Essential Report

Future internet requirements

Oct 30, 2017

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+   Oct 2016
Yes 23%   23% 31% 20% 10%   27% 18% 35% 20% 11%   22%
No 54%   56% 46% 56% 68%   56% 52% 44% 57% 63%   47%
Don’t know 23%   22% 24% 24% 22%   16% 30% 21% 23% 26%   31%

 

23% think that the National Broadband Network will adequately meet Australia’s future Internet requirements and 54% disagree.

 

Those most likely to think it will not meet future needs were other party voters (68%) and aged 55+ (63%).

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