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Resident workers - Individual income

Coffs Harbour City labour force have a higher proportion of people with high incomes ($1,750 or more per week) than Accommodation and Food 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 Coffs Harbour City, 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 Coffs Harbour City.  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
Coffs Harbour City2016
Gross weekly individual incomeNumber%Accommodation and Food Services%
Negative Income/ Nil income2550.91.4
$1 - $1491,2144.115.5
$150 - $2991,2254.18.5
$300 - $3991,5565.39.2
$400 - $4991,9756.79.9
$500 - $6493,21710.914.6
$650 - $7994,10613.914.6
$800 - $9994,38614.812.0
$1,000 - $1,2493,62012.26.5
$1,250 - $1,4992,3798.02.7
$1,500 - $1,7491,8036.11.3
$1,750 - $1,9991,3014.40.9
$2,000 - $2,9991,4715.00.9
$3,000 or more6762.30.6
Not stated4421.51.4

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, Coffs Harbour City - Accommodation and Food Services : 1.4% $3,000 or more, Coffs Harbour City - Accommodation and Food Services : 0.6% $2,000 - $2,999, Coffs Harbour City - Accommodation and Food Services : 0.9% $1,750 - $1,999, Coffs Harbour City - Accommodation and Food Services : 0.9% $1,500 - $1,749, Coffs Harbour City - Accommodation and Food Services : 1.3% $1,250 - $1,499, Coffs Harbour City - Accommodation and Food Services : 2.7% $1,000 - $1,249, Coffs Harbour City - Accommodation and Food Services : 6.5% $800 - $999, Coffs Harbour City - Accommodation and Food Services : 12.0% $650 - $799, Coffs Harbour City - Accommodation and Food Services : 14.6% $500 - $649, Coffs Harbour City - Accommodation and Food Services : 14.6% $400 - $499, Coffs Harbour City - Accommodation and Food Services : 9.9% $300 - $399, Coffs Harbour City - Accommodation and Food Services : 9.2% $150 - $299, Coffs Harbour City - Accommodation and Food Services : 8.5% $1 - $149, Coffs Harbour City - Accommodation and Food Services : 15.5% Negative Income/ Nil income, Coffs Harbour City - Accommodation and Food Services : 1.4% Not stated, Coffs Harbour City - All industries: 1.5% $3,000 or more, Coffs Harbour City - All industries: 2.3% $2,000 - $2,999, Coffs Harbour City - All industries: 5.0% $1,750 - $1,999, Coffs Harbour City - All industries: 4.4% $1,500 - $1,749, Coffs Harbour City - All industries: 6.1% $1,250 - $1,499, Coffs Harbour City - All industries: 8.0% $1,000 - $1,249, Coffs Harbour City - All industries: 12.2% $800 - $999, Coffs Harbour City - All industries: 14.8% $650 - $799, Coffs Harbour City - All industries: 13.9% $500 - $649, Coffs Harbour City - All industries: 10.9% $400 - $499, Coffs Harbour City - All industries: 6.7% $300 - $399, Coffs Harbour City - All industries: 5.3% $150 - $299, Coffs Harbour City - All industries: 4.1% $1 - $149, Coffs Harbour City - All industries: 4.1% Negative Income/ Nil income, Coffs Harbour City - All industries: 0.9%
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 individual income levels in Coffs Harbour City in 2016 compared to Accommodation and Food 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, 11.6% of the resident workers earned a high income, and 21.0% earned a low income, compared with 2.3% and 44.5% respectively for Accommodation and Food Services.

The major differences between the weekly income of the resident workers in Coffs Harbour City and Accommodation and Food Services were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers earned $1,000 - $1,249 (12.2% compared to 6.5%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers earned $1,250 - $1,499 (8.0% compared to 2.7%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers earned $1,500 - $1,749 (6.1% compared to 1.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers earned $1 - $149 (4.1% compared to 15.5%)

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