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Bittern - Crib Point

Internet connection

In 2011, 71% of homes in Bittern - Crib Point 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 Bittern - Crib Point 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
Bittern - Crib Point20112006Change
Connection typeNumber%Mornington Peninsula Shire %Number%Mornington Peninsula Shire %2006 to 2011
Total internet connection
1,83378.773.21,33861.256.8+495
map this data in atlas.idBroadband connection1,66371.466.281237.136.0+851
Dial-up connection
833.63.652023.820.4-437
Other connection
873.73.460.30.4+81
No internet connection
34815.020.366330.335.5-315
Not stated
1476.36.51858.57.8-38

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, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 6.5% No internet connection, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 20.3% Other connection, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 3.4% Dial-up connection, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 3.6% Broadband connection, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 66.2% Total internet connection, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 73.2% Not stated, Bittern - Crib Point: 6.3% No internet connection, Bittern - Crib Point: 15.0% Other connection, Bittern - Crib Point: 3.7% Dial-up connection, Bittern - Crib Point: 3.6% Broadband connection, Bittern - Crib Point: 71.4% Total internet connection, Bittern - Crib Point: 78.7%
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, Bittern - Crib Point: -38 No internet connection, Bittern - Crib Point: -315 Other connection, Bittern - Crib Point: +81 Dial-up connection, Bittern - Crib Point: -437 Broadband connection, Bittern - Crib Point: +851 Total internet connection, Bittern - Crib Point: +495
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 Bittern - Crib Point compared to Mornington Peninsula Shire 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 18.5% of households had no internet connection or a dial up connection, and 71.4% had broadband connectivity, compared with 23.9% and 66.2% respectively in Mornington Peninsula Shire.

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011 the number of households with an internet connection increased by 495.

The largest changes in the internet connectivity in Bittern - Crib Point, between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • Broadband connection (+851 households)
  • Total internet connection (+495 households)
  • Dial-up connection (-437 households)

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