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RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region

Sources of income

Households in the RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region have a lower amount of disposable income compared to Queensland.

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
RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region2015/162010/11Change
Name$Queensland $$Queensland $2010/11 to 2015/16
Wages & salaries46,000.5977,215.5646,896.6278,034.78-896
Property income12,115.5117,312.9313,077.7318,698.33-962
Business income9,314.2111,942.7012,532.1316,273.29-3,218
Superannuation7,417.9610,283.367,254.319,795.74+164
Cash benefits21,082.4317,054.5421,897.3416,718.16-815
Total income before tax95,930.70133,809.10101,658.13139,520.30-5,727
Tax paid-10,909.05-20,503.44-9,027.64-17,440.54-1,881
Interest paid-6,355.40-8,331.15-9,188.96-12,072.83+2,834
Other payments/statistical discrepancy8,029.6114,387.288,263.7813,805.51-234
Total disposable income86,695.86119,461.7991,705.31123,912.44-5,009
Ratio of cash benefits to tax paid1.930.832.430.96--

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

Data is based on 2014-15 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 Queensland, Cash benefits: 12.7% Queensland, Superannuation: 7.7% Queensland, Business income: 8.9% Queensland, Property income: 12.9% Queensland, Wages & salaries: 57.7% RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region, Cash benefits: 22.0% RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region, Superannuation: 7.7% RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region, Business income: 9.7% RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region, Property income: 12.6% RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region, Wages & salaries: 48.0%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

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