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Berwick - Beaconsfield

Internet connection

In 2011, 78% of homes in Berwick - Beaconsfield 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 Berwick - Beaconsfield 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
Berwick - Beaconsfield20112006Change
Connection typeNumber%City of Casey %Number%City of Casey %2006 to 2011
Total internet connection
12,55583.079.55,00865.963.3+7,547
map this data in atlas.idBroadband connection11,73277.673.33,45345.542.9+8,279
Dial-up connection
3902.62.81,52820.119.9-1,138
Other connection
4332.93.4270.40.5+406
No internet connection
1,74611.514.52,19328.930.3-446
Not stated
8215.46.03945.26.4+427

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, City of Casey: 6.0% No internet connection, City of Casey: 14.5% Other connection, City of Casey: 3.4% Dial-up connection, City of Casey: 2.8% Broadband connection, City of Casey: 73.3% Total internet connection, City of Casey: 79.5% Not stated, Berwick - Beaconsfield: 5.4% No internet connection, Berwick - Beaconsfield: 11.5% Other connection, Berwick - Beaconsfield: 2.9% Dial-up connection, Berwick - Beaconsfield: 2.6% Broadband connection, Berwick - Beaconsfield: 77.6% Total internet connection, Berwick - Beaconsfield: 83.0%
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, Berwick - Beaconsfield: +427 No internet connection, Berwick - Beaconsfield: -446 Other connection, Berwick - Beaconsfield: +406 Dial-up connection, Berwick - Beaconsfield: -1,138 Broadband connection, Berwick - Beaconsfield: +8,279 Total internet connection, Berwick - Beaconsfield: +7,547
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 Berwick - Beaconsfield compared to the City of Casey 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 14.1% of households had no internet connection or a dial up connection, and 77.6% had broadband connectivity, compared with 17.3% and 73.3% respectively in the City of Casey.

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011 the number of households with an internet connection increased by 7,547.

The largest changes in the internet connectivity in Berwick - Beaconsfield, between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • Broadband connection (+8,279 households)
  • Total internet connection (+7,547 households)
  • Dial-up connection (-1,138 households)

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