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In 2011, 70% of homes in Unley Ward 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 Unley Ward 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
Unley Ward20112006Change
Connection typeNumber%City of Unley %Number%City of Unley %2006 to 2011
Total internet connection
1,95977.377.91,54163.063.8+418
map this data in atlas.idBroadband connection1,76969.870.797740.039.6+792
Dial-up connection
672.63.054622.323.5-480
Other connection
1234.94.3180.70.8+105
No internet connection
40916.216.678432.131.5-375
Not stated
1656.55.51194.94.7+46

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 Unley: 5.5% No internet connection, City of Unley: 16.6% Other connection, City of Unley: 4.3% Dial-up connection, City of Unley: 3.0% Broadband connection, City of Unley: 70.7% Total internet connection, City of Unley: 77.9% Not stated, Unley Ward: 6.5% No internet connection, Unley Ward: 16.2% Other connection, Unley Ward: 4.9% Dial-up connection, Unley Ward: 2.6% Broadband connection, Unley Ward: 69.8% Total internet connection, Unley Ward: 77.3%
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, Unley Ward: +46 No internet connection, Unley Ward: -375 Other connection, Unley Ward: +105 Dial-up connection, Unley Ward: -480 Broadband connection, Unley Ward: +792 Total internet connection, Unley Ward: +418
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 Unley Ward compared to the City of Unley shows that there was a lower proportion of households with either no internet connection or a dial up connection, as well as a lower proportion of households with broadband connectivity.

Overall 18.8% of households had no internet connection or a dial up connection, and 69.8% had broadband connectivity, compared with 19.5% and 70.7% respectively in the City of Unley.

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011 the number of households with an internet connection increased by 418.

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

  • Broadband connection (+792 households)
  • Dial-up connection (-480 households)
  • Total internet connection (+418 households)

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