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In 2011, 61% of homes in Yagoona 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 Yagoona 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
Yagoona20112006Change
Connection typeNumber%Bankstown City %Number%Bankstown City %2006 to 2011
Total internet connection
3,47866.069.42,51049.853.0+968
map this data in atlas.idBroadband connection3,20660.864.21,75034.737.2+1,456
Dial-up connection
1292.42.571614.215.1-587
Other connection
1432.72.7440.90.7+99
No internet connection
1,33525.322.42,07741.238.6-742
Not stated
4608.78.14529.08.4+8

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, Yagoona: 8.7% No internet connection, Yagoona: 25.3% Other connection, Yagoona: 2.7% Dial-up connection, Yagoona: 2.4% Broadband connection, Yagoona: 60.8% Total internet connection, Yagoona: 66.0%
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, Yagoona: +8 No internet connection, Yagoona: -742 Other connection, Yagoona: +99 Dial-up connection, Yagoona: -587 Broadband connection, Yagoona: +1,456 Total internet connection, Yagoona: +968
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 Yagoona 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 27.8% of households had no internet connection or a dial up connection, and 60.8% 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 968.

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

  • Broadband connection (+1,456 households)
  • Total internet connection (+968 households)
  • No internet connection (-742 households)

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