[LINK] NBN April, and 75%

Marghanita da Cruz marghanita at ramin.com.au
Wed Feb 23 17:20:20 AEDT 2011

Paul Brooks wrote:
> On 23/02/2011 4:21 PM, Bernard Robertson-Dunn wrote:
>> On 23/02/2011 2:03 PM, stephen at melbpc.org.au wrote:
>>> Mr Quigley said the first release sites on the mainland had received on
>>> average a 75 per cent rate of consent from premises to be connected to
>>> the NBN.
>>> The highest rate of consent was in Willunga, South Australia with 91 per
>>> cent, but the inner-city Melbourne suburb of Brunswick had only received
>>> 50 per cent consent.
>> per cent of what? The article is mute on that. Has NBN said of what?
> percent of homes in the notified area that had 'opted in' to have the NBN fibre and an
> NBN optical node installed at their house when the installation crews are stringing
> along their street.

Lies, Damn Lies and Statistics.

Willunga. Population: 2762 (2006)

At the 2006 Census, Brunswick had a population of 20,780.

Armidale is a city in the Northern Tablelands, New South
Wales, Australia.[3] Armidale Dumaresq Council had a
population of 19,485 people according to the 2006 census.[1]
It is the administrative centre for the

and for the record, virgin broadband wireless access (via 
[and TV reception :-(] was pretty good in Tura Beach, NSW
- presumeably Telstra is also available there.

At the 2006 census, Tura Beach had a population of 2,742

someone else can do the maths of actual connections...

Marghanita da Cruz
Tel: 0414-869202

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