1362.6 - Regional Statistics, Tasmania, 2007  
ARCHIVED ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 02/11/2007  Ceased
   Page tools: Print Print Page  
Contents >> Population >> Population size

At 30 June 2005, Tasmania's resident population was estimated at 485,676, or 2.4% of the Australian total of 20,339,759. Of the Tasmanian population:

  • Greater Hobart-Southern Region accounted for 49.3%, with 239,444 people
  • Northern Region accounted for 28.4%, with 137,936 people
  • Mersey-Lyell Region accounted for 22.2%, with 107,883 people.

Note: Figures are revised at the state level and preliminary at the regional level.

Source: Australian Demographic Statistics (cat. no. 3101.0); Regional Population Growth (cat. no. 3218.0).


For an explanation of estimated resident population see Estimated resident population in the Population chapter of Statistics - Tasmania (cat. no. 1384.6).

Previous PageNext Page