+ there are 4 thoroughbred racing clubs operating in Tasmania (TAS), 2 of which are in metropolitan areas, and 2 in regional areas.
+ the thoroughbred racing industry in TAS is responsible for generating more tha $92.2 million in value added contribution to gross state product. This equates to 1.0% of the total impact generated by thoroughbred racing in Australia.
+ the economic impact generated by the thoroughbred racing industry in TAS is responsible for sustaining a total of 753 full time equivalent (FTE) jobs in the region.
+ the thoroughbred racing industry in TAS generates more than $49.6 million in household incomes for those employed in full-time, part-time and casual work.
+ more than 3,700 individuals are involved in the thoroughbred racing industry as a participant, employee or volunteer.