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Resident workers - Individual income

The City of Brimbank labour force have a higher proportion of males with high incomes ($1,750 or more per week) than Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing.

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

Income statistics in City of Brimbank, 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 City of Brimbank.  This also indicates what knowledge and skill levels industry can draw upon locally.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2016 – by usual residence

Resident workers individual income
City of Brimbank - Males2016
Gross weekly individual incomeNumber%Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing%
Negative Income/ Nil income3350.70.0
$1 - $1491,0142.31.1
$150 - $2991,5053.45.3
$300 - $3991,9264.34.2
$400 - $4992,2655.18.1
$500 - $6493,6058.114.4
$650 - $7995,65912.614.1
$800 - $9997,37516.517.6
$1,000 - $1,2497,12415.915.5
$1,250 - $1,4994,4159.94.9
$1,500 - $1,7493,1547.03.2
$1,750 - $1,9992,0514.63.9
$2,000 - $2,9992,5795.82.5
$3,000 or more8511.91.4
Not stated8802.03.9

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2016. Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id , the population experts.

Resident workers individual income, 2016
Resident workers individual income, 2016 Not stated, City of Brimbank - Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing : 3.9% $3,000 or more, City of Brimbank - Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing : 1.4% $2,000 - $2,999, City of Brimbank - Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing : 2.5% $1,750 - $1,999, City of Brimbank - Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing : 3.9% $1,500 - $1,749, City of Brimbank - Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing : 3.2% $1,250 - $1,499, City of Brimbank - Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing : 4.9% $1,000 - $1,249, City of Brimbank - Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing : 15.5% $800 - $999, City of Brimbank - Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing : 17.6% $650 - $799, City of Brimbank - Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing : 14.1% $500 - $649, City of Brimbank - Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing : 14.4% $400 - $499, City of Brimbank - Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing : 8.1% $300 - $399, City of Brimbank - Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing : 4.2% $150 - $299, City of Brimbank - Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing : 5.3% $1 - $149, City of Brimbank - Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing : 1.1% Negative Income/ Nil income, City of Brimbank - Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing : 0.0% Not stated, City of Brimbank - All industries: 2.0% $3,000 or more, City of Brimbank - All industries: 1.9% $2,000 - $2,999, City of Brimbank - All industries: 5.8% $1,750 - $1,999, City of Brimbank - All industries: 4.6% $1,500 - $1,749, City of Brimbank - All industries: 7.0% $1,250 - $1,499, City of Brimbank - All industries: 9.9% $1,000 - $1,249, City of Brimbank - All industries: 15.9% $800 - $999, City of Brimbank - All industries: 16.5% $650 - $799, City of Brimbank - All industries: 12.6% $500 - $649, City of Brimbank - All industries: 8.1% $400 - $499, City of Brimbank - All industries: 5.1% $300 - $399, City of Brimbank - All industries: 4.3% $150 - $299, City of Brimbank - All industries: 3.4% $1 - $149, City of Brimbank - All industries: 2.3% Negative Income/ Nil income, City of Brimbank - All industries: 0.7%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the male resident workers individual income levels in the City of Brimbank in 2016 compared to Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing shows that there was a higher proportion earning a high income (those earning $1,750 per week or more) and a lower proportion of low income persons (those earning less than $500 per week).

Overall, 12.3% of the male resident workers earned a high income, and 15.7% earned a low income, compared with 7.7% and 18.7% respectively for Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing.

The major differences between the weekly income of the male resident workers in the City of Brimbank and Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing were:

  • A larger percentage of male resident workers earned $1,250 - $1,499 (9.9% compared to 4.9%)
  • A larger percentage of male resident workers earned $1,500 - $1,749 (7.0% compared to 3.2%)
  • A larger percentage of male resident workers earned $2,000 - $2,999 (5.8% compared to 2.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of male resident workers earned $500 - $649 (8.1% compared to 14.4%)

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