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Maranoa Regional Council area

Resident workers - Individual income

Maranoa Regional Council area labour force (Retail Trade) have a similar proportion of people with high incomes ($1,750 or more per week) as 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 income40.80.8
$1 - $149326.58.7
$150 - $299224.58.3
$300 - $399316.37.9
$400 - $499326.58.9
$500 - $6497916.113.1
$650 - $7998316.915.4
$800 - $9997214.714.0
$1,000 - $1,249408.29.3
$1,250 - $1,499306.14.5
$1,500 - $1,749214.32.9
$1,750 - $1,99961.21.5
$2,000 - $2,999153.12.1
$3,000 or more51.01.3
Not stated183.71.3

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 - Retail Trade  : 1.3% $3,000 or more, Queensland - Retail Trade  : 1.3% $2,000 - $2,999, Queensland - Retail Trade  : 2.1% $1,750 - $1,999, Queensland - Retail Trade  : 1.5% $1,500 - $1,749, Queensland - Retail Trade  : 2.9% $1,250 - $1,499, Queensland - Retail Trade  : 4.5% $1,000 - $1,249, Queensland - Retail Trade  : 9.3% $800 - $999, Queensland - Retail Trade  : 14.0% $650 - $799, Queensland - Retail Trade  : 15.4% $500 - $649, Queensland - Retail Trade  : 13.1% $400 - $499, Queensland - Retail Trade  : 8.9% $300 - $399, Queensland - Retail Trade  : 7.9% $150 - $299, Queensland - Retail Trade  : 8.3% $1 - $149, Queensland - Retail Trade  : 8.7% Negative Income/ Nil income, Queensland - Retail Trade  : 0.8% Not stated, Maranoa Regional Council area - Retail Trade: 3.7% $3,000 or more, Maranoa Regional Council area - Retail Trade: 1.0% $2,000 - $2,999, Maranoa Regional Council area - Retail Trade: 3.1% $1,750 - $1,999, Maranoa Regional Council area - Retail Trade: 1.2% $1,500 - $1,749, Maranoa Regional Council area - Retail Trade: 4.3% $1,250 - $1,499, Maranoa Regional Council area - Retail Trade: 6.1% $1,000 - $1,249, Maranoa Regional Council area - Retail Trade: 8.2% $800 - $999, Maranoa Regional Council area - Retail Trade: 14.7% $650 - $799, Maranoa Regional Council area - Retail Trade: 16.9% $500 - $649, Maranoa Regional Council area - Retail Trade: 16.1% $400 - $499, Maranoa Regional Council area - Retail Trade: 6.5% $300 - $399, Maranoa Regional Council area - Retail Trade: 6.3% $150 - $299, Maranoa Regional Council area - Retail Trade: 4.5% $1 - $149, Maranoa Regional Council area - Retail Trade: 6.5% Negative Income/ Nil income, Maranoa Regional Council area - Retail Trade: 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 resident workers (Retail Trade) individual income levels in Maranoa Regional Council area in 2016 compared to Queensland shows that there was a similar proportion earning a high income (those earning $1,750 per week or more) and a lower proportion of low income persons (those earning less than $500 per week).

Overall, 5.3% of the resident workers (Retail Trade) earned a high income, and 24.7% earned a low income, compared with 4.9% and 34.6% respectively for Queensland.

The major differences between the weekly income of the resident workers (Retail Trade) in Maranoa Regional Council area and Queensland were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Retail Trade) earned $500 - $649 (16.1% compared to 13.1%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Retail Trade) earned Not stated (3.7% compared to 1.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Retail Trade) earned $150 - $299 (4.5% compared to 8.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Retail Trade) earned $400 - $499 (6.5% compared to 8.9%)

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