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In Pearcedale, 9% 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 Pearcedale. 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
Pearcedale - (Usual residence)2011
Weekly gross incomeNumber%City of Casey %
Negative Income/ Nil income2699.310.3
$1-$199 2478.58.4
$200-$299 2558.89.7
$300-$399 29910.38.6
$400-$599 35412.211.1
$600-$799 31310.812.5
$800-$999 2689.310.2
$1000-$1249 2879.99.0
$1250-$1499 1465.05.4
$1500-$1999 1665.74.9
$2000 or more 1023.53.1
Not stated1876.56.7

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, Pearcedale: 6.5% $2000 or more , Pearcedale: 3.5% $1500-$1999 , Pearcedale: 5.7% $1250-$1499 , Pearcedale: 5.0% $1000-$1249 , Pearcedale: 9.9% $800-$999 , Pearcedale: 9.3% $600-$799 , Pearcedale: 10.8% $400-$599 , Pearcedale: 12.2% $300-$399 , Pearcedale: 10.3% $200-$299 , Pearcedale: 8.8% $1-$199 , Pearcedale: 8.5% Negative Income/ Nil income, Pearcedale: 9.3%
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 Pearcedale in 2011 compared to the City of Casey shows that there was a higher proportion of people earning a high income (those earning $1,500 per week or more) and a similar proportion of low income people (those earning less than $400 per week).

Overall, 9.3% of the population earned a high income, and 37.0% earned a low income, compared with 8.0% and 37.0% respectively for the City of Casey.

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

  • A larger percentage of persons who earned $300-$399 (10.3% compared to 8.6%)
  • A larger percentage of persons who earned $400-$599 (12.2% compared to 11.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who earned $600-$799 (10.8% compared to 12.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who earned Negative Income/ Nil income (9.3% compared to 10.3%)