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Rosebud - Rosebud West - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck

Internet connection

In 2011, 54% of homes in Rosebud - Rosebud West - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck 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 Rosebud - Rosebud West - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck 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
Rosebud - Rosebud West - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck20112006Change
Connection typeNumber%Mornington Peninsula Shire %Number%Mornington Peninsula Shire %2006 to 2011
Total internet connection
5,59561.673.23,59843.256.8+1,997
map this data in atlas.idBroadband connection4,90754.066.22,06724.836.0+2,840
Dial-up connection
3543.93.61,48717.820.4-1,133
Other connection
3343.73.4440.50.4+290
No internet connection
2,76730.520.34,06348.735.5-1,296
Not stated
7217.96.56768.17.8+45

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, Rosebud - Rosebud West - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck: 7.9% No internet connection, Rosebud - Rosebud West - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck: 30.5% Other connection, Rosebud - Rosebud West - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck: 3.7% Dial-up connection, Rosebud - Rosebud West - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck: 3.9% Broadband connection, Rosebud - Rosebud West - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck: 54.0% Total internet connection, Rosebud - Rosebud West - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck: 61.6%
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, Rosebud - Rosebud West - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck: +45 No internet connection, Rosebud - Rosebud West - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck: -1,296 Other connection, Rosebud - Rosebud West - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck: +290 Dial-up connection, Rosebud - Rosebud West - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck: -1,133 Broadband connection, Rosebud - Rosebud West - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck: +2,840 Total internet connection, Rosebud - Rosebud West - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck: +1,997
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 Rosebud - Rosebud West - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck compared to Mornington Peninsula Shire 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 34.4% of households had no internet connection or a dial up connection, and 54.0% 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 1,997.

The largest changes in the internet connectivity in Rosebud - Rosebud West - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck, between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • Broadband connection (+2,840 households)
  • Total internet connection (+1,997 households)
  • No internet connection (-1,296 households)

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