8153.0 - Internet Activity, Australia, June 2014 Quality Declaration 
ARCHIVED ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 07/10/2014   
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The overall volume of data downloaded in the three months ended 30 June 2014 increased by 16%, compared with the three months ended 31 December 2013, to 996,225 Terabytes.

Data downloaded by fixed-line broadband (963,429 Terabytes) accounted for 97% of all internet downloads in the three months ended 30 June 2014.

The volume of data downloaded by fixed-line broadband increased by 17% in the three months to 30 June 2014 compared to the three months to 31 December 2013. Over the last year, the volume of data downloaded by fixed line broadband showed a 53% increase.

Volume of data downloaded by type of access connection, for ISPs with more than 1,000 subscribers

Jun 2013
Dec 2013
Jun 2014

Fixed line(a)
629 964
823 421
963 429
27 232
37 426
32 731
Total Broadband
657 196
860 847
996 160
Total volume of data downloaded(c)
657 262
860 920
996 225

(a) Fixed line includes DSL, cable, fibre and other fixed line broadband.
(b) Wireless includes satellite, fixed wireless, mobile wireless via a datacard, dongle, USB modem or tablet SIM card and other wireless broadband. Excludes data downloaded via mobile handsets which is reported in the mobile handset section.
(c) Dial-up volume is not shown separately, but is included in the total.