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Torrens Park - Lynton

Internet connection

In 2011, 72% of homes in Torrens Park - Lynton 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 Torrens Park - Lynton 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
Torrens Park - Lynton20112006Change
Connection typeNumber%City of Mitcham %Number%City of Mitcham %2006 to 2011
Total internet connection
86579.779.170567.465.9+160
map this data in atlas.idBroadband connection77871.772.745443.539.1+324
Dial-up connection
423.93.424323.326.3-201
Other connection
444.13.070.60.4+37
No internet connection
16315.016.829528.229.9-132
Not stated
575.34.1464.44.2+11

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, Torrens Park - Lynton: 5.3% No internet connection, Torrens Park - Lynton: 15.0% Other connection, Torrens Park - Lynton: 4.1% Dial-up connection, Torrens Park - Lynton: 3.9% Broadband connection, Torrens Park - Lynton: 71.7% Total internet connection, Torrens Park - Lynton: 79.7%
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, Torrens Park - Lynton: +11 No internet connection, Torrens Park - Lynton: -132 Other connection, Torrens Park - Lynton: +37 Dial-up connection, Torrens Park - Lynton: -201 Broadband connection, Torrens Park - Lynton: +324 Total internet connection, Torrens Park - Lynton: +160
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 Torrens Park - Lynton compared to the City of Mitcham shows that there was a lower proportion of households with either no internet connection or a dial up connection, as well as a lower proportion of households with broadband connectivity.

Overall 18.9% of households had no internet connection or a dial up connection, and 71.7% 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 160.

The largest changes in the internet connectivity in Torrens Park - Lynton, between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • Broadband connection (+324 households)
  • Dial-up connection (-201 households)
  • Total internet connection (+160 households)

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