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Maranoa Regional Council area

Resident workers - Individual income

Maranoa Regional Council area labour force (Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services) have a lower proportion of people with high incomes ($1,750 or more per week) than Queensland.

The Individual Income levels of the local resident workers are directly linked to their knowledge, experience, qualifications, occupation and skill levels.

Income statistics in RDA Darling Downs and South West Region, when analysed with other data sources, such as Age structure, Qualifications, Hours worked and Occupations, help to evaluate the economic opportunities and socio-economic status of RDA Darling Downs and South West Region.  This also indicates what knowledge and skill levels industry can draw upon locally.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2016 – by usual residence

Resident workers individual income
Maranoa Regional Council area2016
Gross weekly individual incomeNumber%Queensland%
Negative Income/ Nil income00.00.3
$1 - $14900.00.3
$150 - $29900.00.5
$300 - $39900.00.9
$400 - $49900.01.1
$500 - $64942.72.4
$650 - $79953.44.1
$800 - $999149.68.2
$1,000 - $1,2492517.112.8
$1,250 - $1,4991711.612.6
$1,500 - $1,7492114.413.1
$1,750 - $1,999138.911.3
$2,000 - $2,9993826.022.1
$3,000 or more96.29.3
Not stated00.01.1

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

Resident workers individual income, 2016
Resident workers individual income, 2016 Not stated, Queensland - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services  : 1.1% $3,000 or more, Queensland - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services  : 9.3% $2,000 - $2,999, Queensland - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services  : 22.1% $1,750 - $1,999, Queensland - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services  : 11.3% $1,500 - $1,749, Queensland - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services  : 13.1% $1,250 - $1,499, Queensland - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services  : 12.6% $1,000 - $1,249, Queensland - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services  : 12.8% $800 - $999, Queensland - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services  : 8.2% $650 - $799, Queensland - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services  : 4.1% $500 - $649, Queensland - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services  : 2.4% $400 - $499, Queensland - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services  : 1.1% $300 - $399, Queensland - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services  : 0.9% $150 - $299, Queensland - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services  : 0.5% $1 - $149, Queensland - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services  : 0.3% Negative Income/ Nil income, Queensland - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services  : 0.3% Not stated, Maranoa Regional Council area - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services: 0.0% $3,000 or more, Maranoa Regional Council area - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services: 6.2% $2,000 - $2,999, Maranoa Regional Council area - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services: 26.0% $1,750 - $1,999, Maranoa Regional Council area - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services: 8.9% $1,500 - $1,749, Maranoa Regional Council area - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services: 14.4% $1,250 - $1,499, Maranoa Regional Council area - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services: 11.6% $1,000 - $1,249, Maranoa Regional Council area - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services: 17.1% $800 - $999, Maranoa Regional Council area - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services: 9.6% $650 - $799, Maranoa Regional Council area - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services: 3.4% $500 - $649, Maranoa Regional Council area - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services: 2.7% $400 - $499, Maranoa Regional Council area - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services: 0.0% $300 - $399, Maranoa Regional Council area - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services: 0.0% $150 - $299, Maranoa Regional Council area - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services: 0.0% $1 - $149, Maranoa Regional Council area - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services: 0.0% Negative Income/ Nil income, Maranoa Regional Council area - Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services: 0.0%
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 resident workers (Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services) individual income levels in Maranoa Regional Council area in 2016 compared to Queensland shows that there was a lower proportion earning a high income (those earning $1,750 per week or more) as well as a lower proportion of low income persons (those earning less than $500 per week).

Overall, 41.1% of the resident workers (Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services) earned a high income, and 0.0% earned a low income, compared with 42.7% and 3.0% respectively for Queensland.

The major differences between the weekly income of the resident workers (Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services) in Maranoa Regional Council area and Queensland were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services) earned $1,000 - $1,249 (17.1% compared to 12.8%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services) earned $2,000 - $2,999 (26.0% compared to 22.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services) earned $3,000 or more (6.2% compared to 9.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services) earned $1,750 - $1,999 (8.9% compared to 11.3%)

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