FARM USE OF COMPUTERS, 2001-02
An estimated 57% of Tasmanian farms had access to a computer in 2001-02. An estimated 50% of farms used a computer for business operations and 40% used the Internet for business operations. The highest computer and Internet use for business operations was recorded by farms in the Northern Region, 53% and 41% respectively.
For state-level data see Statistics - Tasmania (cat. no. 1384.6).
FARMS USING A COMPUTER AND THE INTERNET(a), Tasmanian regions - 2001-02
|Farms (no. at 30 June 2002)|
|Farms with access to a computer (%)|
|Farms with access to the Internet (%)|
|Using a computer for business operations (%)(b)|
|Using the Internet for business operations (%)(b)|
|(a) Includes establishments undertaking agricultural activity having an Estimated Value of Agricultural Operations (EVAO) of $5,000 or more. |
(b) Computer and Internet usage are derived items.
Source: Use of Information Technology on Farms, Australia (cat. no. 8150.0).