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Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill)

Internet connection

In 2011, 71% of homes in Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill) 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 Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill) 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
Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill)20112006Change
Connection typeNumber%City of Manningham %Number%City of Manningham %2006 to 2011
Total internet connection
5,57376.880.84,46664.370.0+1,107
map this data in atlas.idBroadband connection5,19071.575.83,29547.552.6+1,894
Dial-up connection
2153.02.71,15116.617.0-936
Other connection
1682.32.3200.30.4+148
No internet connection
1,32018.214.82,07629.925.3-756
Not stated
3665.04.43985.74.7-32

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 Manningham: 4.4% No internet connection, City of Manningham: 14.8% Other connection, City of Manningham: 2.3% Dial-up connection, City of Manningham: 2.7% Broadband connection, City of Manningham: 75.8% Total internet connection, City of Manningham: 80.8% Not stated, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 5.0% No internet connection, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 18.2% Other connection, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 2.3% Dial-up connection, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 3.0% Broadband connection, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 71.5% Total internet connection, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 76.8%
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, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): -32 No internet connection, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): -756 Other connection, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): +148 Dial-up connection, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): -936 Broadband connection, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): +1,894 Total internet connection, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): +1,107
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 Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill) compared to City of Manningham 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 21.1% of households had no internet connection or a dial up connection, and 71.5% had broadband connectivity, compared with 17.6% and 75.8% respectively in City of Manningham.

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011 the number of households with an internet connection increased by 1,107.

The largest changes in the internet connectivity in Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill), between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • Broadband connection (+1,894 households)
  • Total internet connection (+1,107 households)
  • Dial-up connection (-936 households)

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