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Local workers - Individual income - Accommodation and Food Services

In the City of Playford, 0.2% of the Accommodation and Food Services 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 - Accommodation and Food Services2016
Gross weekly individual incomeNumber%South Australia %
Negative Income/ Nil income191.31.5
$1 - $14936926.016.8
$150 - $29922115.612.8
$300 - $39915911.210.2
$400 - $4991389.710.1
$500 - $64915911.212.2
$650 - $7991359.511.1
$800 - $9991027.210.0
$1,000 - $1,249644.57.7
$1,250 - $1,499181.32.8
$1,500 - $1,74970.51.4
$1,750 - $1,99930.20.7
$2,000 - $2,99900.00.7
$3,000 or more00.00.5
Not stated241.71.4

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, South Australia: 1.4% $3,000 or more, South Australia: 0.5% $2,000 - $2,999, South Australia: 0.7% $1,750 - $1,999, South Australia: 0.7% $1,500 - $1,749, South Australia: 1.4% $1,250 - $1,499, South Australia: 2.8% $1,000 - $1,249, South Australia: 7.7% $800 - $999, South Australia: 10.0% $650 - $799, South Australia: 11.1% $500 - $649, South Australia: 12.2% $400 - $499, South Australia: 10.1% $300 - $399, South Australia: 10.2% $150 - $299, South Australia: 12.8% $1 - $149, South Australia: 16.8% Negative Income/ Nil income, South Australia: 1.5% Not stated, City of Playford: 1.7% $3,000 or more, City of Playford: 0.0% $2,000 - $2,999, City of Playford: 0.0% $1,750 - $1,999, City of Playford: 0.2% $1,500 - $1,749, City of Playford: 0.5% $1,250 - $1,499, City of Playford: 1.3% $1,000 - $1,249, City of Playford: 4.5% $800 - $999, City of Playford: 7.2% $650 - $799, City of Playford: 9.5% $500 - $649, City of Playford: 11.2% $400 - $499, City of Playford: 9.7% $300 - $399, City of Playford: 11.2% $150 - $299, City of Playford: 15.6% $1 - $149, City of Playford: 26.0% Negative Income/ Nil income, City of Playford: 1.3%
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 Accommodation and Food Services individual income levels in the City of Playford in 2016 compared to South Australia shows that there was a lower proportion earning a high income (those earning $1,750 per week or more) and a higher proportion of low income persons (those earning less than $500 per week).

Overall, 0.2% of the Accommodation and Food Services earned a high income, and 63.9% earned a low income, compared with 1.9% and 51.4% respectively for South Australia.

The major differences between the weekly income of the Accommodation and Food Services in the City of Playford and South Australia were:

  • A larger percentage of local workers who earned $1 - $149 (26.0% compared to 16.8%)
  • A larger percentage of local workers who earned $150 - $299 (15.6% compared to 12.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who earned $1,000 - $1,249 (4.5% compared to 7.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who earned $800 - $999 (7.2% compared to 10.0%)

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