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Revesby - Revesby Heights

Internet connection

In 2011, 65% of homes in Revesby - Revesby Heights 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 Revesby - Revesby Heights 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
Revesby - Revesby Heights - Households20112006Change
Connection typeNumber%Bankstown City %Number%Bankstown City %2006 to 2011
Total internet connection
3,57370.369.42,62154.353.0+952
map this data in atlas.idBroadband connection3,30365.064.21,87738.937.2+1,426
Dial-up connection
1232.42.571914.915.1-596
Other connection
1472.92.7250.50.7+122
No internet connection
1,12022.022.41,90839.538.6-788
Not stated
3917.78.13026.38.4+89

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, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 7.7% No internet connection, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 22.0% Other connection, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 2.9% Dial-up connection, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 2.4% Broadband connection, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 65.0% Total internet connection, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 70.3%
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, Revesby - Revesby Heights: +89 No internet connection, Revesby - Revesby Heights: -788 Other connection, Revesby - Revesby Heights: +122 Dial-up connection, Revesby - Revesby Heights: -596 Broadband connection, Revesby - Revesby Heights: +1,426 Total internet connection, Revesby - Revesby Heights: +952
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 Revesby - Revesby Heights 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 24.4% of households had no internet connection or a dial up connection, and 65.0% 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 952.

The largest changes in the internet connectivity in Revesby - Revesby Heights, between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • Broadband connection (+1,426 households)
  • Total internet connection (+952 households)
  • No internet connection (-788 households)

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