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Clarence Gardens

Internet connection

In 2011, 69% of homes in Clarence Gardens 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 Clarence Gardens 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
Clarence Gardens20112006Change
Connection typeNumber%City of Mitcham %Number%City of Mitcham %2006 to 2011
Total internet connection
64875.679.148456.865.9+164
map this data in atlas.idBroadband connection58968.772.727432.239.1+315
Dial-up connection
354.13.420724.326.3-172
Other connection
242.83.030.40.4+21
No internet connection
18021.016.832037.629.9-140
Not stated
293.44.1485.64.2-19

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 Mitcham: 4.1% No internet connection, City of Mitcham: 16.8% Other connection, City of Mitcham: 3.0% Dial-up connection, City of Mitcham: 3.4% Broadband connection, City of Mitcham: 72.7% Total internet connection, City of Mitcham: 79.1% Not stated, Clarence Gardens: 3.4% No internet connection, Clarence Gardens: 21.0% Other connection, Clarence Gardens: 2.8% Dial-up connection, Clarence Gardens: 4.1% Broadband connection, Clarence Gardens: 68.7% Total internet connection, Clarence Gardens: 75.6%
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, Clarence Gardens: -19 No internet connection, Clarence Gardens: -140 Other connection, Clarence Gardens: +21 Dial-up connection, Clarence Gardens: -172 Broadband connection, Clarence Gardens: +315 Total internet connection, Clarence Gardens: +164
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 Clarence Gardens compared to the City of Mitcham 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 25.1% of households had no internet connection or a dial up connection, and 68.7% had broadband connectivity, compared with 20.1% and 72.7% respectively in the City of Mitcham.

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011 the number of households with an internet connection increased by 164.

The largest changes in the internet connectivity in Clarence Gardens, between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • Broadband connection (+315 households)
  • Dial-up connection (-172 households)
  • Total internet connection (+164 households)

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