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Resident workers - Individual income

The City of Brimbank labour force (Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services) have a lower proportion of people with high incomes ($1,750 or more per week) than Victoria.

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%Victoria%
Negative Income/ Nil income00.00.3
$1 - $14930.40.3
$150 - $29940.60.7
$300 - $39960.91.0
$400 - $499142.01.4
$500 - $649284.12.8
$650 - $799558.05.2
$800 - $9999213.310.5
$1,000 - $1,24913419.414.3
$1,250 - $1,49911917.212.4
$1,500 - $1,7496910.011.4
$1,750 - $1,999537.79.4
$2,000 - $2,9998211.918.6
$3,000 or more294.210.4
Not stated30.41.3

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, Victoria - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services  : 1.3% $3,000 or more, Victoria - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services  : 10.4% $2,000 - $2,999, Victoria - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services  : 18.6% $1,750 - $1,999, Victoria - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services  : 9.4% $1,500 - $1,749, Victoria - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services  : 11.4% $1,250 - $1,499, Victoria - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services  : 12.4% $1,000 - $1,249, Victoria - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services  : 14.3% $800 - $999, Victoria - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services  : 10.5% $650 - $799, Victoria - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services  : 5.2% $500 - $649, Victoria - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services  : 2.8% $400 - $499, Victoria - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services  : 1.4% $300 - $399, Victoria - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services  : 1.0% $150 - $299, Victoria - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services  : 0.7% $1 - $149, Victoria - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services  : 0.3% Negative Income/ Nil income, Victoria - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services  : 0.3% Not stated, City of Brimbank - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services: 0.4% $3,000 or more, City of Brimbank - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services: 4.2% $2,000 - $2,999, City of Brimbank - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services: 11.9% $1,750 - $1,999, City of Brimbank - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services: 7.7% $1,500 - $1,749, City of Brimbank - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services: 10.0% $1,250 - $1,499, City of Brimbank - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services: 17.2% $1,000 - $1,249, City of Brimbank - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services: 19.4% $800 - $999, City of Brimbank - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services: 13.3% $650 - $799, City of Brimbank - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services: 8.0% $500 - $649, City of Brimbank - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services: 4.1% $400 - $499, City of Brimbank - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services: 2.0% $300 - $399, City of Brimbank - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services: 0.9% $150 - $299, City of Brimbank - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services: 0.6% $1 - $149, City of Brimbank - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services: 0.4% Negative Income/ Nil income, City of Brimbank - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services: 0.0%
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 (Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services) individual income levels in the City of Brimbank in 2016 compared to Victoria shows that there was a lower proportion earning a high income (those earning $1,750 per week or more) and a similar proportion of low income persons (those earning less than $500 per week).

Overall, 23.7% of the resident workers (Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services) earned a high income, and 3.9% earned a low income, compared with 38.5% and 3.7% respectively for Victoria.

The major differences between the weekly income of the resident workers (Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services) in the City of Brimbank and Victoria were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services) earned $1,000 - $1,249 (19.4% compared to 14.3%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services) earned $1,250 - $1,499 (17.2% compared to 12.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services) earned $2,000 - $2,999 (11.9% compared to 18.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services) earned $3,000 or more (4.2% compared to 10.4%)

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