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Individual income

In Frankston Heights, 7% 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 Heights. 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 Heights - (Usual residence)2011
Weekly gross incomeNumber%Frankston City %
Negative Income/ Nil income7077.17.4
$1-$199 7967.97.6
$200-$299 1,10211.010.1
$300-$399 1,12511.210.6
$400-$599 1,39213.912.4
$600-$799 1,16411.611.7
$800-$999 9379.49.8
$1000-$1249 8658.68.8
$1250-$1499 5095.15.5
$1500-$1999 4644.65.1
$2000 or more 2172.23.2
Not stated7417.47.8

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 Heights: 7.4% $2000 or more , Frankston Heights: 2.2% $1500-$1999 , Frankston Heights: 4.6% $1250-$1499 , Frankston Heights: 5.1% $1000-$1249 , Frankston Heights: 8.6% $800-$999 , Frankston Heights: 9.4% $600-$799 , Frankston Heights: 11.6% $400-$599 , Frankston Heights: 13.9% $300-$399 , Frankston Heights: 11.2% $200-$299 , Frankston Heights: 11.0% $1-$199 , Frankston Heights: 7.9% Negative Income/ Nil income, Frankston Heights: 7.1%
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 Frankston Heights 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, 6.8% of the population earned a high income, and 37.2% earned a low income, compared with 8.3% and 35.6% respectively for Frankston City.

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

  • A larger percentage of persons who earned $400-$599 (13.9% compared to 12.4%)
  • A larger percentage of persons who earned $200-$299 (11.0% compared to 10.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who earned $2000 or more (2.2% compared to 3.2%)