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RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region

Sources of income

Households in the RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region have a lower amount of disposable income compared to Queensland.

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
RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region2017/182012/13Change
Name$Queensland $$Queensland $2012/13 to 2017/18
Wages & salaries46,055.9178,860.3150,276.9481,718.66-4,221
Property income11,509.1216,416.0812,735.3317,656.69-1,226
Business income10,228.5612,133.308,669.6712,211.09+1,559
Superannuation7,022.589,669.267,113.949,431.08-91
Cash benefits21,696.4915,841.9421,609.5116,934.82+87
Total income before tax96,512.66132,920.88100,405.38137,952.34-3,893
Tax paid-11,161.07-20,768.42-10,528.16-19,735.35-633
Interest paid-6,407.33-7,789.31-8,525.65-10,751.81+2,118
Other payments/statistical discrepancy8,445.2113,917.889,362.1014,811.41-917
Total disposable income87,389.46118,381.0490,713.67122,376.58-3,324
Ratio of cash benefits to tax paid1.940.762.050.86--

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 Queensland, Cash benefits: 11.9% Queensland, Superannuation: 7.3% Queensland, Business income: 9.1% Queensland, Property income: 12.4% Queensland, Wages & salaries: 59.3% RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region, Cash benefits: 22.5% RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region, Superannuation: 7.3% RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region, Business income: 10.6% RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region, Property income: 11.9% RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region, Wages & salaries: 47.7%
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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