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In 2011, 70% of homes in Georges Hall 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 Georges Hall 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
Georges Hall20112006Change
Connection typeNumber%Bankstown City %Number%Bankstown City %2006 to 2011
Total internet connection
1,97075.269.41,58962.353.0+381
map this data in atlas.idBroadband connection1,82869.764.21,16345.637.2+664
Dial-up connection
752.92.541216.215.1-337
Other connection
672.62.7140.50.7+54
No internet connection
44517.022.482932.538.6-384
Not stated
2067.98.11315.18.4+75

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, Georges Hall: 7.9% No internet connection, Georges Hall: 17.0% Other connection, Georges Hall: 2.6% Dial-up connection, Georges Hall: 2.9% Broadband connection, Georges Hall: 69.7% Total internet connection, Georges Hall: 75.2%
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, Georges Hall: +75 No internet connection, Georges Hall: -384 Other connection, Georges Hall: +54 Dial-up connection, Georges Hall: -337 Broadband connection, Georges Hall: +664 Total internet connection, Georges Hall: +381
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 Georges Hall compared to Bankstown City shows that there was a lower proportion of households with either no internet connection or a dial up connection, and a higher proportion of households with broadband connectivity.

Overall 19.8% of households had no internet connection or a dial up connection, and 69.7% 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 381.

The largest changes in the internet connectivity in Georges Hall, between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • Broadband connection (+664 households)
  • No internet connection (-384 households)
  • Total internet connection (+381 households)

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