Scenic Rim Regional Council
Resident workers - Individual income
The Scenic Rim Regional Council labour force have a similar proportion of persons with high incomes ($1,750 or more per week) than Information Media and Telecommunications.
The Individual Income levels of the local resident workers are directly linked to their knowledge, experience, qualifications, occupation and skill levels.
Income statistics the Scenic Rim Regional Council, when analysed with other data sources, such as Age structure, Qualification , Hours worked and Occupations , help to evaluate the economic opportunities and socio-economic status of the Scenic Rim Regional Council. This also indicates what knowledge and skill levels industry can draw upon locally.
Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2016 – by usual residence
|Resident workers individual income|
|Scenic Rim Regional Council - Persons||2016|
|Gross weekly individual income||Number||%||Information Media and Telecommunications%|
|Negative Income/ Nil income||203||1.2||0|
|$1 - $149||634||3.7||0|
|$150 - $299||797||4.7||2.0|
|$300 - $399||839||5.0||4.0|
|$400 - $499||1,070||6.3||6.0|
|$500 - $649||1,791||10.6||11.3|
|$650 - $799||2,063||12.2||6.0|
|$800 - $999||2,195||13.0||8.0|
|$1,000 - $1,249||2,224||13.1||12.7|
|$1,250 - $1,499||1,454||8.6||15.3|
|$1,500 - $1,749||1,284||7.6||2.0|
|$1,750 - $1,999||723||4.3||6.7|
|$2,000 - $2,999||903||5.3||16.0|
|$3,000 or more||394||2.3||6.7|
Please refer to specific data notes for more information
Analysis of the resident workers individual income levels in the Scenic Rim Regional Council in 2016 compared to Information Media and Telecommunications shows that there was a similar proportion earning a high income (those earning $1,750 per week or more) as well as a higher proportion of low income persons (those earning less than $500 per week).
Overall, 11.9% of the resident workers earned a high income, and 20.9% earned a low income, compared with 29.3% and 12.0% respectively for Victoria.
The major differences between the weekly income of the resident workers in the Scenic Rim Regional Council and Information Media and Telecommunications were:
- A smaller percentage of resident workers earned $2,000 - $2,999 (5.3% compared to 16.0%)
- A smaller percentage of resident workers earned $1,250 - $1,499 (8.6% compared to 15.3%)
- A larger percentage of resident workers earned $650 - $799 (12.2% compared to 6.0%)
- A larger percentage of resident workers earned $1,500 - $1,749 (7.6% compared to 2.0%)