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Tasmania, Australia

Tasmania is one of 8 primary administrative regions in Australia with a population of approximately 495,354 people.

Facts and figures on Tasmania at a glance

Region name: Tasmania (State of Tasmania)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 495,354 people
Country: Australia
Continent: Oceania

The regional headquarters of Tasmania (State of Tasmania) is located in the regional capital Hobart (Hobart) with a population of 216,656 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Tasmania's regional capital Hobart to Australia's capital Canberra (Canberra) is approximately 858 km (533 mi).

Facts and figures about Tasmania
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Tasmania State of Tasmania495,354 peopleHobart Hobart216,656 people

Compare with other regions in Australia.

Map of Tasmania

Map of Tasmania

Information on Tasmania

Information on Tasmania
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Tasmania State of TasmaniaHobart Hobart29AustraliaOceania

Time in Tasmania

Time in Tasmania
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Fri, 23 Oct 2020 - 7:05pmIn effect (+1 hour)Fri, 23 Oct 2020 - 6:05pmGMT UTC +12.0Australia/Hobart

Geographic coordinates of Tasmania

Latitude & Longitude of Tasmania
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map42°00'00.0"S (-42.0000000°)147°00'00.0"E (147.0000000°)

Subregions in Tasmania

There are 29 administrative subregions in Tasmania.
Subregions in Tasmania
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Break O'Day Break O'Day1.6,430--
Brighton Brighton2.15,813--
Burnie Burnie3.19,986--
Central Coast Central Coast4.22,347--
Central Highlands Central Highlands5.2,355--
Circular Head Circular Head6.8,287--
Clarence Clarence7.53,582--
Derwent Valley Derwent Valley8.9,886--
Devonport Devonport9.25,628--
Dorset Dorset10.7,158--
Flinders Flinders11.784--
George Town George Town12.6,828--
Glamorgan/Spring Bay Glamorgan/Spring Bay13.4,437--
Glenorchy Glenorchy14.45,537--
Hobart Hobart15.50,473Hobart Hobart216,656
Huon Valley Huon Valley16.16,159--
Kentish Kentish17.6,495--
King Island King Island18.1,605Currie Currie-
Kingborough Kingborough19.35,201--
Latrobe Latrobe20.10,655--
Launceston Launceston21.67,035--
Meander Valley Meander Valley22.19,543--
Northern Midlands Northern Midlands23.12,754--
Sorell Sorell24.13,537--
Southern Midlands Southern Midlands25.6,271--
Tasman Peninsula Tasman Peninsula26.2,363--
Waratah/Wynyard Waratah/Wynyard27.14,291--
West Coast West Coast28.4,707--
West Tamar West Tamar29.23,012--

External sources of information on Tasmania

Tasmania on Wikipedia