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Cranbourne West

Individual income

In Cranbourne West, 4% 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 Cranbourne West. 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
Cranbourne West - (Usual residence)2011
Weekly gross incomeNumber%City of Casey %
Negative Income/ Nil income6219.810.3
$1-$199 5178.18.4
$200-$299 5899.39.7
$300-$399 5288.38.6
$400-$599 71011.211.1
$600-$799 98315.512.5
$800-$999 75411.910.2
$1000-$1249 5889.39.0
$1250-$1499 3084.85.4
$1500-$1999 1662.64.9
$2000 or more 851.33.1
Not stated5057.96.7

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 Casey: 6.7% $2000 or more , City of Casey: 3.1% $1500-$1999 , City of Casey: 4.9% $1250-$1499 , City of Casey: 5.4% $1000-$1249 , City of Casey: 9.0% $800-$999 , City of Casey: 10.2% $600-$799 , City of Casey: 12.5% $400-$599 , City of Casey: 11.1% $300-$399 , City of Casey: 8.6% $200-$299 , City of Casey: 9.7% $1-$199 , City of Casey: 8.4% Negative Income/ Nil income, City of Casey: 10.3% Not stated, Cranbourne West: 7.9% $2000 or more , Cranbourne West: 1.3% $1500-$1999 , Cranbourne West: 2.6% $1250-$1499 , Cranbourne West: 4.8% $1000-$1249 , Cranbourne West: 9.3% $800-$999 , Cranbourne West: 11.9% $600-$799 , Cranbourne West: 15.5% $400-$599 , Cranbourne West: 11.2% $300-$399 , Cranbourne West: 8.3% $200-$299 , Cranbourne West: 9.3% $1-$199 , Cranbourne West: 8.1% Negative Income/ Nil income, Cranbourne West: 9.8%
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 Cranbourne West in 2011 compared to the City of Casey shows that there was a lower proportion of people earning a high income (those earning $1,500 per week or more) as well as a lower proportion of low income people (those earning less than $400 per week).

Overall, 4.0% of the population earned a high income, and 35.5% earned a low income, compared with 8.0% and 37.0% respectively for the City of Casey.

The major differences between Cranbourne West's individual incomes and the City of Casey's individual incomes were:

  • A larger percentage of persons who earned $600-$799 (15.5% compared to 12.5%)
  • A larger percentage of persons who earned $800-$999 (11.9% compared to 10.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who earned $1500-$1999 (2.6% compared to 4.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who earned $2000 or more (1.3% compared to 3.1%)