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City of Casey

Sources of income

Households in the City of Casey have a lower amount of disposable income compared to Greater Melbourne.

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 Casey2015/162010/11Change
Name$Greater Melbourne $$Greater Melbourne $2010/11 to 2015/16
Wages & salaries80,327.3078,617.6081,800.9681,613.07-1,474
Property income13,783.1617,467.7115,233.0719,526.43-1,450
Business income12,174.6416,987.8711,650.2313,930.62+524
Cash benefits12,599.8514,277.8514,032.2214,171.73-1,432
Total income before tax128,357.93137,616.66132,006.38139,263.31-3,648
Tax paid-18,070.66-21,408.69-18,006.44-20,552.96-64
Interest paid-8,839.41-9,222.76-13,176.38-13,028.23+4,337
Other payments/statistical discrepancy14,954.8813,512.2214,837.1513,781.49+118
Total disposable income116,402.74120,597.43115,660.71119,563.61+742
Ratio of cash benefits to tax paid0.700.670.780.69--

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

Data is based on 2014-15 constant prices for all years. NIEIR data are inflation adjusted each year to allow direct comparison, and new data releases normally adjust previous years’ figures to a new base year.

Sources of income per household
Sources of income per household Greater Melbourne, Cash benefits: 10.4% Greater Melbourne, Superannuation: 7.5% Greater Melbourne, Business income: 12.3% Greater Melbourne, Property income: 12.7% Greater Melbourne, Wages & salaries: 57.1% City of Casey, Cash benefits: 9.8% City of Casey, Superannuation: 7.4% City of Casey, Business income: 9.5% City of Casey, Property income: 10.7% City of Casey, Wages & salaries: 62.6%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in by .id the population experts

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