The number of Tasmanian students attending school full-time in 2002 was 82,350. Schools in the Greater Hobart-Southern Region had the largest number of students in the state, with 49.2% (40,495) of all full-time enrolments, followed by 28.0% (23,053) in the Northern Region and 22.8% (18,802) in the Mersey-Lyell Region.
In 2002, there were 61,508 (74.7%) Tasmanian full-time students who attended government schools, while 20,842 (25.3%) students attended non-government schools. Schools in the Greater Hobart-Southern Region had the highest number of full-time students attending government schools and non-government schools, with 46.3% and 57.8% respectively.
FULL-TIME STUDENTS, Tasmanian regions - 2002
|(a) Includes head campus information only. Subsidiary campuses are not included.|
Source: Department of Education; Department of Education, Science and Training.