Woollahra Municipal Council

economic profile

woollahra logo

Woollahra Municipal Council area

Resident workers - Individual income

Woollahra Municipal Council area labour force have a higher proportion of persons with high incomes ($1,750 or more per week) than New South Wales.

The Individual Income levels of the local resident workers are directly linked to their knowledge, experience, qualifications, occupation and skill levels.

Income statistics Woollahra Municipal Council area, 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 Woollahra Municipal Council area. This also indicates what knowledge and skill levels industry can draw upon locally.

Data source

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2016 – by usual residence

Select industry:
Current benchmark:
Gender:
reset
reset
export
  • Excel
  • Word
Resident workers individual income
Woollahra Municipal Council area - Persons 2016
Gross weekly individual incomeNumber%. New South Wales%
Negative Income/ Nil income2150.80.7
$1 - $1494281.53.2
$150 - $2996222.23.8
$300 - $3996472.34.3
$400 - $4996552.35.2
$500 - $6491,0693.88.1
$650 - $7991,2764.610.2
$800 - $9991,8426.612.3
$1,000 - $1,2492,6529.513.0
$1,250 - $1,4992,4748.89.2
$1,500 - $1,7492,4528.88.0
$1,750 - $1,9991,9567.05.8
$2,000 - $2,9994,20015.09.0
$3,000 or more7,05525.25.8
Not stated4731.71.6
Total Persons28,016100.0100.0

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id the population experts

Please refer to specific data notes for more information
loading animation

Dominant groups

Analysis of the resident workers individual income levels in Woollahra Municipal Council area in 2016 compared to New South Wales shows that there was a higher proportion earning a high income (those earning $1,750 per week or more) as well as a similar proportion of low income persons (those earning less than $500 per week).

Overall, 47.2% of the resident workers earned a high income, and 9.2% earned a low income, compared with 20.6% and 17.1% respectively for Victoria.

The major differences between the weekly income of the resident workers in Woollahra Municipal Council area and New South Wales were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers earned $3,000 or more (25.2% compared to 5.8%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers earned $2,000 - $2,999 (15.0% compared to 9.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers earned $800 - $999 (6.6% compared to 12.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers earned $650 - $799 (4.6% compared to 10.2%)

To continue building your economic story go to...

Woollahra Municipal Council

economic profile