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Overseas born - Internet connection

In 2011, 80.4% of people born overseas in the City of Burnside were in households with access to a broadband internet connection.

A fast Internet Connection is increasingly required for accessing essential information and undertaking domestic and non-domestic business. This dataset indicates how many people who were born overseas and live in the City of Burnside have access to the internet from home.

Internet connectivity is strongly associated with the Age and Education levels of the migrant population, and language issues may also be a barrier to access, particularly among older communities. So please view this dataset in conjunction with those topics to further build the story of the overseas-born communities in City of Burnside.

Derived from the Census question:

'Does any member of this household access the internet from this dwelling'

People born overseas, counted in private dwellings

Type of internet connection
City of Burnside - Overseas born20112006Change
Connection typeNumber%Adelaide SDNumber%Adelaide SD2006 to 2011
Total internet connection9,51786.076.97,50476.761.5+2,013
Broadband connection8,90180.470.05,40855.336.2+3,493
Dial-up connection3162.93.52,04120.924.7-1,725
Other connection3002.73.4550.60.6+245
No Internet connection1,30411.819.82,05421.035.3-750
Not stated2442.23.32222.33.2+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 No Internet connection, Adelaide SD: 19.8% Other connection, Adelaide SD: 3.4% Dial-up connection, Adelaide SD: 3.5% Broadband connection, Adelaide SD: 70.0% No Internet connection, City of Burnside: 11.8% Other connection, City of Burnside: 2.7% Dial-up connection, City of Burnside: 2.9% Broadband connection, City of Burnside: 80.4%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Enumerated data)
Compiled and presented by .id, the population experts.
Change in type of internet connection, 2006 to 2011
Change in type of internet connection, 2006 to 2011 No Internet connection, City of Burnside: -750 Other connection, City of Burnside: +245 Dial-up connection, City of Burnside: -1,725 Broadband connection, City of Burnside: +3,493
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011 (Enumerated data)
Compiled and presented by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the type of internet connection of households for people born overseas in the City of Burnside compared to Adelaide SD, shows that there was a lower proportion of people born overseas with no access to an internet connection, and a higher proportion with broadband connectivity.

Overall 11.8% of people born overseas had no access to an internet connection, and 80.4% had broadband connectivity, compared with 19.8% and 70.0% respectively in Adelaide SD.

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, access to an internet connection for people born overseas increased by 2,013.

The largest changes in the internet connectivity for households consisting of people born overseas in the City of Burnside, between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • Broadband connection (+3,493 persons)
  • Dial-up connection (-1,725 persons)
  • No Internet connection (-750 persons)
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