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Gladstone Regional Council area

Resident workers - Individual income

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

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%Queensland%
Negative Income/ Nil income00.01.0
$1 - $1492714.98.6
$150 - $2992413.37.4
$300 - $3992111.66.9
$400 - $49973.97.4
$500 - $6491910.510.9
$650 - $79995.012.8
$800 - $9992212.212.9
$1,000 - $1,2492011.011.9
$1,250 - $1,499189.96.6
$1,500 - $1,74900.04.5
$1,750 - $1,99900.02.5
$2,000 - $2,999105.53.5
$3,000 or more00.02.0
Not stated42.21.2

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, Queensland - Arts and Recreation Services  : 1.2% $3,000 or more, Queensland - Arts and Recreation Services  : 2.0% $2,000 - $2,999, Queensland - Arts and Recreation Services  : 3.5% $1,750 - $1,999, Queensland - Arts and Recreation Services  : 2.5% $1,500 - $1,749, Queensland - Arts and Recreation Services  : 4.5% $1,250 - $1,499, Queensland - Arts and Recreation Services  : 6.6% $1,000 - $1,249, Queensland - Arts and Recreation Services  : 11.9% $800 - $999, Queensland - Arts and Recreation Services  : 12.9% $650 - $799, Queensland - Arts and Recreation Services  : 12.8% $500 - $649, Queensland - Arts and Recreation Services  : 10.9% $400 - $499, Queensland - Arts and Recreation Services  : 7.4% $300 - $399, Queensland - Arts and Recreation Services  : 6.9% $150 - $299, Queensland - Arts and Recreation Services  : 7.4% $1 - $149, Queensland - Arts and Recreation Services  : 8.6% Negative Income/ Nil income, Queensland - Arts and Recreation Services  : 1.0% Not stated, Gladstone Regional Council area - Arts and Recreation Services: 2.2% $3,000 or more, Gladstone Regional Council area - Arts and Recreation Services: 0.0% $2,000 - $2,999, Gladstone Regional Council area - Arts and Recreation Services: 5.5% $1,750 - $1,999, Gladstone Regional Council area - Arts and Recreation Services: 0.0% $1,500 - $1,749, Gladstone Regional Council area - Arts and Recreation Services: 0.0% $1,250 - $1,499, Gladstone Regional Council area - Arts and Recreation Services: 9.9% $1,000 - $1,249, Gladstone Regional Council area - Arts and Recreation Services: 11.0% $800 - $999, Gladstone Regional Council area - Arts and Recreation Services: 12.2% $650 - $799, Gladstone Regional Council area - Arts and Recreation Services: 5.0% $500 - $649, Gladstone Regional Council area - Arts and Recreation Services: 10.5% $400 - $499, Gladstone Regional Council area - Arts and Recreation Services: 3.9% $300 - $399, Gladstone Regional Council area - Arts and Recreation Services: 11.6% $150 - $299, Gladstone Regional Council area - Arts and Recreation Services: 13.3% $1 - $149, Gladstone Regional Council area - Arts and Recreation Services: 14.9% Negative Income/ Nil income, Gladstone Regional Council area - Arts and Recreation Services: 0.0%
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 (Arts and Recreation Services) individual income levels in Gladstone Regional Council area in 2016 compared to Queensland 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, 5.5% of the resident workers (Arts and Recreation Services) earned a high income, and 43.6% earned a low income, compared with 8.0% and 31.3% respectively for Queensland.

The major differences between the weekly income of the resident workers (Arts and Recreation Services) in Gladstone Regional Council area and Queensland were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Arts and Recreation Services) earned $1 - $149 (14.9% compared to 8.6%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Arts and Recreation Services) earned $150 - $299 (13.3% compared to 7.4%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Arts and Recreation Services) earned $300 - $399 (11.6% compared to 6.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Arts and Recreation Services) earned $650 - $799 (5.0% compared to 12.8%)

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