Mapping the Potential

New research on disadvantage in Australia

About Mapping the Potential

New research presented by Catholic Social Services Australia and conducted by the ANU Centre for Social Research and Methods exposes the finer details about poverty and disadvantage in Australia.

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Tasmanian findings

  • No Tasmanian electorate was above the national standard.
  • Three of the five Tasmania electorates were in the lowest 10 electorates in Australia.
  • Across Tasmania, each of the four disadvantage drivers was strongest in at least one electorate.

A snapshot of Tasmanian electorates can be viewed here