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1384.6 - Statistics - Tasmania, 2008  
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In 2005, the median age for persons in Tasmania was 38.7 years. This was an increase of 2 years on the 2000 figure of 36.7. In 2005, the median age for females (39.6 years) was 1.8 years greater than that for males (37.8 years).

MEDIAN AGE(a), By Sex, Tasmania - As at 30 June

30 June
Males
Females
Persons

2000
36.0
37.4
36.7
2001
36.5
37.9
37.2
2002
36.9
38.4
37.7
2003
37.2
38.9
38.1
2004
37.5
39.2
38.4
2005
37.8
39.6
38.7


(a) The median age indicates the age at which half the population is older and half is younger.
Source: Population by Age and Sex, Australian States and Territories (cat. no. 3201.0).



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