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Break O'Day Council area

Sources of income

Households in Break O'Day Council area have a lower amount of disposable income compared to Regional TAS.

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
Break O'Day Council area2016/172011/12Change
Name$Regional TAS $$Regional TAS $2011/12 to 2016/17
Wages & salaries25,269.5050,015.2829,779.1754,019.37-4,510
Property income11,182.3412,553.8313,419.9413,236.84-2,238
Business income10,332.3313,422.3911,654.2813,698.39-1,322
Cash benefits21,031.2119,059.4722,577.1720,333.02-1,546
Total income before tax74,262.05102,597.6084,274.41108,534.34-10,012
Tax paid-6,102.82-13,309.52-6,492.12-12,592.39+389
Interest paid-3,378.92-4,321.69-5,290.13-6,844.67+1,911
Other payments/statistical discrepancy5,859.1811,357.517,722.8113,124.58-1,864
Total disposable income70,639.4996,423.8980,214.97102,321.85-9,575
Ratio of cash benefits to tax paid3.451.433.481.61--

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 Break O'Day Council area, Cash benefits: 28.3% Break O'Day Council area, Superannuation: 8.7% Break O'Day Council area, Business income: 13.9% Break O'Day Council area, Property income: 15.1% Break O'Day Council area, Wages & salaries: 34.0% Regional TAS, Cash benefits: 18.6% Regional TAS, Superannuation: 7.4% Regional TAS, Business income: 13.1% Regional TAS, Property income: 12.2% Regional TAS, Wages & salaries: 48.7%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in by .id the population experts

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