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Gladstone Regional Council area

Resident workers - Individual income

Gladstone Regional Council area labour force have a higher proportion of persons with high incomes ($1,750 or more per week) than Education and Training.

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

Income statistics Gladstone Regional Council area, 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 Gladstone Regional Council area. This also indicates what knowledge and skill levels industry can draw upon locally.

Data source

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2016 – by usual residence

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Resident workers individual income
Gladstone Regional Council area - Persons 2016
Gross weekly individual incomeNumber%. Education and Training%
Negative Income/ Nil income2581.00.2
$1 - $1491,0824.02.7
$150 - $2991,0263.84.1
$300 - $3991,1214.15.5
$400 - $4991,2584.67.1
$500 - $6491,9707.310.8
$650 - $7992,2828.49.6
$800 - $9992,4629.110.7
$1,000 - $1,2492,77110.214.2
$1,250 - $1,4992,3608.711.3
$1,500 - $1,7492,2018.112.2
$1,750 - $1,9991,8957.05.4
$2,000 - $2,9993,88814.44.6
$3,000 or more2,0517.60.7
Not stated4481.71.1
Total Persons27,073100.0100.0

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id the population experts

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Dominant groups

Analysis of the resident workers individual income levels in Gladstone Regional Council area in 2016 compared to Education and Training shows that there was a higher proportion earning a high income (those earning $1,750 per week or more) as well as a similar proportion of low income persons (those earning less than $500 per week).

Overall, 28.9% of the resident workers earned a high income, and 17.5% earned a low income, compared with 10.6% and 19.5% respectively for Victoria.

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

  • A larger percentage of resident workers earned $2,000 - $2,999 (14.4% compared to 4.6%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers earned $3,000 or more (7.6% compared to 0.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers earned $1,500 - $1,749 (8.1% compared to 12.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers earned $1,000 - $1,249 (10.2% compared to 14.2%)

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