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Resident workers - Individual income

The Scenic Rim Regional Council labour force have a lower proportion of people 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 in Scenic Rim Regional Council, when analysed with other data sources, such as Age structure, Qualifications, Hours worked and Occupations, help to evaluate the economic opportunities and socio-economic status of 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 Council2016
Gross weekly individual incomeNumber%Information Media and Telecommunications%
Negative Income/ Nil income2031.20.0
$1 - $1496343.70.0
$150 - $2997974.72.0
$300 - $3998395.04.0
$400 - $4991,0706.36.0
$500 - $6491,79110.611.3
$650 - $7992,06312.26.0
$800 - $9992,19513.08.0
$1,000 - $1,2492,22413.112.7
$1,250 - $1,4991,4548.615.3
$1,500 - $1,7491,2847.62.0
$1,750 - $1,9997234.36.7
$2,000 - $2,9999035.316.0
$3,000 or more3942.36.7
Not stated3442.03.3

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2016. Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id , the population experts.

Resident workers individual income, 2016
Resident workers individual income, 2016 Not stated, Scenic Rim Regional Council - Information Media and Telecommunications : 3.3% $3,000 or more, Scenic Rim Regional Council - Information Media and Telecommunications : 6.7% $2,000 - $2,999, Scenic Rim Regional Council - Information Media and Telecommunications : 16.0% $1,750 - $1,999, Scenic Rim Regional Council - Information Media and Telecommunications : 6.7% $1,500 - $1,749, Scenic Rim Regional Council - Information Media and Telecommunications : 2.0% $1,250 - $1,499, Scenic Rim Regional Council - Information Media and Telecommunications : 15.3% $1,000 - $1,249, Scenic Rim Regional Council - Information Media and Telecommunications : 12.7% $800 - $999, Scenic Rim Regional Council - Information Media and Telecommunications : 8.0% $650 - $799, Scenic Rim Regional Council - Information Media and Telecommunications : 6.0% $500 - $649, Scenic Rim Regional Council - Information Media and Telecommunications : 11.3% $400 - $499, Scenic Rim Regional Council - Information Media and Telecommunications : 6.0% $300 - $399, Scenic Rim Regional Council - Information Media and Telecommunications : 4.0% $150 - $299, Scenic Rim Regional Council - Information Media and Telecommunications : 2.0% $1 - $149, Scenic Rim Regional Council - Information Media and Telecommunications : 0.0% Negative Income/ Nil income, Scenic Rim Regional Council - Information Media and Telecommunications : 0.0% Not stated, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: 2.0% $3,000 or more, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: 2.3% $2,000 - $2,999, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: 5.3% $1,750 - $1,999, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: 4.3% $1,500 - $1,749, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: 7.6% $1,250 - $1,499, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: 8.6% $1,000 - $1,249, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: 13.1% $800 - $999, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: 13.0% $650 - $799, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: 12.2% $500 - $649, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: 10.6% $400 - $499, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: 6.3% $300 - $399, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: 5.0% $150 - $299, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: 4.7% $1 - $149, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: 3.7% Negative Income/ Nil income, Scenic Rim Regional Council - All industries: 1.2%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

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 lower proportion earning a high income (those earning $1,750 per week or more) and 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 Information Media and Telecommunications.

The major differences between the weekly income of the resident workers in the Scenic Rim Regional Council and Information Media and Telecommunications were:

  • 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%)
  • 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%)

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