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In 2011, 80% of homes in Taylors 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 Taylors 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
Taylors Hill20112006Change
Connection typeNumber%City of Melton %Number%City of Melton %2006 to 2011
Total internet connection
2,96685.178.21,35666.662.1+1,610
map this data in atlas.idBroadband connection2,78679.971.593746.039.2+1,849
Dial-up connection
912.62.840720.022.3-316
Other connection
892.63.9130.60.6+76
No internet connection
34810.015.154826.931.5-200
Not stated
1724.96.71316.46.4+41

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 Melton: 6.7% No internet connection, City of Melton: 15.1% Other connection, City of Melton: 3.9% Dial-up connection, City of Melton: 2.8% Broadband connection, City of Melton: 71.5% Total internet connection, City of Melton: 78.2% Not stated, Taylors Hill: 4.9% No internet connection, Taylors Hill: 10.0% Other connection, Taylors Hill: 2.6% Dial-up connection, Taylors Hill: 2.6% Broadband connection, Taylors Hill: 79.9% Total internet connection, Taylors Hill: 85.1%
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, Taylors Hill: +41 No internet connection, Taylors Hill: -200 Other connection, Taylors Hill: +76 Dial-up connection, Taylors Hill: -316 Broadband connection, Taylors Hill: +1,849 Total internet connection, Taylors Hill: +1,610
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 Taylors Hill compared to the City of Melton 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 12.6% of households had no internet connection or a dial up connection, and 79.9% had broadband connectivity, compared with 17.9% and 71.5% respectively in the City of Melton.

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011 the number of households with an internet connection increased by 1,610.

The largest changes in the internet connectivity in Taylors Hill, between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • Broadband connection (+1,849 households)
  • Total internet connection (+1,610 households)
  • Dial-up connection (-316 households)

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