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Bay Street Major Activity Centre

Individual income

In Bay Street Major Activity Centre, 25% of the population earned an income of $1,500 or more per week in 2011.

Individual Income statistics are an indicator of socio-economic status. With other data sources, such as Household Income, Qualifications and Occupation, they help tell the story of the economic opportunities and socio-economic status of Bay Street Major Activity Centre. The amount of income an individual receives is linked to a number of factors including employment status, age (as for instance students and retirees often receive a lower income), qualifications and type of employment.

The incomes presented on this page are for the latest Census year only. For comparison of incomes over time, go to Individual Income Quartiles.

Derived from the Census question:

'What is the total of all wages/salaries, government benefits, pensions, allowances and other income the person usually receives?'

Gross amount for persons aged 15 years and over

Weekly individual income
Bay Street Major Activity Centre - (Usual residence)2011
Weekly gross incomeNumber%City of Bayside %
Negative Income/ Nil income1448.49.0
$1-$199 1026.07.5
$200-$299 824.86.4
$300-$399 1036.07.4
$400-$599 1559.19.6
$600-$799 1307.68.0
$800-$999 855.06.7
$1000-$1249 1297.67.4
$1250-$1499 1146.75.8
$1500-$1999 1388.17.9
$2000 or more 28916.916.6
Not stated23613.87.7

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

Weekly individual income, 2011
Weekly individual income, 2011 Not stated, City of Bayside: 7.7% $2000 or more , City of Bayside: 16.6% $1500-$1999 , City of Bayside: 7.9% $1250-$1499 , City of Bayside: 5.8% $1000-$1249 , City of Bayside: 7.4% $800-$999 , City of Bayside: 6.7% $600-$799 , City of Bayside: 8.0% $400-$599 , City of Bayside: 9.6% $300-$399 , City of Bayside: 7.4% $200-$299 , City of Bayside: 6.4% $1-$199 , City of Bayside: 7.5% Negative Income/ Nil income, City of Bayside: 9.0% Not stated, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 13.8% $2000 or more , Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 16.9% $1500-$1999 , Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 8.1% $1250-$1499 , Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 6.7% $1000-$1249 , Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 7.6% $800-$999 , Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 5.0% $600-$799 , Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 7.6% $400-$599 , Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 9.1% $300-$399 , Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 6.0% $200-$299 , Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 4.8% $1-$199 , Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 6.0% Negative Income/ Nil income, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 8.4%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of individual income levels in Bay Street Major Activity Centre in 2011 compared to City of Bayside shows that there was a similar proportion of people earning a high income (those earning $1,500 per week or more) and a lower proportion of low income people (those earning less than $400 per week).

Overall, 25.0% of the population earned a high income, and 25.2% earned a low income, compared with 24.5% and 30.2% respectively for City of Bayside.

The major differences between Bay Street Major Activity Centre's individual incomes and City of Bayside's individual incomes were:

  • A smaller percentage of persons who earned $800-$999 (5.0% compared to 6.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who earned $200-$299 (4.8% compared to 6.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who earned $1-$199 (6.0% compared to 7.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who earned $300-$399 (6.0% compared to 7.4%)