Tables About Canterbury Region



2006 Census

Access to Telecommunication Devices in Canterbury Region and New Zealand,(1)(2) 2006 Census
 
Region/ City/ DistrictNew Zealand
No access
 2,664  28,407
Cellphone/mobile phone
 142,947  1,034,529
Telephone
 183,507  1,277,322
Fax machine
 48,963  362,040
Internet
 119,355  843,738
Total households  194,715  1,393,707

1. All figures are for households in private occupied dwellings.
2. Households reporting more than one means of access to telecommunication devices have been counted in each stated category. Therefore, the total number of responses in the table will be greater than the total number of households.

1996–2006 Censuses

Access to Telecommunication Devices in Canterbury Region,(1)(2) 1996–2006 Censuses
 
199620012006
No access
 5,700  4,326  2,664
Cellphone/mobile phone(3)
......  142,947
Telephone
 164,112  175,497  183,507
Fax machine(4)
...  43,680  48,963
Internet(5)
...  65,151  119,355
Total households  169,812  180,024  194,712

1. All figures are for households in private occupied dwellings.
2. Households reporting more than one means of access to telecommunication devices have been counted in each stated category. Therefore, the total number of responses in the table will be greater than the total number of households.
3. For 1996 and 2001, no data was collected for access to a cellphone/mobile phone.
4. For 1996, no data was collected for access to a fax machine.
5. For 1996, no data was collected for access to the Internet.

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Note: This data has been randomly rounded to protect confidentiality. Individual figures may not add up to totals and values for the same data may vary in different tables.