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City of Playford

Local workers - Individual income - All industries

In the City of Playford, 10.2% of the earned $1,750 or more per week.

Individual Income is an indicator of socio-economic status, skills and occupations required in a particular industry. With other data sources, such as Qualifications and Occupation, it helps to evaluate the economic opportunities of people in an industry.

The amount of income an individual receives is linked to a number of factors including the person's employment status, age, qualifications and type of employment undertaken by the person.

Wages in City of Playford can vary greatly across industry sectors. As well as being related to the type of jobs and qualifications required in a particular industry, income levels can be related to the level of part-time employment, Occupations, Qualifications and the Age structure of the local workers, so the data should be looked at in conjunction with these topics.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2016 – by place of work

Local workers individual income
City of Playford - All industries2016
Gross weekly individual incomeNumber%Financial and Insurance Services %
Negative Income/ Nil income1910.80.0
$1 - $1499654.02.5
$150 - $2991,1474.71.9
$300 - $3991,2715.26.2
$400 - $4991,5856.54.3
$500 - $6492,61510.815.5
$650 - $7993,03312.518.0
$800 - $9993,40914.113.0
$1,000 - $1,2493,54614.615.5
$1,250 - $1,4992,0868.68.7
$1,500 - $1,7491,5836.58.7
$1,750 - $1,9991,0524.31.9
$2,000 - $2,9999584.00.0
$3,000 or more4511.93.7
Not stated3541.50.0

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Local workers individual income, 2016
Local workers individual income, 2016 Not stated, Financial and Insurance Services: 0.0% $3,000 or more, Financial and Insurance Services: 3.7% $2,000 - $2,999, Financial and Insurance Services: 0.0% $1,750 - $1,999, Financial and Insurance Services: 1.9% $1,500 - $1,749, Financial and Insurance Services: 8.7% $1,250 - $1,499, Financial and Insurance Services: 8.7% $1,000 - $1,249, Financial and Insurance Services: 15.5% $800 - $999, Financial and Insurance Services: 13.0% $650 - $799, Financial and Insurance Services: 18.0% $500 - $649, Financial and Insurance Services: 15.5% $400 - $499, Financial and Insurance Services: 4.3% $300 - $399, Financial and Insurance Services: 6.2% $150 - $299, Financial and Insurance Services: 1.9% $1 - $149, Financial and Insurance Services: 2.5% Negative Income/ Nil income, Financial and Insurance Services: 0.0% Not stated, All industries: 1.5% $3,000 or more, All industries: 1.9% $2,000 - $2,999, All industries: 4.0% $1,750 - $1,999, All industries: 4.3% $1,500 - $1,749, All industries: 6.5% $1,250 - $1,499, All industries: 8.6% $1,000 - $1,249, All industries: 14.6% $800 - $999, All industries: 14.1% $650 - $799, All industries: 12.5% $500 - $649, All industries: 10.8% $400 - $499, All industries: 6.5% $300 - $399, All industries: 5.2% $150 - $299, All industries: 4.7% $1 - $149, All industries: 4.0% Negative Income/ Nil income, All industries: 0.8%
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 individual income levels in the City of Playford in 2016 compared to the Financial and Insurance Services workforce within City of Playford shows that there was a higher proportion earning a high income (those earning $1,750 per week or more) as well as a higher proportion of low income persons (those earning less than $500 per week).

Overall, 10.2% of the earned a high income, and 21.3% earned a low income, compared with 5.6% and 14.9% respectively for the Financial and Insurance Services workforce within City of Playford.

The major differences between the weekly income of the in the City of Playford and the Financial and Insurance Services workforce were:

  • A larger percentage of local workers who earned $2,000 - $2,999 (4.0% compared to 0.0%)
  • A larger percentage of local workers who earned $150 - $299 (4.7% compared to 1.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who earned $650 - $799 (12.5% compared to 18.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who earned $500 - $649 (10.8% compared to 15.5%)

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