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Shire of Mundaring

Internet connection

In 2011, 73% of homes in the Shire of Mundaring 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 the Shire of Mundaring 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
Shire of Mundaring - Households20112006Change
Connection typeNumber%Greater Perth %Number%Greater Perth %2006 to 2011
Total internet connection10,15078.477.08,25667.061.6+1,894
Broadband connection9,44373.070.15,12441.640.7+4,319
Dial-up connection4353.42.93,07725.020.3-2,642
Other connection2722.14.0550.40.6+217
No internet connection1,90314.715.83,39527.630.8-1,492
Not stated8916.97.16705.47.6+221

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, Greater Perth: 7.1% No internet connection, Greater Perth: 15.8% Other connection, Greater Perth: 4.0% Dial-up connection, Greater Perth: 2.9% Broadband connection, Greater Perth: 70.1% Total internet connection, Greater Perth: 77.0% Not stated, Shire of Mundaring: 6.9% No internet connection, Shire of Mundaring: 14.7% Other connection, Shire of Mundaring: 2.1% Dial-up connection, Shire of Mundaring: 3.4% Broadband connection, Shire of Mundaring: 73.0% Total internet connection, Shire of Mundaring: 78.4%
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, Shire of Mundaring: +221 No internet connection, Shire of Mundaring: -1,492 Other connection, Shire of Mundaring: +217 Dial-up connection, Shire of Mundaring: -2,642 Broadband connection, Shire of Mundaring: +4,319 Total internet connection, Shire of Mundaring: +1,894
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 the Shire of Mundaring compared to Greater Perth 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 18.1% of households had no internet connection or a dial up connection, and 73.0% had broadband connectivity, compared with 18.7% and 70.1% respectively in Greater Perth.

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011 the number of households with an internet connection increased by 1,894.

The largest changes in the internet connectivity in the Shire of Mundaring, between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • Broadband connection (+4,319 households)
  • Dial-up connection (-2,642 households)
  • Total internet connection (+1,894 households)

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