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Gladstone Regional Council area

Resident workers - Individual income

Gladstone Regional Council area labour force (Public Administration and Safety) have a lower proportion of people with high incomes ($1,750 or more per week) than Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services.

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%Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services%
Negative Income/ Nil income40.30.0
$1 - $14980.70.0
$150 - $299110.90.0
$300 - $399262.21.1
$400 - $499252.11.8
$500 - $649514.33.0
$650 - $799715.93.9
$800 - $9991119.35.3
$1,000 - $1,24924120.211.5
$1,250 - $1,49927122.711.0
$1,500 - $1,74916914.212.4
$1,750 - $1,999847.012.5
$2,000 - $2,999887.422.3
$3,000 or more252.113.7
Not stated90.81.3

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 - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services : 1.3% $3,000 or more, Gladstone Regional Council area - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services : 13.7% $2,000 - $2,999, Gladstone Regional Council area - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services : 22.3% $1,750 - $1,999, Gladstone Regional Council area - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services : 12.5% $1,500 - $1,749, Gladstone Regional Council area - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services : 12.4% $1,250 - $1,499, Gladstone Regional Council area - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services : 11.0% $1,000 - $1,249, Gladstone Regional Council area - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services : 11.5% $800 - $999, Gladstone Regional Council area - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services : 5.3% $650 - $799, Gladstone Regional Council area - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services : 3.9% $500 - $649, Gladstone Regional Council area - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services : 3.0% $400 - $499, Gladstone Regional Council area - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services : 1.8% $300 - $399, Gladstone Regional Council area - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services : 1.1% $150 - $299, Gladstone Regional Council area - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services : 0.0% $1 - $149, Gladstone Regional Council area - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services : 0.0% Negative Income/ Nil income, Gladstone Regional Council area - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services : 0.0% Not stated, Gladstone Regional Council area - Public Administration and Safety: 0.8% $3,000 or more, Gladstone Regional Council area - Public Administration and Safety: 2.1% $2,000 - $2,999, Gladstone Regional Council area - Public Administration and Safety: 7.4% $1,750 - $1,999, Gladstone Regional Council area - Public Administration and Safety: 7.0% $1,500 - $1,749, Gladstone Regional Council area - Public Administration and Safety: 14.2% $1,250 - $1,499, Gladstone Regional Council area - Public Administration and Safety: 22.7% $1,000 - $1,249, Gladstone Regional Council area - Public Administration and Safety: 20.2% $800 - $999, Gladstone Regional Council area - Public Administration and Safety: 9.3% $650 - $799, Gladstone Regional Council area - Public Administration and Safety: 5.9% $500 - $649, Gladstone Regional Council area - Public Administration and Safety: 4.3% $400 - $499, Gladstone Regional Council area - Public Administration and Safety: 2.1% $300 - $399, Gladstone Regional Council area - Public Administration and Safety: 2.2% $150 - $299, Gladstone Regional Council area - Public Administration and Safety: 0.9% $1 - $149, Gladstone Regional Council area - Public Administration and Safety: 0.7% Negative Income/ Nil income, Gladstone Regional Council area - Public Administration and Safety: 0.3%
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 (Public Administration and Safety) individual income levels in Gladstone Regional Council area in 2016 compared to Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services 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, 16.5% of the resident workers (Public Administration and Safety) earned a high income, and 6.2% earned a low income, compared with 48.5% and 2.9% respectively for Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services.

The major differences between the weekly income of the resident workers (Public Administration and Safety) in Gladstone Regional Council area and Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Public Administration and Safety) earned $1,250 - $1,499 (22.7% compared to 11.0%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Public Administration and Safety) earned $1,000 - $1,249 (20.2% compared to 11.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Public Administration and Safety) earned $2,000 - $2,999 (7.4% compared to 22.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Public Administration and Safety) earned $3,000 or more (2.1% compared to 13.7%)

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