+ there are 25 thoroughbred racing clubs operating in South Australia (SA), 2 of which are in metropolitan areas, and 23 in regional areas.
+ the thoroughbred racing industry in SA is responsible for generating more than $367.0 million in value added contribution to gross state product. This equates to 4.0% of the total impact generated by thoroughbred racing in Australia.
+ the economic impact generated by the thoroughbred racing industry in SA is responsible for sustaining a total of 2,933 full time equivalent (FTE) jobs in the region.
+ the thoroughbred racing industry in SA generates more than $201.0 million in household incomes for those employed in full-time, part-time and casual work.
+ more than 10,900 individuals are involved in the thoroughbred racing industry as a participant, employee or volunteer.