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City of Port Lincoln

Sources of income

Households in City of Port Lincoln 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 Port Lincoln2017/182012/13Change
Name$Regional SA $$Regional SA $2012/13 to 2017/18
Wages & salaries61,657.7656,826.9862,091.0656,857.48-433
Property income14,212.7113,775.3613,777.9612,960.96+435
Business income12,477.3827,006.916,010.2420,865.20+6,467
Cash benefits20,701.3721,480.7918,506.7520,208.65+2,195
Total income before tax117,236.72127,374.84107,454.14117,722.03+9,783
Tax paid-15,437.79-17,473.98-13,572.60-14,740.86-1,865
Interest paid-6,285.87-5,461.93-7,941.24-6,955.68+1,655
Other payments/statistical discrepancy9,581.1412,666.9210,275.0113,528.90-694
Total disposable income105,094.20117,205.8696,215.30109,654.39+8,879
Ratio of cash benefits to tax paid1.341.231.361.37--

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 Port Lincoln, Cash benefits: 17.7% City of Port Lincoln, Superannuation: 7.0% City of Port Lincoln, Business income: 10.6% City of Port Lincoln, Property income: 12.1% City of Port Lincoln, Wages & salaries: 52.6% 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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