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Individual income

In Frankston Central, 6% 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 Frankston Central. 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
Frankston Central - (Usual residence)2011
Weekly gross incomeNumber%Frankston City %
Negative Income/ Nil income5336.67.4
$1-$199 4976.17.6
$200-$299 89311.010.1
$300-$399 1,05613.010.6
$400-$599 1,08713.412.4
$600-$799 93411.511.7
$800-$999 6748.39.8
$1000-$1249 6768.38.8
$1250-$1499 3794.75.5
$1500-$1999 3073.85.1
$2000 or more 2102.63.2
Not stated88110.87.8

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, Frankston City: 7.8% $2000 or more , Frankston City: 3.2% $1500-$1999 , Frankston City: 5.1% $1250-$1499 , Frankston City: 5.5% $1000-$1249 , Frankston City: 8.8% $800-$999 , Frankston City: 9.8% $600-$799 , Frankston City: 11.7% $400-$599 , Frankston City: 12.4% $300-$399 , Frankston City: 10.6% $200-$299 , Frankston City: 10.1% $1-$199 , Frankston City: 7.6% Negative Income/ Nil income, Frankston City: 7.4% Not stated, Frankston Central: 10.8% $2000 or more , Frankston Central: 2.6% $1500-$1999 , Frankston Central: 3.8% $1250-$1499 , Frankston Central: 4.7% $1000-$1249 , Frankston Central: 8.3% $800-$999 , Frankston Central: 8.3% $600-$799 , Frankston Central: 11.5% $400-$599 , Frankston Central: 13.4% $300-$399 , Frankston Central: 13.0% $200-$299 , Frankston Central: 11.0% $1-$199 , Frankston Central: 6.1% Negative Income/ Nil income, Frankston Central: 6.6%
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 Frankston Central in 2011 compared to Frankston City shows that there was a lower proportion of people earning a high income (those earning $1,500 per week or more) and a higher proportion of low income people (those earning less than $400 per week).

Overall, 6.4% of the population earned a high income, and 36.6% earned a low income, compared with 8.3% and 35.6% respectively for Frankston City.

The major differences between Frankston Central's individual incomes and Frankston City's individual incomes were:

  • A larger percentage of persons who earned $300-$399 (13.0% compared to 10.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who earned $800-$999 (8.3% compared to 9.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who earned $1-$199 (6.1% compared to 7.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who earned $1500-$1999 (3.8% compared to 5.1%)