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Sources of income

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Households in the City of Albany have a lower amount of disposable income compared to Western 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 Albany2016/172011/12Change
Name$Western Australia $$Western Australia $2011/12 to 2016/17
Wages & salaries66,672.0098,809.0869,162.51108,210.23-2,491
Property income15,446.1719,332.4917,676.0822,092.52-2,230
Business income11,903.5815,676.6815,184.0119,043.96-3,280
Superannuation8,558.7711,295.938,483.5911,583.10+75
Cash benefits19,808.1913,668.6121,020.9913,890.16-1,213
Total income before tax122,388.71158,782.79131,527.18174,819.96-9,138
Tax paid-15,508.64-26,996.24-15,630.47-29,035.99+122
Interest paid-7,779.89-9,810.42-11,928.28-15,763.60+4,148
Other payments/statistical discrepancy13,286.4317,927.8015,000.9620,414.44-1,715
Total disposable income112,386.62140,003.93118,969.39150,534.81-6,583
Ratio of cash benefits to tax paid1.280.511.340.48--

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

Data are based on a 2015-16 price base for all years. NIEIR-ID data are inflation adjusted each year to allow direct comparison, and annual data releases adjust previous years’ figures to a new base year.Learn more

Sources of income per household
Sources of income per household Western Australia, Cash benefits: 8.6% Western Australia, Superannuation: 7.1% Western Australia, Business income: 9.9% Western Australia, Property income: 12.2% Western Australia, Wages & salaries: 62.2% City of Albany, Cash benefits: 16.2% City of Albany, Superannuation: 7.0% City of Albany, Business income: 9.7% City of Albany, Property income: 12.6% City of Albany, Wages & salaries: 54.5%
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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