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The Hills Shire

Sources of income

Households in The Hills Shire have a higher amount of disposable income compared to New South Wales.

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
The Hills Shire2014/152009/10Change
Name$New South Wales $$New South Wales $2009/10 to 2014/15
Wages & salaries117,876.6083,210.79115,277.8578,510.03+2,599
Property income25,105.3120,098.0324,940.8418,766.45+164
Ownership of dwellings27,499.8518,142.7422,084.2116,041.53+5,416
Business income21,026.2919,491.2616,293.0814,764.58+4,733
Cash benefits20,560.7017,089.609,319.2314,816.38+11,241
Total income before tax225,793.80169,823.72200,096.79152,988.39+25,697
Tax paid-31,115.89-22,936.42-27,824.36-19,256.71-3,292
Interest paid-13,561.81-8,819.04-16,402.84-10,991.02+2,841
Other payments/statistical discrepancy111.95-1,818.902,526.4198.94-2,414
Total disposable income181,228.05136,349.38158,396.00122,939.60+22,832
Ratio of cash benefits to tax paid0.660.750.330.77--

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

Data is based on 2015-16 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 New South Wales, Cash benefits: 10.1% New South Wales, Superannuation: 6.9% New South Wales, Business income: 11.5% New South Wales, Ownership of dwellings: 10.7% New South Wales, Property income: 11.8% New South Wales, Wages & salaries: 49.0% The Hills Shire, Cash benefits: 9.1% The Hills Shire, Superannuation: 6.1% The Hills Shire, Business income: 9.3% The Hills Shire, Ownership of dwellings: 12.2% The Hills Shire, Property income: 11.1% The Hills Shire, 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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