Morts Estate - Oaky Park - Vale Of Clwydd
In 2011, 52% of homes in Morts Estate - Oaky Park - Vale Of Clwydd 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.
Derived from the Census question:
'Can the Internet be accessed at this dwelling?'
|Type of internet connection|
|Morts Estate - Oaky Park - Vale Of Clwydd||2011||2006||Change|
|Connection type||Number||%||Lithgow City %||Number||%||Lithgow City %||2006 to 2011|
|Total internet connection||341||59.5||63.3||274||44.6||47.7||+67||25001|
|No internet connection||195||34.1||29.5||314||51.0||46.0||-119||25006|
Analysis of the type of internet connection of households in Morts Estate - Oaky Park - Vale Of Clwydd compared to Lithgow 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 36.0% of households had no internet connection or a dial up connection, and 51.8% had broadband connectivity, compared with 32.9% and 56.5% respectively in Lithgow City.
Between 2006 and 2011 the number of households with an internet connection increased by 67.
The largest changes in the internet connectivity in Morts Estate - Oaky Park - Vale Of Clwydd, between 2006 and 2011 were:
- Broadband connection (+143 households)
- No internet connection (-119 households)
- Dial-up connection (-105 households)