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Bass Hill - Lansdowne

Internet connection

In 2011, 62% of homes in Bass Hill - Lansdowne 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 Bass Hill - Lansdowne 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
Bass Hill - Lansdowne20112006Change
Connection typeNumber%Bankstown City %Number%Bankstown City %2006 to 2011
Total internet connection
1,82967.469.41,34149.853.0+488
map this data in atlas.idBroadband connection1,68662.164.296836.037.2+718
Dial-up connection
802.92.535213.115.1-272
Other connection
632.32.7210.80.7+42
No internet connection
64423.722.41,08640.438.6-443
Not stated
2438.98.12649.88.4-22

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, Bankstown City: 8.1% No internet connection, Bankstown City: 22.4% Other connection, Bankstown City: 2.7% Dial-up connection, Bankstown City: 2.5% Broadband connection, Bankstown City: 64.2% Total internet connection, Bankstown City: 69.4% Not stated, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 8.9% No internet connection, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 23.7% Other connection, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 2.3% Dial-up connection, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 2.9% Broadband connection, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 62.1% Total internet connection, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 67.4%
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, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: -22 No internet connection, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: -443 Other connection, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: +42 Dial-up connection, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: -272 Broadband connection, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: +718 Total internet connection, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: +488
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 Bass Hill - Lansdowne compared to Bankstown City 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 26.6% of households had no internet connection or a dial up connection, and 62.1% had broadband connectivity, compared with 25.0% and 64.2% respectively in Bankstown City.

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011 the number of households with an internet connection increased by 488.

The largest changes in the internet connectivity in Bass Hill - Lansdowne, between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • Broadband connection (+718 households)
  • Total internet connection (+488 households)
  • No internet connection (-443 households)

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