Allambie Heights

Internet connection

In 2011, 75% of homes in Allambie Heights 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 Allambie Heights 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
Allambie Heights20112006Change
Connection typeNumber%Warringah Council area %Number%Warringah Council area %2006 to 2011
Total internet connection1,78277.980.91,51768.168.7+265
Broadband connection1,70974.775.01,20654.152.9+503
Dial-up connection351.52.430613.715.2-271
Other connection391.73.460.30.7+33
No internet connection38116.713.460127.025.0-220
Not stated1245.45.71115.06.3+13

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.

Type of internet connection, 2011
Type of internet connection, 2011 Not stated, Warringah Council area: 5.7% No internet connection, Warringah Council area: 13.4% Other connection, Warringah Council area: 3.4% Dial-up connection, Warringah Council area: 2.4% Broadband connection, Warringah Council area: 75.0% Total internet connection, Warringah Council area: 80.9% Not stated, Allambie Heights: 5.4% No internet connection, Allambie Heights: 16.7% Other connection, Allambie Heights: 1.7% Dial-up connection, Allambie Heights: 1.5% Broadband connection, Allambie Heights: 74.7% Total internet connection, Allambie Heights: 77.9%
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, Allambie Heights: +13 No internet connection, Allambie Heights: -220 Other connection, Allambie Heights: +33 Dial-up connection, Allambie Heights: -271 Broadband connection, Allambie Heights: +503 Total internet connection, Allambie Heights: +265
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 Allambie Heights compared to Warringah Council area shows that there was a higher proportion of households with either no internet connection or a dial up connection, and a similar proportion of households with broadband connectivity.

Overall 18.2% of households had no internet connection or a dial up connection, and 74.7% had broadband connectivity, compared with 15.8% and 75.0% respectively in Warringah Council area.

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011 the number of households with an internet connection increased by 265.

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

  • Broadband connection (+503 households)
  • Dial-up connection (-271 households)
  • Total internet connection (+265 households)

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