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Murweh Shire

Resident workers - Individual income

Murweh Shire labour force (Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services) have a lower proportion of people with high incomes ($1,750 or more per week) than Australia.

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
Murweh Shire2016
Gross weekly individual incomeNumber%Australia%
Negative Income/ Nil income00.00.8
$1 - $14900.01.5
$150 - $29900.02.3
$300 - $399350.02.9
$400 - $49900.03.7
$500 - $64900.06.8
$650 - $79900.010.9
$800 - $99900.014.4
$1,000 - $1,249350.014.4
$1,250 - $1,49900.09.9
$1,500 - $1,74900.08.2
$1,750 - $1,99900.05.3
$2,000 - $2,99900.09.1
$3,000 or more00.08.5
Not stated00.01.2

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, Australia - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services  : 1.2% $3,000 or more, Australia - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services  : 8.5% $2,000 - $2,999, Australia - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services  : 9.1% $1,750 - $1,999, Australia - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services  : 5.3% $1,500 - $1,749, Australia - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services  : 8.2% $1,250 - $1,499, Australia - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services  : 9.9% $1,000 - $1,249, Australia - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services  : 14.4% $800 - $999, Australia - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services  : 14.4% $650 - $799, Australia - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services  : 10.9% $500 - $649, Australia - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services  : 6.8% $400 - $499, Australia - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services  : 3.7% $300 - $399, Australia - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services  : 2.9% $150 - $299, Australia - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services  : 2.3% $1 - $149, Australia - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services  : 1.5% Negative Income/ Nil income, Australia - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services  : 0.8% Not stated, Murweh Shire - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: 0.0% $3,000 or more, Murweh Shire - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: 0.0% $2,000 - $2,999, Murweh Shire - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: 0.0% $1,750 - $1,999, Murweh Shire - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: 0.0% $1,500 - $1,749, Murweh Shire - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: 0.0% $1,250 - $1,499, Murweh Shire - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: 0.0% $1,000 - $1,249, Murweh Shire - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: 50.0% $800 - $999, Murweh Shire - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: 0.0% $650 - $799, Murweh Shire - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: 0.0% $500 - $649, Murweh Shire - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: 0.0% $400 - $499, Murweh Shire - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: 0.0% $300 - $399, Murweh Shire - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: 50.0% $150 - $299, Murweh Shire - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: 0.0% $1 - $149, Murweh Shire - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: 0.0% Negative Income/ Nil income, Murweh Shire - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate 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 (Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services) individual income levels in Murweh Shire in 2016 compared to 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, 0.0% of the resident workers (Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services) earned a high income, and 50.0% earned a low income, compared with 22.8% and 11.3% respectively for Australia.

The major differences between the weekly income of the resident workers (Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services) in Murweh Shire and Australia were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services) earned $300 - $399 (50.0% compared to 2.9%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services) earned $1,000 - $1,249 (50.0% compared to 14.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services) earned $800 - $999 (0.0% compared to 14.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services) earned $650 - $799 (0.0% compared to 10.9%)

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