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Gladstone Regional Council area

Resident workers - Individual income

Gladstone Regional Council area labour force have a lower proportion of males with high incomes ($1,750 or more per week) than Construction.

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 - Males2016
Gross weekly individual incomeNumber%Construction%
Negative Income/ Nil income1130.70.5
$1 - $1493922.60.6
$150 - $2992611.70.9
$300 - $3993222.11.5
$400 - $4993462.32.0
$500 - $6495433.63.2
$650 - $7997084.64.5
$800 - $9991,0667.07.2
$1,000 - $1,2491,4869.711.4
$1,250 - $1,4991,4839.710.6
$1,500 - $1,7491,5019.810.4
$1,750 - $1,9991,53810.19.3
$2,000 - $2,9993,36622.120.9
$3,000 or more1,85512.215.2
Not stated2641.71.9

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 - Construction : 1.9% $3,000 or more, Gladstone Regional Council area - Construction : 15.2% $2,000 - $2,999, Gladstone Regional Council area - Construction : 20.9% $1,750 - $1,999, Gladstone Regional Council area - Construction : 9.3% $1,500 - $1,749, Gladstone Regional Council area - Construction : 10.4% $1,250 - $1,499, Gladstone Regional Council area - Construction : 10.6% $1,000 - $1,249, Gladstone Regional Council area - Construction : 11.4% $800 - $999, Gladstone Regional Council area - Construction : 7.2% $650 - $799, Gladstone Regional Council area - Construction : 4.5% $500 - $649, Gladstone Regional Council area - Construction : 3.2% $400 - $499, Gladstone Regional Council area - Construction : 2.0% $300 - $399, Gladstone Regional Council area - Construction : 1.5% $150 - $299, Gladstone Regional Council area - Construction : 0.9% $1 - $149, Gladstone Regional Council area - Construction : 0.6% Negative Income/ Nil income, Gladstone Regional Council area - Construction : 0.5% Not stated, Gladstone Regional Council area - All industries: 1.7% $3,000 or more, Gladstone Regional Council area - All industries: 12.2% $2,000 - $2,999, Gladstone Regional Council area - All industries: 22.1% $1,750 - $1,999, Gladstone Regional Council area - All industries: 10.1% $1,500 - $1,749, Gladstone Regional Council area - All industries: 9.8% $1,250 - $1,499, Gladstone Regional Council area - All industries: 9.7% $1,000 - $1,249, Gladstone Regional Council area - All industries: 9.7% $800 - $999, Gladstone Regional Council area - All industries: 7.0% $650 - $799, Gladstone Regional Council area - All industries: 4.6% $500 - $649, Gladstone Regional Council area - All industries: 3.6% $400 - $499, Gladstone Regional Council area - All industries: 2.3% $300 - $399, Gladstone Regional Council area - All industries: 2.1% $150 - $299, Gladstone Regional Council area - All industries: 1.7% $1 - $149, Gladstone Regional Council area - All industries: 2.6% Negative Income/ Nil income, Gladstone Regional Council area - All industries: 0.7%
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 male resident workers individual income levels in Gladstone Regional Council area in 2016 compared to Construction 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, 44.3% of the male resident workers earned a high income, and 9.4% earned a low income, compared with 45.4% and 5.5% respectively for Construction.

The major differences between the weekly income of the male resident workers in Gladstone Regional Council area and Construction were:

  • A larger percentage of male resident workers earned $1 - $149 (2.6% compared to 0.6%)
  • A larger percentage of male resident workers earned $2,000 - $2,999 (22.1% compared to 20.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of male resident workers earned $3,000 or more (12.2% compared to 15.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of male resident workers earned $1,000 - $1,249 (9.7% compared to 11.4%)

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