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Taylors Lakes - Calder Park

Household income

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In Taylors Lakes - Calder Park, 19% of households earned an income of $2,500 or more per week in 2011.

Households form the common 'economic unit' in our society. Taylors Lakes - Calder Park's Household Income is one of the most important indicators of socio-economic status. With other data sources, such as Qualifications and Occupation, it helps to reveal the economic opportunities and socio-economic status of Taylors Lakes - Calder Park. It is important to note that income data is not necessarily a measure of wealth. For example, if an area has a large number of retirees this will produce a higher proportion of households with low income but the retirees may have large capital wealth. For this reason, household income should be viewed in conjunction with Age and Household Composition.

The incomes presented on this page are for the latest Census year only. For comparison of incomes over time, go to Household 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?'

Households

Weekly household income
Taylors Lakes - Calder Park - Total households (Enumerated)2011
Weekly incomeNumber%City of Brimbank %
Negative Income/Nil Income771.61.7
$1-$199671.41.9
$200-$299671.43.1
$300-$3991463.05.9
$400-$5993256.710.2
$600-$7992605.49.1
$800-$9992896.08.3
$1000-$12493737.78.9
$1250-$14993346.97.5
$1500-$199966013.711.6
$2000-$249957411.98.4
$2500-$29994449.25.3
$3000-$34992946.13.0
$3500-$39991433.01.4
$4000-$49991352.81.1
$5000 or more891.80.6
Not stated54911.411.9

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

Weekly household income, 2011
Weekly household income, 2011 Not stated, City of Brimbank: 11.9% $5000 or more, City of Brimbank: 0.6% $4000-$4999, City of Brimbank: 1.1% $3500-$3999, City of Brimbank: 1.4% $3000-$3499, City of Brimbank: 3.0% $2500-$2999, City of Brimbank: 5.3% $2000-$2499, City of Brimbank: 8.4% $1500-$1999, City of Brimbank: 11.6% $1250-$1499, City of Brimbank: 7.5% $1000-$1249, City of Brimbank: 8.9% $800-$999, City of Brimbank: 8.3% $600-$799, City of Brimbank: 9.1% $400-$599, City of Brimbank: 10.2% $300-$399, City of Brimbank: 5.9% $200-$299, City of Brimbank: 3.1% $1-$199, City of Brimbank: 1.9% Negative Income/Nil Income, City of Brimbank: 1.7% Not stated, Taylors Lakes - Calder Park: 11.4% $5000 or more, Taylors Lakes - Calder Park: 1.8% $4000-$4999, Taylors Lakes - Calder Park: 2.8% $3500-$3999, Taylors Lakes - Calder Park: 3.0% $3000-$3499, Taylors Lakes - Calder Park: 6.1% $2500-$2999, Taylors Lakes - Calder Park: 9.2% $2000-$2499, Taylors Lakes - Calder Park: 11.9% $1500-$1999, Taylors Lakes - Calder Park: 13.7% $1250-$1499, Taylors Lakes - Calder Park: 6.9% $1000-$1249, Taylors Lakes - Calder Park: 7.7% $800-$999, Taylors Lakes - Calder Park: 6.0% $600-$799, Taylors Lakes - Calder Park: 5.4% $400-$599, Taylors Lakes - Calder Park: 6.7% $300-$399, Taylors Lakes - Calder Park: 3.0% $200-$299, Taylors Lakes - Calder Park: 1.4% $1-$199, Taylors Lakes - Calder Park: 1.4% Negative Income/Nil Income, Taylors Lakes - Calder Park: 1.6%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Enumerated data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of household income levels in Taylors Lakes - Calder Park in 2011 compared to City of Brimbank shows that there was a larger proportion of high income households (those earning $2,500 per week or more) and a lower proportion of low income households (those earning less than $650 per week).

Overall, 19.0% of the households earned a high income and 19.5% were low income households, compared with 15.0% and 32.0% respectively for City of Brimbank.

The major differences between the household incomes of Taylors Lakes - Calder Park and City of Brimbank were:

  • A larger percentage of households who earned $2500-$2999 (9.2% compared to 5.3%)
  • A larger percentage of households who earned $2000-$2499 (11.9% compared to 8.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of households who earned $600-$799 (5.4% compared to 9.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of households who earned $400-$599 (6.7% compared to 10.2%)

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