The statistical operation follows the methodological recommendations of Eurostat (Statistical Office of the European Communities).The survey has been performed annually since 2002, with fieldwork performed in the 2nd quarter of each year. However, in 2005 and 2006, data was also obtained for the 2nd six months of the year, with fieldwork performed during the fourth quarter.
It covers information on the various information and communication products of Spanish households as well as the use that Spaniards make of these products, the Internet and e-commerce. The operation pays special attention to how children use technology
Eurostat's website is the information source for European data where further information can be found through the theme Science and technology.