Recent arrivals - Internet connection
In 2011, 79.6% of of recent arrivals in Rockhampton were in households with access to a broadband internet connection.
A fast Internet Connection is increasingly required for accessing essential information and undertaking domestic and non-domestic business. This dataset indicates how many recent arrivals in Rockhampton have access to the internet from home.
Derived from the Census question:
'Can the Internet be accessed at this dwelling?'
People born overseas and arriving in Australia between 2006 and 9 Aug 2011, counted in private dwellings
|Type of internet connection|
|Rockhampton - Recent arrivals||2011|
|Connection type||Number||%||Brisbane SD|
|Total internet connection||2,459||85.7||89.8||25001|
|No Internet connection||316||11.0||7.2||25006|
|Total people counted in private dwellings||2,870||100.0||100.0|
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing (opens a new window) 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id (opens a new window), the population experts.
Compiled and presented by .id, the population experts.
Analysis of the type of internet connection of households for recent arrivals in Rockhampton compared to Brisbane SD shows that there was a higher proportion of recent arrivals with no access to an internet connection, and a lower proportion with broadband connectivity compared to Brisbane SD in 2011.
Overall 11.0% of recent arrivals had no access to an internet connection and 79.6% had broadband connectivity, compared with 7.2% and 82.6% respectively in Brisbane SD.