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City of South Perth

Sources of income

Households in City of South Perth have a higher amount of disposable income compared to Greater Perth.

Household disposable income is a measure of the amount of income available to an average household in the area. It varies depending on the jobs held by the residents, amount of property and business income, and cash benefits provided by government, which are related to the socio-economic status of the area. Areas with high unemployment, large numbers of retirees and others out of the workforce may have a high cash benefits component.

This information gives an insight into both the sources of income and how much your residents have available to spend in the area. This dataset should be viewed in conjunction with Worker productivity, Local workers income data, and Gross Regional Product data on the size of the residential economy.

National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

Sources of income per household
City of South Perth2018/192013/14Change
Name$Greater Perth $$Greater Perth $2013/14 to 2018/19
Wages & salaries110,438.40102,747.14120,603.69112,293.57-10,165
Property income24,835.1020,184.5930,081.0022,452.90-5,246
Business income23,147.4218,416.5916,881.1113,133.00+6,266
Cash benefits10,977.8912,936.6711,284.2813,931.86-306
Total income before tax181,322.96166,192.12191,628.81174,517.05-10,306
Tax paid-34,305.70-29,288.99-35,781.52-29,479.71+1,476
Interest paid-10,665.35-9,380.47-12,879.38-12,115.11+2,214
Other payments/statistical discrepancy20,666.0116,948.8425,421.8520,541.37-4,756
Total disposable income157,017.92144,571.50168,389.76153,563.60-11,372
Ratio of cash benefits to tax paid0.320.440.320.47--

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019. Compiled and presented in by .id , the population experts.

Data are based on a 2016-17 price base for all years. NIEIR-ID data are inflation adjusted each year to allow direct comparison, and annual data releases adjust previous years’ figures to a new base year.Learn more

Sources of income per household
Sources of income per household City of South Perth, Cash benefits: 6.1% City of South Perth, Superannuation: 6.6% City of South Perth, Business income: 12.8% City of South Perth, Property income: 13.7% City of South Perth, Wages & salaries: 60.9% Greater Perth, Cash benefits: 7.8% Greater Perth, Superannuation: 7.2% Greater Perth, Business income: 11.1% Greater Perth, Property income: 12.1% Greater Perth, Wages & salaries: 61.8%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019
Compiled and presented in by .id the population experts

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