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Frankston South

Individual income

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In Frankston South, 13.3% 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 Frankston South. 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
Frankston South - Persons aged 15+ (Usual residence)2016
Weekly gross incomeNumber%Frankston City %
Negative Income/ Nil income1,1777.98.2
$1 - $1496884.64.4
$150 - $299 9406.36.9
$300 - $399 1,1177.58.4
$400 - $499 1,2408.38.9
$500 - $649 1,2488.48.2
$650 - $7991,1017.48.4
$800 - $999 1,1637.89.6
$1,000 - $1,249 1,3008.89.4
$1,250 - $1,4998675.86.1
$1,500 - $1,7498255.64.6
$1,750 - $1,9996304.23.0
$2,000 - $2,9998835.93.4
$3,000 or more4663.11.4
Not stated1,2108.19.1

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, Frankston City: 9.1% $3,000 or more, Frankston City: 1.4% $2,000 - $2,999, Frankston City: 3.4% $1,750 - $1,999, Frankston City: 3.0% $1,500 - $1,749, Frankston City: 4.6% $1,250 - $1,499, Frankston City: 6.1% $1,000 - $1,249 , Frankston City: 9.4% $800 - $999 , Frankston City: 9.6% $650 - $799, Frankston City: 8.4% $500 - $649 , Frankston City: 8.2% $400 - $499 , Frankston City: 8.9% $300 - $399 , Frankston City: 8.4% $150 - $299 , Frankston City: 6.9% $1 - $149, Frankston City: 4.4% Negative Income/ Nil income, Frankston City: 8.2% Not stated, Frankston South: 8.1% $3,000 or more, Frankston South: 3.1% $2,000 - $2,999, Frankston South: 5.9% $1,750 - $1,999, Frankston South: 4.2% $1,500 - $1,749, Frankston South: 5.6% $1,250 - $1,499, Frankston South: 5.8% $1,000 - $1,249 , Frankston South: 8.8% $800 - $999 , Frankston South: 7.8% $650 - $799, Frankston South: 7.4% $500 - $649 , Frankston South: 8.4% $400 - $499 , Frankston South: 8.3% $300 - $399 , Frankston South: 7.5% $150 - $299 , Frankston South: 6.3% $1 - $149, Frankston South: 4.6% Negative Income/ Nil income, Frankston South: 7.9%
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 Frankston South in 2016 compared to Frankston City shows that there was a higher proportion of people earning a high income (those earning $1,750 per week or more) and a lower proportion of low income people (those earning less than $500 per week).

Overall, 13.3% of the population earned a high income, and 34.7% earned a low income, compared with 7.8% and 36.7% respectively for Frankston City.

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

  • A larger percentage of persons who earned $2,000 - $2,999 (5.9% compared to 3.4%)
  • A larger percentage of persons who earned $3,000 or more (3.1% compared to 1.4%)
  • A larger percentage of persons who earned $1,750 - $1,999 (4.2% compared to 3.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who earned $800 - $999 (7.8% compared to 9.6%)

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