Maranoa Regional Council area
Resident workers - Individual income
Maranoa Regional Council area labour force have a lower proportion of females 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 area- Females||2016|
|Gross weekly individual income||Number||%||Queensland%|
|Negative Income/ Nil income||67||2.3||0.9||3101|
|$1 - $149||104||3.5||4.4||3102|
|$150 - $299||150||5.1||5.2||3103|
|$300 - $399||184||6.2||5.6||3104|
|$400 - $499||153||5.2||6.9||3105|
|$500 - $649||339||11.4||11.3||3106|
|$650 - $799||392||13.2||13.3||3107|
|$800 - $999||377||12.7||13.4||3108|
|$1,000 - $1,249||405||13.7||12.6||3109|
|$1,250 - $1,499||253||8.5||8.2||3110|
|$1,500 - $1,749||193||6.5||6.8||3111|
|$1,750 - $1,999||97||3.3||3.8||3112|
|$2,000 - $2,999||131||4.4||4.3||3113|
|$3,000 or more||46||1.6||1.7||3114|
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing (opens a new window) 2016. Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id (opens a new window), the population experts.
Analysis of the female resident workers 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, 9.2% of the female resident workers earned a high income, and 22.2% earned a low income, compared with 9.8% and 23.0% respectively for Queensland.
The major differences between the weekly income of the female resident workers in Maranoa Regional Council area and Queensland were:
- A larger percentage of female resident workers earned Negative Income/ Nil income (2.3% compared to 0.9%)
- A larger percentage of female resident workers earned $1,000 - $1,249 (13.7% compared to 12.6%)
- A larger percentage of female resident workers earned Not stated (2.4% compared to 1.5%)
- A smaller percentage of female resident workers earned $400 - $499 (5.2% compared to 6.9%)