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West Woodville Ward

Internet connection

In 2011, 56% of homes in West Woodville 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 West Woodville 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
West Woodville Ward20112006Change
Connection typeNumber%City of Charles Sturt %Number%City of Charles Sturt %2006 to 2011
Total internet connection
3,54263.767.42,31642.849.4+1,226
map this data in atlas.idBroadband connection3,14256.560.11,18922.026.8+1,953
Dial-up connection
1703.13.21,08820.121.9-918
Other connection
2304.14.1390.70.7+191
No internet connection
1,69130.426.62,72050.244.0-1,029
Not stated
3315.96.03807.06.6-49

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, West Woodville Ward: 5.9% No internet connection, West Woodville Ward: 30.4% Other connection, West Woodville Ward: 4.1% Dial-up connection, West Woodville Ward: 3.1% Broadband connection, West Woodville Ward: 56.5% Total internet connection, West Woodville Ward: 63.7%
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, West Woodville Ward: -49 No internet connection, West Woodville Ward: -1,029 Other connection, West Woodville Ward: +191 Dial-up connection, West Woodville Ward: -918 Broadband connection, West Woodville Ward: +1,953 Total internet connection, West Woodville Ward: +1,226
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 West Woodville Ward compared to the City of Charles Sturt 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 33.4% of households had no internet connection or a dial up connection, and 56.5% 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 1,226.

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

  • Broadband connection (+1,953 households)
  • Total internet connection (+1,226 households)
  • No internet connection (-1,029 households)

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