+ there are 37 thoroughbred racing clubs operating in Western Australia (WA), 1 of which is in the metropolitan area and 36 in regional areas.
+ the thoroughbred racing industry in WA is responsible for generating more than $562.0 million in value added contribution to gross state product. This equates to 6.1% of the
total impact generated by thoroughbred racing in Australia.
+ the economic impact generated by the thoroughbred racing industry in WA is responsible for sustaining a total of 4,629 full time equivalent (FTE) jobs in the region.
+ the thoroughbred racing industry in WA generates more than $304.1 million in household incomes for those employed in full-time, part-time and casual work.
+ more than 15,310 individuals are involved in the thoroughbred racing industry as a participant, employee or volunteer.