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City of Mount Gambier

Sources of income

Households in City of Mount Gambier have a lower amount of disposable income compared to Regional SA.

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
City of Mount Gambier2017/182012/13Change
Name$Regional SA $$Regional SA $2012/13 to 2017/18
Wages & salaries60,821.6856,826.9858,082.4856,857.48+2,739
Property income13,049.7513,775.3613,517.4912,960.96-468
Business income7,457.4227,006.915,098.8420,865.20+2,359
Superannuation7,041.608,284.816,069.956,829.74+972
Cash benefits17,869.5221,480.7918,808.9020,208.65-939
Total income before tax106,239.96127,374.84101,577.65117,722.03+4,662
Tax paid-14,640.12-17,473.98-12,075.48-14,740.86-2,565
Interest paid-5,663.35-5,461.93-7,189.75-6,955.68+1,526
Other payments/statistical discrepancy9,534.1112,666.9210,187.8013,528.90-654
Total disposable income95,470.61117,205.8692,500.23109,654.39+2,970
Ratio of cash benefits to tax paid1.221.231.561.37--

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018. 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 City of Mount Gambier, Cash benefits: 16.8% City of Mount Gambier, Superannuation: 6.6% City of Mount Gambier, Business income: 7.0% City of Mount Gambier, Property income: 12.3% City of Mount Gambier, Wages & salaries: 57.2% Regional SA, Cash benefits: 16.9% Regional SA, Superannuation: 6.5% Regional SA, Business income: 21.2% Regional SA, Property income: 10.8% Regional SA, Wages & salaries: 44.6%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

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