2008 Western Australia at a glance
(cat. no. 1306.5)
This exciting brochure contains a wide range of statistics on Western Australia, including physical data, population, vital statistics, employment and wages, price indexes, mineral production, manufacturing, building, foreign trade, tourism and more.
First released in 1979, the Western Australia at a Glance brochure was designed to provide the community with a statistical snapshot of the status of the WA economy and demographic information related to the people who reside there.
For further information about this annual release, please contact the National Information Referral Service (NIRS) on 1300 135 070.
WA Statistical Divisions
WA in relation to Australia
% of Australian Total
Estimated resident population 10.0
Employed Persons (Dec 2007) 10.6
Unemployed Persons (Dec 2007) 7.6