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Resident workers - Individual income

The City of Brimbank labour force have a lower proportion of males with high incomes ($1,750 or more per week) than Health Care and Social Assistance.

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%Health Care and Social Assistance%
Negative Income/ Nil income3350.70.2
$1 - $1491,0142.31.2
$150 - $2991,5053.42.5
$300 - $3991,9264.33.5
$400 - $4992,2655.14.3
$500 - $6493,6058.18.3
$650 - $7995,65912.611.9
$800 - $9997,37516.518.8
$1,000 - $1,2497,12415.914.8
$1,250 - $1,4994,4159.911.5
$1,500 - $1,7493,1547.07.6
$1,750 - $1,9992,0514.64.7
$2,000 - $2,9992,5795.85.2
$3,000 or more8511.94.1
Not stated8802.01.5

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 - Health Care and Social Assistance : 1.5% $3,000 or more, City of Brimbank - Health Care and Social Assistance : 4.1% $2,000 - $2,999, City of Brimbank - Health Care and Social Assistance : 5.2% $1,750 - $1,999, City of Brimbank - Health Care and Social Assistance : 4.7% $1,500 - $1,749, City of Brimbank - Health Care and Social Assistance : 7.6% $1,250 - $1,499, City of Brimbank - Health Care and Social Assistance : 11.5% $1,000 - $1,249, City of Brimbank - Health Care and Social Assistance : 14.8% $800 - $999, City of Brimbank - Health Care and Social Assistance : 18.8% $650 - $799, City of Brimbank - Health Care and Social Assistance : 11.9% $500 - $649, City of Brimbank - Health Care and Social Assistance : 8.3% $400 - $499, City of Brimbank - Health Care and Social Assistance : 4.3% $300 - $399, City of Brimbank - Health Care and Social Assistance : 3.5% $150 - $299, City of Brimbank - Health Care and Social Assistance : 2.5% $1 - $149, City of Brimbank - Health Care and Social Assistance : 1.2% Negative Income/ Nil income, City of Brimbank - Health Care and Social Assistance : 0.2% 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 Health Care and Social Assistance shows that there was a lower proportion earning a high income (those earning $1,750 per week or more) and a higher 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 14.0% and 11.7% respectively for Health Care and Social Assistance.

The major differences between the weekly income of the male resident workers in the City of Brimbank and Health Care and Social Assistance were:

  • A larger percentage of male resident workers earned $1,000 - $1,249 (15.9% compared to 14.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of male resident workers earned $800 - $999 (16.5% compared to 18.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of male resident workers earned $3,000 or more (1.9% compared to 4.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of male resident workers earned $1,250 - $1,499 (9.9% compared to 11.5%)

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