8146.0 - Household Use of Information Technology, Australia, 2016-17

Digital divide Digital inclusion Households Internet Australia

This release presents estimates on household and personal internet use in Australia. The data presented includes:

  • households with internet access
  • characteristics of persons accessing the internet
  • reasons for accessing the internet
  • types of goods and services purchased over the internet
  • whether the internet was accessed for home based work
  • type and mean number of devices used to access the internet at home
  • cyber security indicators (new data item for 2016-17), and
  • child protection online indicators (new data item for 2016-17).

These data are presented by various demographic and geographic splits.

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