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In 2011, 65% of homes in Modbury 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 Modbury 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
Modbury20112006Change
Connection typeNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2006 to 2011
Total internet connection
1,48772.378.81,03751.464.5+450
map this data in atlas.idBroadband connection1,32664.572.453926.735.9+788
Dial-up connection
663.23.248824.228.1-422
Other connection
954.63.1100.50.5+85
No internet connection
47122.917.086542.831.4-394
Not stated
994.84.31165.84.0-18

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, City of Tea Tree Gully: 4.3% No internet connection, City of Tea Tree Gully: 17.0% Other connection, City of Tea Tree Gully: 3.1% Dial-up connection, City of Tea Tree Gully: 3.2% Broadband connection, City of Tea Tree Gully: 72.4% Total internet connection, City of Tea Tree Gully: 78.8% Not stated, Modbury: 4.8% No internet connection, Modbury: 22.9% Other connection, Modbury: 4.6% Dial-up connection, Modbury: 3.2% Broadband connection, Modbury: 64.5% Total internet connection, Modbury: 72.3%
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, Modbury: -18 No internet connection, Modbury: -394 Other connection, Modbury: +85 Dial-up connection, Modbury: -422 Broadband connection, Modbury: +788 Total internet connection, Modbury: +450
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 Modbury compared to the City of Tea Tree Gully 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 26.1% of households had no internet connection or a dial up connection, and 64.5% had broadband connectivity, compared with 20.2% and 72.4% respectively in the City of Tea Tree Gully.

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011 the number of households with an internet connection increased by 450.

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

  • Broadband connection (+788 households)
  • Total internet connection (+450 households)
  • Dial-up connection (-422 households)

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