Area

68,401 sq km

Currency

Australian dollar ($)

GDP

$26 billion

If Tasmania Were 100 People

  • 42 would live in Hobart
  • 22 would live in Launceston
  • 6 would live in Devonport
  • 4 would live in Burnie
  • 3 would live in Kingston
  • 23 would live in other places

Inflation

1.8%

Language Spoken

English

Percentage: Religion

  • 61 Christian
  • 22 none
  • 3 Buddhist
  • 2 Muslim
  • 1 Hindu
  • 11 other

Population

519,200

Population per Sq Km

  • Tasmania: 8
  • Mainland Australia: 3
  • UK: 271

Time

Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST; GMT/UCT plus 10 hours)

Unemployment

6.1%