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Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre

Individual income

In Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre, 5% 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 Metropolitan Activity Centre. 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 Metropolitan Activity Centre - (Usual residence)2011
Weekly gross incomeNumber%Frankston City %
Negative Income/ Nil income1615.97.4
$1-$199 1395.17.6
$200-$299 32512.010.1
$300-$399 39714.610.6
$400-$599 39014.412.4
$600-$799 30511.211.7
$800-$999 2278.49.8
$1000-$1249 2087.78.8
$1250-$1499 1033.85.5
$1500-$1999 732.75.1
$2000 or more 562.13.2
Not stated32812.17.8

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 Metropolitan Activity Centre: 12.1% $2000 or more , Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre: 2.1% $1500-$1999 , Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre: 2.7% $1250-$1499 , Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre: 3.8% $1000-$1249 , Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre: 7.7% $800-$999 , Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre: 8.4% $600-$799 , Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre: 11.2% $400-$599 , Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre: 14.4% $300-$399 , Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre: 14.6% $200-$299 , Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre: 12.0% $1-$199 , Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre: 5.1% Negative Income/ Nil income, Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre: 5.9%
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 Metropolitan Activity Centre 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, 4.8% of the population earned a high income, and 37.7% earned a low income, compared with 8.3% and 35.6% respectively for Frankston City.

The major differences between Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre's individual incomes and Frankston City's individual incomes were:

  • A larger percentage of persons who earned $300-$399 (14.6% compared to 10.6%)
  • A larger percentage of persons who earned $400-$599 (14.4% compared to 12.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who earned $1-$199 (5.1% compared to 7.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who earned $1500-$1999 (2.7% compared to 5.1%)