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City of Darebin

Sources of income

Households in the City of Darebin have a lower amount of disposable income compared to Victoria.

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 Darebin2018/192002/03Change
Name$Victoria $$Victoria $2002/03 to 2018/19
Wages & salaries81,324.6979,503.7056,477.0166,871.22+24,848
Property income16,953.5217,228.038,644.4111,385.82+8,309
Business income10,789.9112,486.857,146.5111,330.43+3,643
Cash benefits9,420.0714,278.2315,006.7813,174.54-5,587
Total income before tax130,096.89133,677.0892,725.22108,778.82+37,372
Tax paid-24,989.96-24,473.44-14,583.69-19,072.87-10,406
Interest paid-8,000.77-7,764.28-4,779.58-5,735.64-3,221
Other payments/statistical discrepancy12,511.2414,146.6410,497.0312,638.40+2,014
Total disposable income109,617.39115,686.0083,858.9896,708.71+25,758
Ratio of cash benefits to tax paid0.380.581.030.69--

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019. Compiled and presented in by .id , the population experts.

Data are based on a 2016-17 price base for all years. NIEIR-ID data are inflation adjusted each year to allow direct comparison, and annual data releases adjust previous years’ figures to a new base year.Learn more

Sources of income per household
Sources of income per household Victoria, Cash benefits: 10.7% Victoria, Superannuation: 7.6% Victoria, Business income: 9.3% Victoria, Property income: 12.9% Victoria, Wages & salaries: 59.5% City of Darebin, Cash benefits: 7.2% City of Darebin, Superannuation: 8.9% City of Darebin, Business income: 8.3% City of Darebin, Property income: 13.0% City of Darebin, Wages & salaries: 62.5%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019
Compiled and presented in by .id the population experts

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