Table 1

Percentage of people living in urban, regional and remote areas of NSW, SA and Australia68 69

State or territoryMetropolitan, %Regional, %Remote or very remote, %Population
NSW72.6 (2759)26.8 (1018)0.6 (23)7 253 400
SA72.7 (2763)23.5 (893)3.8 (144)1 647 800
Australia68.419.72.322 407 700
  • Numbers in parentheses are numbers of participants to be contacted for recruitment into the study.

  • NSW, New South Wales; SA, South Australia.