FLOSS-US
The Free/Libre/Open Source Software Survey for 2003

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1. When did you first start participating in open source/free software development?

 
Year?
1980 or earlier 171.2% (out of 1504 responses)
1981-1985 19 1.3%
1986-1990 54 3.6%
1991-1995 206 13.7%
1996 71 4.7%
1997 109 7.3%
1998 179 11.9%
1999 195 13.0%
2000 241 16.0%
2001 200 13.3%
2002 188 12.5%
2003 26 1.7%
How old were you then?
15 or younger79 5.2% (out of 1531 responses)
16-20 450 29.4%
21-25 517 33.8%
26-30 260 17.0%
31-35 116 7.58%
36-40 53 3.5%
41-45 28 1.8%
46-50 16 1.1%
51-55 7 0.5%
56-60 1 0.1%
older than 60 2 0.1%