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 area||2016|
|Gross weekly individual income||Number||%||All industries%|
|Negative Income/ Nil income||32||1.7||1.0||3101|
|$1 - $149||349||19.0||4.0||3102|
|$150 - $299||194||10.6||3.8||3103|
|$300 - $399||174||9.5||4.1||3104|
|$400 - $499||181||9.9||4.6||3105|
|$500 - $649||247||13.5||7.3||3106|
|$650 - $799||215||11.7||8.4||3107|
|$800 - $999||181||9.9||9.1||3108|
|$1,000 - $1,249||127||6.9||10.2||3109|
|$1,250 - $1,499||47||2.6||8.7||3110|
|$1,500 - $1,749||21||1.1||8.1||3111|
|$1,750 - $1,999||6||0.3||7.0||3112|
|$2,000 - $2,999||30||1.6||14.4||3113|
|$3,000 or more||6||0.3||7.6||3114|
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing (opens a new window) 2016. Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id (opens a new window), the population experts.
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%)