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Gunnedah Shire

Resident workers - Individual income

The Gunnedah Shire labour force (Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services) have a similar proportion of people with high incomes ($1,750 or more per week) as Information Media and Telecommunications.

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

Income statistics in Gunnedah Shire, 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 Gunnedah Shire.  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
Gunnedah Shire2016
Gross weekly individual incomeNumber%Information Media and Telecommunications%
Negative Income/ Nil income00.00.0
$1 - $14934.80.0
$150 - $29934.814.3
$300 - $39900.00.0
$400 - $49934.80.0
$500 - $649914.314.3
$650 - $7991117.510.7
$800 - $999711.125.0
$1,000 - $1,249711.110.7
$1,250 - $1,499914.314.3
$1,500 - $1,74900.00.0
$1,750 - $1,99934.80.0
$2,000 - $2,99900.010.7
$3,000 or more46.30.0
Not stated46.30.0

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, Gunnedah Shire - Information Media and Telecommunications : 0.0% $3,000 or more, Gunnedah Shire - Information Media and Telecommunications : 0.0% $2,000 - $2,999, Gunnedah Shire - Information Media and Telecommunications : 10.7% $1,750 - $1,999, Gunnedah Shire - Information Media and Telecommunications : 0.0% $1,500 - $1,749, Gunnedah Shire - Information Media and Telecommunications : 0.0% $1,250 - $1,499, Gunnedah Shire - Information Media and Telecommunications : 14.3% $1,000 - $1,249, Gunnedah Shire - Information Media and Telecommunications : 10.7% $800 - $999, Gunnedah Shire - Information Media and Telecommunications : 25.0% $650 - $799, Gunnedah Shire - Information Media and Telecommunications : 10.7% $500 - $649, Gunnedah Shire - Information Media and Telecommunications : 14.3% $400 - $499, Gunnedah Shire - Information Media and Telecommunications : 0.0% $300 - $399, Gunnedah Shire - Information Media and Telecommunications : 0.0% $150 - $299, Gunnedah Shire - Information Media and Telecommunications : 14.3% $1 - $149, Gunnedah Shire - Information Media and Telecommunications : 0.0% Negative Income/ Nil income, Gunnedah Shire - Information Media and Telecommunications : 0.0% Not stated, Gunnedah Shire - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: 6.3% $3,000 or more, Gunnedah Shire - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: 6.3% $2,000 - $2,999, Gunnedah Shire - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: 0.0% $1,750 - $1,999, Gunnedah Shire - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: 4.8% $1,500 - $1,749, Gunnedah Shire - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: 0.0% $1,250 - $1,499, Gunnedah Shire - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: 14.3% $1,000 - $1,249, Gunnedah Shire - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: 11.1% $800 - $999, Gunnedah Shire - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: 11.1% $650 - $799, Gunnedah Shire - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: 17.5% $500 - $649, Gunnedah Shire - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: 14.3% $400 - $499, Gunnedah Shire - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: 4.8% $300 - $399, Gunnedah Shire - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: 0.0% $150 - $299, Gunnedah Shire - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: 4.8% $1 - $149, Gunnedah Shire - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: 4.8% Negative Income/ Nil income, Gunnedah Shire - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate 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 (Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services) individual income levels in the Gunnedah Shire in 2016 compared to Information Media and Telecommunications shows that there was a similar 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, 11.1% of the resident workers (Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services) earned a high income, and 14.3% earned a low income, compared with 10.7% and 14.3% respectively for Information Media and Telecommunications.

The major differences between the weekly income of the resident workers (Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services) in the Gunnedah Shire and Information Media and Telecommunications were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services) earned $650 - $799 (17.5% compared to 10.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services) earned $800 - $999 (11.1% compared to 25.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services) earned $2,000 - $2,999 (0.0% compared to 10.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services) earned $150 - $299 (4.8% compared to 14.3%)

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