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Limestone Coast region

Sources of income

Households in the Limestone Coast region have a higher amount of disposable income compared to South Australia.

Household disposable income is a measure of the amount of income available to an average household in the area. It varies depending on the jobs held by the residents, amount of property and business income, and cash benefits provided by government, which are related to the socio-economic status of the area. Areas with high unemployment, large numbers of retirees and others out of the workforce may have a high cash benefits component.

This information gives an insight into both the sources of income and how much your residents have available to spend in the area. This dataset should be viewed in conjunction with Worker productivity, Local workers income data, and Gross Regional Product data on the size of the residential economy.

National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

Sources of income per household
Limestone Coast region2018/192013/14Change
Name$South Australia $$South Australia $2013/14 to 2018/19
Wages & salaries63,059.0666,988.5660,571.1967,602.81+2,488
Property income13,641.5614,850.0517,127.0415,451.74-3,485
Business income31,168.4824,835.8521,677.3812,720.82+9,491
Cash benefits17,195.4216,599.0518,769.9118,179.91-1,574
Total income before tax132,354.98132,048.61125,365.72122,716.15+6,989
Tax paid-16,679.48-17,669.50-16,190.05-15,943.87-489
Interest paid-4,917.92-6,030.51-6,122.09-7,339.60+1,204
Other payments/statistical discrepancy13,789.9812,574.7913,090.2612,115.38+700
Total disposable income124,547.55121,023.38116,143.84111,648.05+8,404
Ratio of cash benefits to tax paid1.030.941.161.14--

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id , the population experts.

Data are based on a 2016-17 price base for all years. NIEIR-ID data are inflation adjusted each year to allow direct comparison, and annual data releases adjust previous years’ figures to a new base year.Learn more

Sources of income per household
Sources of income per household South Australia, Cash benefits: 12.6% South Australia, Superannuation: 6.6% South Australia, Business income: 18.8% South Australia, Property income: 11.2% South Australia, Wages & salaries: 50.7% Limestone Coast region, Cash benefits: 13.0% Limestone Coast region, Superannuation: 5.5% Limestone Coast region, Business income: 23.5% Limestone Coast region, Property income: 10.3% Limestone Coast region, Wages & salaries: 47.6%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

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