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Semaphore Park

Individual income

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This topic has been updated with 2016 Census data for all areas. What's this?

In Semaphore Park, 8.2% of the population earned an income of $1,750 or more per week in 2016.

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 Semaphore Park. 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 income the person usually receives?'

Gross amount for persons aged 15 years and over

Weekly individual income
Semaphore Park - Persons aged 15+ (Usual residence)2016
Weekly gross incomeNumber%City of Charles Sturt %
Negative Income/ Nil income2286.38.2
$1 - $1491413.94.3
$150 - $299 3188.78.2
$300 - $399 38610.69.9
$400 - $499 46612.89.7
$500 - $649 3128.68.0
$650 - $7992516.97.9
$800 - $999 2958.18.7
$1,000 - $1,249 2948.18.6
$1,250 - $1,4991985.45.7
$1,500 - $1,7491624.44.8
$1,750 - $1,9991083.03.1
$2,000 - $2,9991263.53.9
$3,000 or more631.71.9
Not stated2948.16.8

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2016. Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id , the population experts.

Weekly individual income, 2016
Weekly individual income, 2016 Not stated, City of Charles Sturt: 6.8% $3,000 or more, City of Charles Sturt: 1.9% $2,000 - $2,999, City of Charles Sturt: 3.9% $1,750 - $1,999, City of Charles Sturt: 3.1% $1,500 - $1,749, City of Charles Sturt: 4.8% $1,250 - $1,499, City of Charles Sturt: 5.7% $1,000 - $1,249 , City of Charles Sturt: 8.6% $800 - $999 , City of Charles Sturt: 8.7% $650 - $799, City of Charles Sturt: 7.9% $500 - $649 , City of Charles Sturt: 8.0% $400 - $499 , City of Charles Sturt: 9.7% $300 - $399 , City of Charles Sturt: 9.9% $150 - $299 , City of Charles Sturt: 8.2% $1 - $149, City of Charles Sturt: 4.3% Negative Income/ Nil income, City of Charles Sturt: 8.2% Not stated, Semaphore Park: 8.1% $3,000 or more, Semaphore Park: 1.7% $2,000 - $2,999, Semaphore Park: 3.5% $1,750 - $1,999, Semaphore Park: 3.0% $1,500 - $1,749, Semaphore Park: 4.4% $1,250 - $1,499, Semaphore Park: 5.4% $1,000 - $1,249 , Semaphore Park: 8.1% $800 - $999 , Semaphore Park: 8.1% $650 - $799, Semaphore Park: 6.9% $500 - $649 , Semaphore Park: 8.6% $400 - $499 , Semaphore Park: 12.8% $300 - $399 , Semaphore Park: 10.6% $150 - $299 , Semaphore Park: 8.7% $1 - $149, Semaphore Park: 3.9% Negative Income/ Nil income, Semaphore Park: 6.3%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of individual income levels in Semaphore Park in 2016 compared to the City of Charles Sturt shows that there was a lower proportion of people earning a high income (those earning $1,750 per week or more) and a higher proportion of low income people (those earning less than $500 per week).

Overall, 8.2% of the population earned a high income, and 42.3% earned a low income, compared with 9.0% and 40.4% respectively for the City of Charles Sturt.

The major differences between Semaphore Park's individual incomes and the City of Charles Sturt's individual incomes were:

  • A larger percentage of persons who earned $400 - $499 (12.8% compared to 9.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who earned Negative Income/ Nil income (6.3% compared to 8.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who earned $650 - $799 (6.9% compared to 7.9%)

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