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Bayswater

Individual income

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In Bayswater, 6.5% 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 Bayswater. 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
Bayswater - Persons aged 15+ (Usual residence)2016
Weekly gross incomeNumber%City of Knox %
Negative Income/ Nil income1,01610.610.5
$1 - $1494074.25.1
$150 - $299 6536.86.8
$300 - $399 8518.88.0
$400 - $499 7788.17.9
$500 - $649 7788.17.6
$650 - $7998108.48.0
$800 - $999 9429.89.1
$1,000 - $1,249 9479.89.4
$1,250 - $1,4996256.56.4
$1,500 - $1,7494444.65.1
$1,750 - $1,9992742.93.4
$2,000 - $2,9992712.84.4
$3,000 or more790.81.8
Not stated7427.76.3

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 Knox: 6.3% $3,000 or more, City of Knox: 1.8% $2,000 - $2,999, City of Knox: 4.4% $1,750 - $1,999, City of Knox: 3.4% $1,500 - $1,749, City of Knox: 5.1% $1,250 - $1,499, City of Knox: 6.4% $1,000 - $1,249 , City of Knox: 9.4% $800 - $999 , City of Knox: 9.1% $650 - $799, City of Knox: 8.0% $500 - $649 , City of Knox: 7.6% $400 - $499 , City of Knox: 7.9% $300 - $399 , City of Knox: 8.0% $150 - $299 , City of Knox: 6.8% $1 - $149, City of Knox: 5.1% Negative Income/ Nil income, City of Knox: 10.5% Not stated, Bayswater: 7.7% $3,000 or more, Bayswater: 0.8% $2,000 - $2,999, Bayswater: 2.8% $1,750 - $1,999, Bayswater: 2.9% $1,500 - $1,749, Bayswater: 4.6% $1,250 - $1,499, Bayswater: 6.5% $1,000 - $1,249 , Bayswater: 9.8% $800 - $999 , Bayswater: 9.8% $650 - $799, Bayswater: 8.4% $500 - $649 , Bayswater: 8.1% $400 - $499 , Bayswater: 8.1% $300 - $399 , Bayswater: 8.8% $150 - $299 , Bayswater: 6.8% $1 - $149, Bayswater: 4.2% Negative Income/ Nil income, Bayswater: 10.6%
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 Bayswater in 2016 compared to the City of Knox shows that there was a lower proportion of people earning a high income (those earning $1,750 per week or more) and a similar proportion of low income people (those earning less than $500 per week).

Overall, 6.5% of the population earned a high income, and 38.5% earned a low income, compared with 9.6% and 38.5% respectively for the City of Knox.

The major differences between Bayswater's individual incomes and the City of Knox's individual incomes were:

  • A larger percentage of persons who earned $300 - $399 (8.8% compared to 8.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who earned $2,000 - $2,999 (2.8% compared to 4.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who earned $3,000 or more (0.8% compared to 1.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who earned $1 - $149 (4.2% compared to 5.1%)

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