Coffs Harbour City labour force (Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services) have a similar proportion of persons with high incomes ($1,750 or more per week) than New South Wales.
The Individual Income levels of the local resident workers are directly linked to their knowledge, experience, qualifications, occupation and skill levels.
Income statistics Coffs Harbour City, when analysed with other data sources, such as Age structure, Qualification , 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 City - Persons||2016|
|Gross weekly individual income||Number||%||New South Wales%|
|Negative Income/ Nil income||0||0||0.3|
|$1 - $149||3||1.3||0.3|
|$150 - $299||3||1.3||0.5|
|$300 - $399||8||3.4||0.8|
|$400 - $499||0||0||1.3|
|$500 - $649||4||1.7||2.4|
|$650 - $799||29||12.3||4.5|
|$800 - $999||46||19.6||8.8|
|$1,000 - $1,249||40||17.0||13.7|
|$1,250 - $1,499||26||11.1||12.8|
|$1,500 - $1,749||27||11.5||13.6|
|$1,750 - $1,999||21||8.9||11.5|
|$2,000 - $2,999||23||9.8||18.9|
|$3,000 or more||5||2.1||9.6|
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Analysis of the resident workers individual income levels in Coffs Harbour City in 2016 compared to New South Wales shows that there was a similar proportion earning a high income (those earning $1,750 per week or more) as well as a higher proportion of low income persons (those earning less than $500 per week).
Overall, 20.9% of the resident workers (Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services) earned a high income, and 6.0% earned a low income, compared with 40.0% and 3.1% respectively for Victoria.
The major differences between the weekly income of the resident workers (Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services) in Coffs Harbour City and New South Wales were:
- A larger percentage of resident workers (Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services) earned $800 - $999 (19.6% compared to 8.8%)
- A smaller percentage of resident workers (Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services) earned $2,000 - $2,999 (9.8% compared to 18.9%)
- A larger percentage of resident workers (Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services) earned $650 - $799 (12.3% compared to 4.5%)
- A smaller percentage of resident workers (Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services) earned $3,000 or more (2.1% compared to 9.6%)