computer Applications
© 2013 by IJCA Journal
Volume 67 - Number 16
Year of Publication: 2013
Authors:
Asma Al-hashmi
Suresha
10.5120/11483-7185

Asma Al-hashmi and Suresha. Article: Evaluating the Awareness of E-government in the Republic of Yemen. International Journal of Computer Applications 67(16):41-45, April 2013. Full text available. BibTeX

@article{key:article,
	author = {Asma Al-hashmi and Suresha},
	title = {Article: Evaluating the Awareness of E-government in the Republic of Yemen},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	year = {2013},
	volume = {67},
	number = {16},
	pages = {41-45},
	month = {April},
	note = {Full text available}
}

Abstract

This paper presents the results of a pilot study that was carried out with the aim of examining the awareness of e-government in Yemen. It also investigates the impact of the demographic variables such as age, gender, education, occupation, income and living place on the Yemeni citizens' awareness and perceptions about e-government. Close-ended questions were asked to provide information about the adopters and non-adopters of e-government program. The results reveal a low awareness of the use of e-government in Yemen. Also, the Yemeni culture affects the participation of females in using e-government.

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