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City of Adelaide

Sources of income

Households in the City of Adelaide have a lower amount of disposable income compared to South Australia.

Household disposable income is a measure of the amount of income available to an average household in the area. It varies depending on the jobs held by the residents, amount of property and business income, and cash benefits provided by government, which are related to the socio-economic status of the area. Areas with high unemployment, large numbers of retirees and others out of the workforce may have a high cash benefits component.

This information gives an insight into both the sources of income and how much your residents have available to spend in the area. This dataset should be viewed in conjunction with Worker productivity, Local workers income data, and Gross Regional Product data on the size of the residential economy.

National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

Sources of income per household
City of Adelaide2014/152009/10Change
Name$South Australia $$South Australia $2009/10 to 2014/15
Wages & salaries66,210.7466,834.6963,039.0261,416.31+3,172
Property income15,883.6715,226.2024,125.5313,828.41-8,242
Ownership of dwellings18,822.7312,430.4519,747.7411,442.37-925
Business income13,048.669,084.8931,307.9214,993.27-18,259
Cash benefits6,207.1218,651.6016,103.3916,855.95-9,896
Total income before tax126,790.61131,160.95160,732.48125,971.18-33,942
Tax paid-21,837.84-16,453.45-21,996.85-13,864.73+159
Interest paid-8,945.09-6,488.47-9,660.06-8,117.92+715
Other payments/statistical discrepancy-6,600.35-859.43-1,482.59839.58-5,118
Total disposable income89,407.33107,459.61127,592.98104,928.11-38,186
Ratio of cash benefits to tax paid0.281.130.731.22--

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016. Compiled and presented in by .id , the population experts.

Data is based on 2013-14 constant prices for all years. NIEIR data are inflation adjusted each year to allow direct comparison, and new data releases normally adjust previous years’ figures to a new base year.

Sources of income per household
Sources of income per household South Australia, Cash benefits: 14.2% South Australia, Superannuation: 6.8% South Australia, Business income: 6.9% South Australia, Ownership of dwellings: 9.5% South Australia, Property income: 11.6% South Australia, Wages & salaries: 51.0% City of Adelaide, Cash benefits: 4.9% City of Adelaide, Superannuation: 5.2% City of Adelaide, Business income: 10.3% City of Adelaide, Ownership of dwellings: 14.8% City of Adelaide, Property income: 12.5% City of Adelaide, Wages & salaries: 52.2%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in by .id the population experts

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