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Resident workers - Individual income

The City of Brimbank labour force (Information Media and Telecommunications) have a higher proportion of people with high incomes ($1,750 or more per week) than Arts and Recreation Services.

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 Brimbank2016
Gross weekly individual incomeNumber%Arts and Recreation Services%
Negative Income/ Nil income50.40.7
$1 - $149292.47.9
$150 - $299363.07.9
$300 - $399312.66.5
$400 - $499373.18.0
$500 - $649494.110.7
$650 - $799958.010.3
$800 - $99915813.314.7
$1,000 - $1,24918415.512.8
$1,250 - $1,49915413.09.1
$1,500 - $1,7491109.35.5
$1,750 - $1,999826.92.7
$2,000 - $2,99914812.52.0
$3,000 or more504.20.3
Not stated181.51.0

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 - Arts and Recreation Services : 1.0% $3,000 or more, City of Brimbank - Arts and Recreation Services : 0.3% $2,000 - $2,999, City of Brimbank - Arts and Recreation Services : 2.0% $1,750 - $1,999, City of Brimbank - Arts and Recreation Services : 2.7% $1,500 - $1,749, City of Brimbank - Arts and Recreation Services : 5.5% $1,250 - $1,499, City of Brimbank - Arts and Recreation Services : 9.1% $1,000 - $1,249, City of Brimbank - Arts and Recreation Services : 12.8% $800 - $999, City of Brimbank - Arts and Recreation Services : 14.7% $650 - $799, City of Brimbank - Arts and Recreation Services : 10.3% $500 - $649, City of Brimbank - Arts and Recreation Services : 10.7% $400 - $499, City of Brimbank - Arts and Recreation Services : 8.0% $300 - $399, City of Brimbank - Arts and Recreation Services : 6.5% $150 - $299, City of Brimbank - Arts and Recreation Services : 7.9% $1 - $149, City of Brimbank - Arts and Recreation Services : 7.9% Negative Income/ Nil income, City of Brimbank - Arts and Recreation Services : 0.7% Not stated, City of Brimbank - Information Media and Telecommunications: 1.5% $3,000 or more, City of Brimbank - Information Media and Telecommunications: 4.2% $2,000 - $2,999, City of Brimbank - Information Media and Telecommunications: 12.5% $1,750 - $1,999, City of Brimbank - Information Media and Telecommunications: 6.9% $1,500 - $1,749, City of Brimbank - Information Media and Telecommunications: 9.3% $1,250 - $1,499, City of Brimbank - Information Media and Telecommunications: 13.0% $1,000 - $1,249, City of Brimbank - Information Media and Telecommunications: 15.5% $800 - $999, City of Brimbank - Information Media and Telecommunications: 13.3% $650 - $799, City of Brimbank - Information Media and Telecommunications: 8.0% $500 - $649, City of Brimbank - Information Media and Telecommunications: 4.1% $400 - $499, City of Brimbank - Information Media and Telecommunications: 3.1% $300 - $399, City of Brimbank - Information Media and Telecommunications: 2.6% $150 - $299, City of Brimbank - Information Media and Telecommunications: 3.0% $1 - $149, City of Brimbank - Information Media and Telecommunications: 2.4% Negative Income/ Nil income, City of Brimbank - Information Media and Telecommunications: 0.4%
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 resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications) individual income levels in the City of Brimbank in 2016 compared to Arts and Recreation Services 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, 23.6% of the resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications) earned a high income, and 11.6% earned a low income, compared with 5.0% and 30.9% respectively for Arts and Recreation Services.

The major differences between the weekly income of the resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications) in the City of Brimbank and Arts and Recreation Services were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications) earned $2,000 - $2,999 (12.5% compared to 2.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications) earned $500 - $649 (4.1% compared to 10.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications) earned $1 - $149 (2.4% compared to 7.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications) earned $150 - $299 (3.0% compared to 7.9%)

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