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Not only is Hobart the most populated city in Tasmania, but any Hobartian worth their salt will tell you unabashedly that Hobart is the second oldest city of Australia. The small and tranquil city was founded in 1804, and today boasts of a lively and vibrant atmosphere, with its beaches, a busy city centre and a skyline that is dominated by the magnificent Mt Wellington. The social calendar of Hobart has quite a few treats for people traveling with and without families.

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Facts and Stats for Hobart*

  • Pollution Statistics in Hobart

    Know the pollution level of Hobart before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 35.58 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 28.85 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 24.04 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 10.58 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 20.19 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 12.07 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 18.27 (Very Low)
  • Hobart: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Hobart for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Hobart.

    • Burglary and Theft 32.56 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 26.74 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 31.4 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 31.1 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 27.91 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 40.48 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 32.56 (Low)
    • Drug offense 42.44 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 82.56 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 59.88 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 38.95 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 25.58 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 40.12 (Moderate)
  • Living in Hobart - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Hobart is 199.32 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 67.02 (High)
    • Climate Index 90.52 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 20.36 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 21.17 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 67.4 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 60.59 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.76 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 120.15 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Hobart

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Hobart

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.08 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.05 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 51.12 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 96.16 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 65.91 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ‚Äčand subjected to change without notice.

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