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Casey Growth Area

Individual income

In Casey Growth Area, 10% 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 Casey Growth Area. 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
Casey Growth Area - (Usual residence)2011
Weekly gross incomeNumber%City of Casey %
Negative Income/ Nil income4718.110.3
$1-$199 4057.08.4
$200-$299 4077.09.7
$300-$399 4257.38.6
$400-$599 5449.311.1
$600-$799 72312.412.5
$800-$999 67611.610.2
$1000-$1249 69611.99.0
$1250-$1499 4437.65.4
$1500-$1999 3836.64.9
$2000 or more 2083.63.1
Not stated4407.66.7

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, Casey Growth Area: 7.6% $2000 or more , Casey Growth Area: 3.6% $1500-$1999 , Casey Growth Area: 6.6% $1250-$1499 , Casey Growth Area: 7.6% $1000-$1249 , Casey Growth Area: 11.9% $800-$999 , Casey Growth Area: 11.6% $600-$799 , Casey Growth Area: 12.4% $400-$599 , Casey Growth Area: 9.3% $300-$399 , Casey Growth Area: 7.3% $200-$299 , Casey Growth Area: 7.0% $1-$199 , Casey Growth Area: 7.0% Negative Income/ Nil income, Casey Growth Area: 8.1%
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 Casey Growth Area 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 lower proportion of low income people (those earning less than $400 per week).

Overall, 10.2% of the population earned a high income, and 29.3% earned a low income, compared with 8.0% and 37.0% respectively for the City of Casey.

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

  • A larger percentage of persons who earned $1000-$1249 (11.9% compared to 9.0%)
  • A larger percentage of persons who earned $1250-$1499 (7.6% compared to 5.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who earned $200-$299 (7.0% compared to 9.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who earned Negative Income/ Nil income (8.1% compared to 10.3%)