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Resident workers - Individual income

The Scenic Rim Regional Council labour force (Wholesale Trade) have a lower proportion of people with high incomes ($1,750 or more per week) than Queensland.

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%Queensland%
Negative Income/ Nil income40.90.5
$1 - $149143.11.4
$150 - $299204.41.7
$300 - $39971.52.2
$400 - $499183.93.0
$500 - $649378.16.2
$650 - $7995512.012.2
$800 - $9998919.417.6
$1,000 - $1,2497315.916.7
$1,250 - $1,499439.410.4
$1,500 - $1,749337.28.3
$1,750 - $1,999235.05.3
$2,000 - $2,999255.58.8
$3,000 or more102.24.5
Not stated71.51.0

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, Queensland - Wholesale Trade  : 1.0% $3,000 or more, Queensland - Wholesale Trade  : 4.5% $2,000 - $2,999, Queensland - Wholesale Trade  : 8.8% $1,750 - $1,999, Queensland - Wholesale Trade  : 5.3% $1,500 - $1,749, Queensland - Wholesale Trade  : 8.3% $1,250 - $1,499, Queensland - Wholesale Trade  : 10.4% $1,000 - $1,249, Queensland - Wholesale Trade  : 16.7% $800 - $999, Queensland - Wholesale Trade  : 17.6% $650 - $799, Queensland - Wholesale Trade  : 12.2% $500 - $649, Queensland - Wholesale Trade  : 6.2% $400 - $499, Queensland - Wholesale Trade  : 3.0% $300 - $399, Queensland - Wholesale Trade  : 2.2% $150 - $299, Queensland - Wholesale Trade  : 1.7% $1 - $149, Queensland - Wholesale Trade  : 1.4% Negative Income/ Nil income, Queensland - Wholesale Trade  : 0.5% Not stated, Scenic Rim Regional Council - Wholesale Trade: 1.5% $3,000 or more, Scenic Rim Regional Council - Wholesale Trade: 2.2% $2,000 - $2,999, Scenic Rim Regional Council - Wholesale Trade: 5.5% $1,750 - $1,999, Scenic Rim Regional Council - Wholesale Trade: 5.0% $1,500 - $1,749, Scenic Rim Regional Council - Wholesale Trade: 7.2% $1,250 - $1,499, Scenic Rim Regional Council - Wholesale Trade: 9.4% $1,000 - $1,249, Scenic Rim Regional Council - Wholesale Trade: 15.9% $800 - $999, Scenic Rim Regional Council - Wholesale Trade: 19.4% $650 - $799, Scenic Rim Regional Council - Wholesale Trade: 12.0% $500 - $649, Scenic Rim Regional Council - Wholesale Trade: 8.1% $400 - $499, Scenic Rim Regional Council - Wholesale Trade: 3.9% $300 - $399, Scenic Rim Regional Council - Wholesale Trade: 1.5% $150 - $299, Scenic Rim Regional Council - Wholesale Trade: 4.4% $1 - $149, Scenic Rim Regional Council - Wholesale Trade: 3.1% Negative Income/ Nil income, Scenic Rim Regional Council - Wholesale Trade: 0.9%
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 (Wholesale Trade) individual income levels in the Scenic Rim Regional Council in 2016 compared to Queensland 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, 12.7% of the resident workers (Wholesale Trade) earned a high income, and 13.8% earned a low income, compared with 18.7% and 8.8% respectively for Queensland.

The major differences between the weekly income of the resident workers (Wholesale Trade) in the Scenic Rim Regional Council and Queensland were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Wholesale Trade) earned $150 - $299 (4.4% compared to 1.7%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Wholesale Trade) earned $500 - $649 (8.1% compared to 6.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Wholesale Trade) earned $2,000 - $2,999 (5.5% compared to 8.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Wholesale Trade) earned $3,000 or more (2.2% compared to 4.5%)

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