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Developing East Arnhem Limited area

Resident workers (Local) - Individual income

Developing East Arnhem Limited area local resident workers have a higher proportion of people with high incomes ($1500 or more per week) than Northern Territory.

The Individual Income levels of the local resident workers are directly linked to their knowledge, experience, qualifications, occupation and skill levels.

Income statistics in Developing East Arnhem Limited area, when analysed with other data sources, such as Age structure, Qualifications, Hours worked and Occupations, help to evaluate the economic opportunities and socio-economic status of Developing East Arnhem Limited area.  This also indicates what knowledge and skill levels industry can draw upon locally.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2006 and 2011 – by usual residence

Local resident workers individual income
Developing East Arnhem Limited area2011
Gross weekly individual incomeNumber%Northern Territory %
Negative Income/ Nil income300.61.0
$1-$1992284.73.5
$200-$2994389.03.7
$300-$3993176.53.7
$400-$59951010.48.8
$600-$79952610.812.9
$800-$9993867.913.9
$1,000-$1,2494599.415.4
$1,250-$1,4993757.711.5
$1,500-$1,99971314.614.1
$2,000 or more84017.29.8
Not stated671.41.8

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011. Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id , the population experts.

Local resident workers individual income, 2011
Local resident workers individual income, 2011 $2,000 or more, Northern Territory: 9.8% $1,500-$1,999, Northern Territory: 14.1% $1,250-$1,499, Northern Territory: 11.5% $1,000-$1,249, Northern Territory: 15.4% $800-$999, Northern Territory: 13.9% $600-$799, Northern Territory: 12.9% $400-$599, Northern Territory: 8.8% $300-$399, Northern Territory: 3.7% $200-$299, Northern Territory: 3.7% $1-$199, Northern Territory: 3.5% Negative Income/ Nil income, Northern Territory: 1.0% $2,000 or more, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 17.2% $1,500-$1,999, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 14.6% $1,250-$1,499, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 7.7% $1,000-$1,249, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 9.4% $800-$999, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 7.9% $600-$799, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 10.8% $400-$599, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 10.4% $300-$399, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 6.5% $200-$299, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 9.0% $1-$199, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 4.7% Negative Income/ Nil income, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 0.6%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the local labour force individual income levels in Developing East Arnhem Limited area in 2011 compared to Northern Territory shows that there was a higher proportion earning a high income (those earning $1,500 per week or more) as well as a higher proportion of low income persons (those earning less than $400 per week).

Overall, 31.8% of the local labour force earned a high income, and 20.7% earned a low income, compared with 23.9% and 11.9% respectively for Northern Territory.

The major differences between the weekly income of the local labour force in Developing East Arnhem Limited area and Northern Territory were:

  • A larger percentage of local labour force who earned $2,000 or more (17.2% compared to 9.8%)
  • A larger percentage of local labour force who earned $200-$299 (9.0% compared to 3.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of local labour force who earned $1,000-$1,249 (9.4% compared to 15.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of local labour force who earned $800-$999 (7.9% compared to 13.9%)

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