Essential Report

Future internet requirements

Oct 5, 2016

Q. Do you think that the National Broadband Network will adequately meet Australia’s future Internet requirements?

  Total   Vote Labor Vote Lib/Nat Vote Greens Vote other   Men Women Aged 18-34 Aged 35-54 Aged 55+
Yes 22%   25% 24% 15% 18%   26% 19% 29% 19% 18%
No 47%   47% 44% 65% 56%   51% 43% 40% 54% 45%
Don’t know 31%   27% 33% 20% 26%   23% 38% 30% 27% 37%

22% think that the National Broadband Network will adequately meet Australia’s future Internet requirements and 47% disagree.

 

Those most likely to think it will not meet future needs were Greens voters (65%) and aged 35-54 (54%).

 

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