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City of Joondalup

Sources of income

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Households in the City of Joondalup have a higher amount of disposable income compared to Western Australia.

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 Joondalup2016/172011/12Change
Name$Western Australia $$Western Australia $2011/12 to 2016/17
Wages & salaries113,908.1598,809.08126,257.35108,210.23-12,349
Property income20,049.3519,332.4922,436.1122,092.52-2,387
Business income14,796.8015,676.6817,663.4019,043.96-2,867
Cash benefits13,585.9713,668.6114,184.9513,890.16-599
Total income before tax173,668.05158,782.79192,422.43174,819.96-18,754
Tax paid-29,531.19-26,996.24-32,221.37-29,035.99+2,690
Interest paid-11,581.81-9,810.42-18,437.36-15,763.60+6,856
Other payments/statistical discrepancy21,001.5217,927.8023,290.0820,414.44-2,289
Total disposable income153,556.57140,003.93165,053.77150,534.81-11,497
Ratio of cash benefits to tax paid0.460.510.440.48--

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016. Compiled and presented in by .id , the population experts.

Data are based on a 2015-16 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 Western Australia, Cash benefits: 8.6% Western Australia, Superannuation: 7.1% Western Australia, Business income: 9.9% Western Australia, Property income: 12.2% Western Australia, Wages & salaries: 62.2% City of Joondalup, Cash benefits: 7.8% City of Joondalup, Superannuation: 6.5% City of Joondalup, Business income: 8.5% City of Joondalup, Property income: 11.5% City of Joondalup, Wages & salaries: 65.6%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in by .id the population experts

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