The Kimberley is larger than many countries, culturally and environmentally unique and intact, naturally and economically gifted but undeveloped, sparsely populated but close to the rapidly developing and growing population centres of Asia; the Kimberley is a region of enormous potential, importance and promise, even on a global scale.
The Kimberley region has an increasingly diverse regional economy, with opportunities in many industries including; mining, construction, tourism, retail, agriculture, and rangelands. There are also challenges to the growth of the Kimberley including housing, health and well being; and education and training.
A range of statistics are available within this section of the website. Our publication Kimberley Economic Snapshot also contains a broad range of information regarding the economic activity of the Kimberley. Under our Economic Profile section, we present and analyse a number of Kimberley statistics, divided into the topics listed below:
- Economic activity
- Cost of Living
- Minerals and Energy
- Primary Industries
For more information or queries regarding statistics for the Kimberley please contact our Manager, Research, Analysis and Economics on 9148 2100.
Page last updated: Fri Jun 5 2020 11:22:58 AM
Don't hesitate to call the Kimberley Development Commission with any queries or comments.
7 Ebony Street (PO Box 620)
Kununurra Western Australia 6743
T: +61 8 9148 2100
Upstairs: Cnr Napier & Dampier Terrace (PO Box 172)
Broome, Western Australia 6725
T: +61 8 9194 3000
Derby Western Australia 6728
T: +61 8 9194 3000 (Broome)