1362.6 - Regional Statistics, Tasmania, 2006
ARCHIVED ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 06/02/2006
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At the 2001 Census, of the three Tasmanian Regions, people in the Greater Hobart-Southern Region recorded the highest computer use and Internet use, 39.1% and 36.5% respectively. There is a relationship between age and use of computers and the Internet. At the 2001 Census, people aged 0-24 years recorded the highest levels of computer use (46.0%). People aged 25-49 years recorded the highest levels of Internet use (42.2%).
INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY AND COMMUNICATIONS, Regional overview
(b) Persons who used the Internet in the week before the 2001 Census.
(c) Includes establishments undertaking agricultural activity having an Estimated Value of Agricultural Operations (EVAO) of $5,000 or more at June 2002.
Source: ABS data available on request, Census of Population and Housing; Use of Information Technology on Farms, Australia (cat. no. 8150.0).
Australian Census Analytic Program: Australia Online: How Australians are Using Computers and the Internet, 2001 (cat. no. 2056.0) examines the socioeconomic and regional characteristics of people using computers at home and the Internet, using data from the 2001 Census of Population and Housing.