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South East Overlay

Internet connection

In 2011, 64% of homes in South East Overlay had a broadband internet connection.

A fast Internet Connection is increasingly required for accessing essential information and undertaking domestic and non-domestic business. Households with dial-up or no internet service are being left behind in the digital divide as both government and the private sector are increasingly conducting their business, or aspects of it, on-line.

Internet connectivity in South East Overlay can be affected by availability of connection, Education, Household Income and Age Structure.

Derived from the Census question:

'Can the Internet be accessed at this dwelling?'

Households

Type of internet connection
South East Overlay20112006Change
Connection typeNumber%City of Adelaide %Number%City of Adelaide %2006 to 2011
Total internet connection
1,85172.476.71,46759.760.2+384
map this data in atlas.idBroadband connection1,64664.467.81,00941.142.1+637
Dial-up connection
522.02.842817.417.1-376
Other connection
1546.06.2301.21.1+124
No internet connection
35213.811.564426.225.5-292
Not stated
35413.811.734514.014.3+9

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Type of internet connection, 2011
Type of internet connection, 2011 Not stated, City of Adelaide: 11.7% No internet connection, City of Adelaide: 11.5% Other connection, City of Adelaide: 6.2% Dial-up connection, City of Adelaide: 2.8% Broadband connection, City of Adelaide: 67.8% Total internet connection, City of Adelaide: 76.7% Not stated, South East Overlay: 13.8% No internet connection, South East Overlay: 13.8% Other connection, South East Overlay: 6.0% Dial-up connection, South East Overlay: 2.0% Broadband connection, South East Overlay: 64.4% Total internet connection, South East Overlay: 72.4%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Enumerated data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in type of internet connection, 2006 to 2011
Change in type of internet connection, 2006 to 2011 Not stated, South East Overlay: +9 No internet connection, South East Overlay: -292 Other connection, South East Overlay: +124 Dial-up connection, South East Overlay: -376 Broadband connection, South East Overlay: +637 Total internet connection, South East Overlay: +384
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011 (Enumerated data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the type of internet connection of households in South East Overlay compared to the City of Adelaide shows that there was a higher proportion of households with either no internet connection or a dial up connection, and a lower proportion of households with broadband connectivity.

Overall 15.8% of households had no internet connection or a dial up connection, and 64.4% had broadband connectivity, compared with 14.3% and 67.8% respectively in the City of Adelaide.

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011 the number of households with an internet connection increased by 384.

The largest changes in the internet connectivity in South East Overlay, between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • Broadband connection (+637 households)
  • Total internet connection (+384 households)
  • Dial-up connection (-376 households)

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