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Oakleigh South

Internet connection

In 2011, 68% of homes in Oakleigh South 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 Oakleigh South 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
Oakleigh South20112006Change
Connection typeNumber%City of Monash %Number%City of Monash %2006 to 2011
Total internet connection
1,33572.378.61,05658.266.3+279
map this data in atlas.idBroadband connection1,24767.573.677542.749.3+472
Dial-up connection
422.32.627014.916.6-228
Other connection
462.52.4110.60.4+35
No internet connection
39921.616.065135.927.7-252
Not stated
1136.15.41065.96.0+7

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 Monash: 5.4% No internet connection, City of Monash: 16.0% Other connection, City of Monash: 2.4% Dial-up connection, City of Monash: 2.6% Broadband connection, City of Monash: 73.6% Total internet connection, City of Monash: 78.6% Not stated, Oakleigh South: 6.1% No internet connection, Oakleigh South: 21.6% Other connection, Oakleigh South: 2.5% Dial-up connection, Oakleigh South: 2.3% Broadband connection, Oakleigh South: 67.5% Total internet connection, Oakleigh South: 72.3%
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, Oakleigh South: +7 No internet connection, Oakleigh South: -252 Other connection, Oakleigh South: +35 Dial-up connection, Oakleigh South: -228 Broadband connection, Oakleigh South: +472 Total internet connection, Oakleigh South: +279
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 Oakleigh South compared to City of Monash 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 23.9% of households had no internet connection or a dial up connection, and 67.5% had broadband connectivity, compared with 18.6% and 73.6% respectively in City of Monash.

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011 the number of households with an internet connection increased by 279.

The largest changes in the internet connectivity in Oakleigh South, between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • Broadband connection (+472 households)
  • Total internet connection (+279 households)
  • No internet connection (-252 households)

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