Inner West Council area
Resident workers - Individual income
The Inner West Council area labour force have a higher proportion of males with high incomes ($1,750 or more per week) than New South Wales.
The Individual Income levels of the local resident workers are directly linked to their knowledge, experience, qualifications, occupation and skill levels.
Income statistics in Inner West 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 Inner West 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|
|Inner West Council area - Males||2016|
|Gross weekly individual income||Number||%||New South Wales%|
|Negative Income/ Nil income||252||0.5||0.7||3101|
|$1 - $149||735||1.5||2.3||3102|
|$150 - $299||991||2.0||2.6||3103|
|$300 - $399||1,300||2.6||3.1||3104|
|$400 - $499||1,614||3.2||4.0||3105|
|$500 - $649||2,621||5.3||6.2||3106|
|$650 - $799||3,447||6.9||8.7||3107|
|$800 - $999||4,681||9.4||12.0||3108|
|$1,000 - $1,249||5,798||11.6||13.5||3109|
|$1,250 - $1,499||4,719||9.5||9.9||3110|
|$1,500 - $1,749||4,560||9.2||8.9||3111|
|$1,750 - $1,999||3,667||7.4||6.7||3112|
|$2,000 - $2,999||7,595||15.2||11.5||3113|
|$3,000 or more||7,225||14.5||8.3||3114|
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing (opens a new window) 2016. Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id (opens a new window), the population experts.
Analysis of the male resident workers individual income levels in the Inner West Council area in 2016 compared to New South Wales shows that there was a higher proportion earning a high income (those earning $1,750 per week or more) and a lower proportion of low income persons (those earning less than $500 per week).
Overall, 37.1% of the male resident workers earned a high income, and 9.8% earned a low income, compared with 26.5% and 12.7% respectively for New South Wales.
The major differences between the weekly income of the male resident workers in the Inner West Council area and New South Wales were:
- A larger percentage of male resident workers earned $3,000 or more (14.5% compared to 8.3%)
- A larger percentage of male resident workers earned $2,000 - $2,999 (15.2% compared to 11.5%)
- A smaller percentage of male resident workers earned $800 - $999 (9.4% compared to 12.0%)
- A smaller percentage of male resident workers earned $1,000 - $1,249 (11.6% compared to 13.5%)