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1362.6 - Regional Statistics, Tasmania, 2007  
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The following table shows the estimated resident population, at 30 June, for each of Tasmania's municipalities for 2003, 2004 and 2005 as well as the average annual increase over the period.


POPULATION IN MUNICIPALITIES, TASMANIA - As at 30 June
Estimated resident population
Average annual change(a)


r2003
r2004
r2005
r2003-04
r2004-05
Statistical division/local government area
no.
no.
no.
%
%

Greater Hobart-Southern
Brighton
13,070
13,439
13,763
2.82
2.41
Central Highlands
2,346
2,296
2,334
-2.13
1.66
Clarence
49,861
50,268
50,549
0.82
0.56
Derwent Valley
9,402
9,374
9,542
-0.30
1.79
Glamorgan/Spring Bay
4,076
4,186
4,333
2.70
3.51
Glenorchy
44,625
44,935
44,602
0.69
-0.74
Hobart
48,069
48,544
48,801
0.99
0.53
Huon Valley
14,080
14,350
14,564
1.92
1.49
Kingborough
30,332
30,968
31,544
2.10
1.86
Sorell
11,160
11,306
11,443
1.31
1.21
Southern Midlands
5,742
5,761
5,731
0.33
-0.52
Tasman
2,199
2,223
2,223
1.09
-
Total
234,962
237,650
239,429
1.14
0.75
Northern
Break O'Day
5,943
6,037
6,253
1.58
3.58
Dorset
7,254
7,133
7,149
-1.67
0.22
Flinders
875
877
906
0.23
3.31
George Town
6,700
6,748
6,695
0.72
-0.79
Launceston
63,389
64,072
64,983
1.08
1.42
Meander Valley
18,275
18,615
18,626
1.86
0.06
Northern Midlands
12,040
12,128
12,204
0.73
0.63
West Tamar
20,673
21,058
21,266
1.86
-1.77
Total
135,149
136,668
138,082
1.12
0.93
Mersey-Lyell
Burnie
19,044
19,143
19,234
0.52
0.48
Central Coast
21,032
21,084
20,940
0.25
-0.68
Circular Head
8,096
8,107
8,129
0.14
0.27
Devonport
24,620
24,985
25,249
1.48
1.06
Kentish
5,533
5,677
5,805
2.60
2.25
King Island
1,677
1,632
1,605
-2.68
-1.65
Latrobe
8,518
8,712
8,855
2.28
1.64
Waratah/Wynyard
13,485
13,490
13,350
0.04
-1.04
West Coast
5,189
5,088
4,998
-1.95
-1.77
Total
107,194
107,918
108,165
0.68
-0.03
Tasmania
477,305
482,236
485,676
1.03
0.63

- nil or rounded to zero
r revised
(a) Data 12 months ending 30 June.
Source: Regional Population Growth, Australia (cat. no. 3218.0) and ABS Data available on request



The following table shows the estimated resident population, at 30 June, for each of Tasmania's statistical subdivisions for 2003, 2004 and 2005 as well as the average annual increase over the periods.


POPULATION IN STATISTICAL SUBDIVISIONS, TASMANIA - As at 30 June
Estimated resident population
Average annual change


r2003
r2004
p2005
p2003-04
p2004-05
Statistical subdivision
no.
no.
no.
%
%

Greater Hobart
199,926
202,182
203,638
1.13
0.72
Southern
35,036
35,468
35,806
1.23
0.95
Greater Launceston
100,664
102,007
103,200
1.33
1.17
Central North
20,413
20,614
20,525
0.98
-0.43
North Eastern
14,072
14,047
14,211
-0.18
1.17
Burnie-Devonport
78,239
79,077
79,254
1.07
0.22
North Western Rural
23,766
23,753
23,683
-0.05
-0.29
Lyell
5,189
5,088
4,946
-1.95
-2.79
Tasmania
477,305
482,236
485,263
1.03
0.63

p preliminary figures or series subject to revision
r revised
Source: Regional Population Growth, Australia (cat. no. 3218.0) and ABS Data available on request.


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