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In 2011, 66% of homes in Henley Ward 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 Henley Ward 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
Henley Ward20112006Change
Connection typeNumber%City of Charles Sturt %Number%City of Charles Sturt %2006 to 2011
Total internet connection
4,06973.767.43,03256.249.4+1,037
map this data in atlas.idBroadband connection3,66266.460.11,70431.626.8+1,958
Dial-up connection
1873.43.21,28223.721.9-1,095
Other connection
2204.04.1460.90.7+174
No internet connection
1,10620.026.62,02337.544.0-917
Not stated
3446.26.03436.46.6+1

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 Charles Sturt: 6.0% No internet connection, City of Charles Sturt: 26.6% Other connection, City of Charles Sturt: 4.1% Dial-up connection, City of Charles Sturt: 3.2% Broadband connection, City of Charles Sturt: 60.1% Total internet connection, City of Charles Sturt: 67.4% Not stated, Henley Ward: 6.2% No internet connection, Henley Ward: 20.0% Other connection, Henley Ward: 4.0% Dial-up connection, Henley Ward: 3.4% Broadband connection, Henley Ward: 66.4% Total internet connection, Henley Ward: 73.7%
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, Henley Ward: +1 No internet connection, Henley Ward: -917 Other connection, Henley Ward: +174 Dial-up connection, Henley Ward: -1,095 Broadband connection, Henley Ward: +1,958 Total internet connection, Henley Ward: +1,037
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 Henley Ward compared to the City of Charles Sturt 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 23.4% of households had no internet connection or a dial up connection, and 66.4% had broadband connectivity, compared with 29.8% and 60.1% respectively in the City of Charles Sturt.

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011 the number of households with an internet connection increased by 1,037.

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

  • Broadband connection (+1,958 households)
  • Dial-up connection (-1,095 households)
  • Total internet connection (+1,037 households)

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