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Gladstone Regional Council area

Resident workers - Individual income

Gladstone Regional Council area labour force (Accommodation and Food Services) have a lower proportion of people with high incomes ($1,750 or more per week) than All industries.

The Individual Income levels of the local resident workers are directly linked to their knowledge, experience, qualifications, occupation and skill levels.

Income statistics in Gladstone Regional Council area, 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 Gladstone Regional Council area.  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
Gladstone Regional Council area2016
Gross weekly individual incomeNumber%All industries%
Negative Income/ Nil income321.71.0
$1 - $14934919.04.0
$150 - $29919410.63.8
$300 - $3991749.54.1
$400 - $4991819.94.6
$500 - $64924713.57.3
$650 - $79921511.78.4
$800 - $9991819.99.1
$1,000 - $1,2491276.910.2
$1,250 - $1,499472.68.7
$1,500 - $1,749211.18.1
$1,750 - $1,99960.37.0
$2,000 - $2,999301.614.4
$3,000 or more60.37.6
Not stated231.31.7

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, Gladstone Regional Council area - All industries : 1.7% $3,000 or more, Gladstone Regional Council area - All industries : 7.6% $2,000 - $2,999, Gladstone Regional Council area - All industries : 14.4% $1,750 - $1,999, Gladstone Regional Council area - All industries : 7.0% $1,500 - $1,749, Gladstone Regional Council area - All industries : 8.1% $1,250 - $1,499, Gladstone Regional Council area - All industries : 8.7% $1,000 - $1,249, Gladstone Regional Council area - All industries : 10.2% $800 - $999, Gladstone Regional Council area - All industries : 9.1% $650 - $799, Gladstone Regional Council area - All industries : 8.4% $500 - $649, Gladstone Regional Council area - All industries : 7.3% $400 - $499, Gladstone Regional Council area - All industries : 4.6% $300 - $399, Gladstone Regional Council area - All industries : 4.1% $150 - $299, Gladstone Regional Council area - All industries : 3.8% $1 - $149, Gladstone Regional Council area - All industries : 4.0% Negative Income/ Nil income, Gladstone Regional Council area - All industries : 1.0% Not stated, Gladstone Regional Council area - Accommodation and Food Services: 1.3% $3,000 or more, Gladstone Regional Council area - Accommodation and Food Services: 0.3% $2,000 - $2,999, Gladstone Regional Council area - Accommodation and Food Services: 1.6% $1,750 - $1,999, Gladstone Regional Council area - Accommodation and Food Services: 0.3% $1,500 - $1,749, Gladstone Regional Council area - Accommodation and Food Services: 1.1% $1,250 - $1,499, Gladstone Regional Council area - Accommodation and Food Services: 2.6% $1,000 - $1,249, Gladstone Regional Council area - Accommodation and Food Services: 6.9% $800 - $999, Gladstone Regional Council area - Accommodation and Food Services: 9.9% $650 - $799, Gladstone Regional Council area - Accommodation and Food Services: 11.7% $500 - $649, Gladstone Regional Council area - Accommodation and Food Services: 13.5% $400 - $499, Gladstone Regional Council area - Accommodation and Food Services: 9.9% $300 - $399, Gladstone Regional Council area - Accommodation and Food Services: 9.5% $150 - $299, Gladstone Regional Council area - Accommodation and Food Services: 10.6% $1 - $149, Gladstone Regional Council area - Accommodation and Food Services: 19.0% Negative Income/ Nil income, Gladstone Regional Council area - Accommodation and Food Services: 1.7%
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 (Accommodation and Food Services) individual income levels in Gladstone Regional Council area in 2016 compared to All industries shows that there was a lower proportion earning a high income (those earning $1,750 per week or more) and a higher proportion of low income persons (those earning less than $500 per week).

Overall, 2.3% of the resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services) earned a high income, and 50.7% earned a low income, compared with 28.9% and 17.5% respectively for All industries.

The major differences between the weekly income of the resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services) in Gladstone Regional Council area and All industries were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services) earned $1 - $149 (19.0% compared to 4.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services) earned $2,000 - $2,999 (1.6% compared to 14.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services) earned $3,000 or more (0.3% compared to 7.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services) earned $1,500 - $1,749 (1.1% compared to 8.1%)

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