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City of Rockingham

Sources of income

Households in the City of Rockingham have a lower amount of disposable income compared to Greater Perth.

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 Rockingham2016/172011/12Change
Name$Greater Perth $$Greater Perth $2011/12 to 2016/17
Wages & salaries102,633.42100,579.22111,927.39109,387.52-9,294
Property income16,451.8819,991.6517,482.3422,900.40-1,030
Business income7,412.4213,188.529,602.7616,492.66-2,190
Cash benefits15,076.7313,099.0214,684.8513,616.82+392
Total income before tax153,173.81158,577.98165,412.74174,381.17-12,239
Tax paid-26,725.36-27,093.54-27,565.08-29,097.20+840
Interest paid-4,571.60-10,147.64-10,721.42-15,912.62+6,150
Other payments/statistical discrepancy17,494.5217,959.3218,881.7520,191.56-1,387
Total disposable income139,371.37139,396.12146,008.00149,662.90-6,637
Ratio of cash benefits to tax paid0.560.480.530.47--

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016. Compiled and presented in by .id , the population experts.

Data are based on a 2015-16 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 Greater Perth, Cash benefits: 8.3% Greater Perth, Superannuation: 7.4% Greater Perth, Business income: 8.3% Greater Perth, Property income: 12.6% Greater Perth, Wages & salaries: 63.4% City of Rockingham, Cash benefits: 9.8% City of Rockingham, Superannuation: 7.6% City of Rockingham, Business income: 4.8% City of Rockingham, Property income: 10.7% City of Rockingham, Wages & salaries: 67.0%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in by .id the population experts

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