Wastren Australie

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Wastren Australie
Banner o  Wastren Australie Coat o airms o  Wastren Australie
Banner Coat o airms
Slogan or elk-name: Wildflower State or the Golden State
Map o Australie wi  Wastren Australie heichlichtit
Ither Australie states an territories
Caipital Perth
Demonym Wastren Australie, Wast Australie, Sandgroper (colloquial)
Govrenment Constitutional monarchy
 - Govrenor Malcolm McCusker
 - Premier Colin Barnett (Liberal)
Australie State
 - Established (as the Swan River Colony) 2 Mey 1829
 - Responsible government 21 October 1890
 - Federation 1 Januar 1901
 - Australie Act 3 Mairch 1986
Aurie  
 - Total  2,645,615 km2 (first)
1,021,478 sq mi
 - Laund 2,529,875 km2
976,790 sq mi
 - Watter 115,740 km2 (4.37%)
44,687 sq mi
Population (Juin 2011)
 - Population  2,346,400[1] (fourth)
 - Densitie  0.91/km2 (seivent)
2.4 /sq mi
Elevation  
 - Heichest Mount Meharry
1,249 m (4,098 AHD ft)
Gross State Product (2010–11)
 - Product ($m)  187,117[2] (fowert)
 - Product per caipita  $80,858 (seicont)
Time zone AWST (UTC+8 does no observe DST)
Federal representation
 - Hoose seats 15
 - Senate seats 12
Abbreviations  
 - Postal WA
 - ISO 3166-2 AU-WA
Emblems  
 - Floral Red and Green Kangaroo Paw
(Anigozanthos manglesii)
 - Animal Numbat
(Myrmecobius fasciatus)
 - Bird Black Swan
(Cygnus atratus)
 - Fossil Gogo Fish
(Mcnamaraspis kaprios)
 - Colours Black and gold
Wab steid www.wa.gov.au

Wastren Australie is a state o Australie, occupyin the entire wastren third o the Australie continent. Australie's lairgest state an the seicont lairgest subnaitional entity in the warld, it haes 2.2 million inhabitants (10% o the naitional total), 85% o whom live in the sooth-wast corner o the state.

The state's caipital ceety is Perth. The fowk o Wastren Australie are colloquially referred tae as sandgropers, the common name o an insect foond on sand dunes aroond Perth.

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