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City of South Perth

Sources of income

Households in the City of South Perth have a higher amount of disposable income compared to Western Australia.

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 South Perth2017/182012/13Change
Name$Western Australia $$Western Australia $2012/13 to 2017/18
Wages & salaries111,350.68100,628.55120,925.99113,175.19-9,575
Property income25,598.0419,039.4628,158.8521,124.46-2,561
Business income20,011.1015,948.6417,360.3016,997.63+2,651
Cash benefits10,807.7813,432.5811,402.1914,023.68-594
Total income before tax179,864.59160,263.98189,418.06176,604.91-9,553
Tax paid-34,950.91-28,178.78-35,254.63-30,239.94+304
Interest paid-11,801.75-9,638.79-16,797.28-13,694.36+4,996
Other payments/statistical discrepancy20,387.2917,278.2323,974.1621,470.56-3,587
Total disposable income153,499.20139,824.63161,340.31154,241.17-7,841
Ratio of cash benefits to tax paid0.310.480.320.46--

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018. Compiled and presented in 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 Western Australia, Cash benefits: 8.4% Western Australia, Superannuation: 7.0% Western Australia, Business income: 10.0% Western Australia, Property income: 11.9% Western Australia, Wages & salaries: 62.8% City of South Perth, Cash benefits: 6.0% City of South Perth, Superannuation: 6.7% City of South Perth, Business income: 11.1% City of South Perth, Property income: 14.2% City of South Perth, Wages & salaries: 61.9%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in by .id the population experts

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