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Wollondilly Shire

Sources of income

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Households in Wollondilly Shire have a higher amount of disposable income compared to Greater Sydney.

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
Wollondilly Shire2016/172011/12Change
Name$Greater Sydney $$Greater Sydney $2011/12 to 2016/17
Wages & salaries106,357.14100,775.66104,437.6398,554.77+1,920
Property income19,710.7322,733.0620,070.0424,121.19-359
Business income19,597.8224,992.6613,570.4317,457.58+6,027
Cash benefits15,340.2313,025.3417,538.0414,537.07-2,198
Total income before tax173,148.35174,482.26167,174.82166,802.28+5,974
Tax paid-27,469.36-29,221.62-23,976.29-25,302.49-3,493
Interest paid-10,071.06-11,086.32-17,408.59-15,585.58+7,338
Other payments/statistical discrepancy19,587.8620,207.6317,858.1320,142.00+1,730
Total disposable income155,195.79154,481.95143,648.07146,156.21+11,548
Ratio of cash benefits to tax paid0.560.450.730.57--

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 Wollondilly Shire, Cash benefits: 8.9% Wollondilly Shire, Superannuation: 7.0% Wollondilly Shire, Business income: 11.3% Wollondilly Shire, Property income: 11.4% Wollondilly Shire, Wages & salaries: 61.4% Greater Sydney, Cash benefits: 7.5% Greater Sydney, Superannuation: 7.4% Greater Sydney, Business income: 14.3% Greater Sydney, Property income: 13.0% Greater Sydney, Wages & salaries: 57.8%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in by .id the population experts

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