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In 2011, 53% of homes in Rosebud 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 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
Rosebud20112006Change
Connection typeNumber%Mornington Peninsula Shire %Number%Mornington Peninsula Shire %2006 to 2011
Total internet connection
3,31461.073.22,12141.956.8+1,193
map this data in atlas.idBroadband connection2,88153.066.21,20323.736.0+1,678
Dial-up connection
2284.23.689417.720.4-666
Other connection
2053.83.4240.50.4+181
No internet connection
1,74732.120.32,54950.335.5-802
Not stated
3726.96.53957.87.8-23

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: 6.9% No internet connection, Rosebud: 32.1% Other connection, Rosebud: 3.8% Dial-up connection, Rosebud: 4.2% Broadband connection, Rosebud: 53.0% Total internet connection, Rosebud: 61.0%
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: -23 No internet connection, Rosebud: -802 Other connection, Rosebud: +181 Dial-up connection, Rosebud: -666 Broadband connection, Rosebud: +1,678 Total internet connection, Rosebud: +1,193
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 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 36.3% of households had no internet connection or a dial up connection, and 53.0% 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 1,193.

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

  • Broadband connection (+1,678 households)
  • Total internet connection (+1,193 households)
  • No internet connection (-802 households)

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