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In Templestowe, 17% 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 Templestowe. 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
Templestowe - (Usual residence)2011
Weekly gross incomeNumber%City of Manningham %
Negative Income/ Nil income1,64212.010.8
$1-$199 1,1758.68.6
$200-$299 1,0627.79.5
$300-$399 1,0657.88.6
$400-$599 1,36910.011.1
$600-$799 1,2609.29.5
$800-$999 1,0077.37.6
$1000-$1249 1,0817.97.6
$1250-$1499 7935.85.7
$1500-$1999 9536.96.9
$2000 or more 1,42710.48.3
Not stated8886.55.7

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, City of Manningham: 5.7% $2000 or more , City of Manningham: 8.3% $1500-$1999 , City of Manningham: 6.9% $1250-$1499 , City of Manningham: 5.7% $1000-$1249 , City of Manningham: 7.6% $800-$999 , City of Manningham: 7.6% $600-$799 , City of Manningham: 9.5% $400-$599 , City of Manningham: 11.1% $300-$399 , City of Manningham: 8.6% $200-$299 , City of Manningham: 9.5% $1-$199 , City of Manningham: 8.6% Negative Income/ Nil income, City of Manningham: 10.8% Not stated, Templestowe: 6.5% $2000 or more , Templestowe: 10.4% $1500-$1999 , Templestowe: 6.9% $1250-$1499 , Templestowe: 5.8% $1000-$1249 , Templestowe: 7.9% $800-$999 , Templestowe: 7.3% $600-$799 , Templestowe: 9.2% $400-$599 , Templestowe: 10.0% $300-$399 , Templestowe: 7.8% $200-$299 , Templestowe: 7.7% $1-$199 , Templestowe: 8.6% Negative Income/ Nil income, Templestowe: 12.0%
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 Templestowe in 2011 compared to City of Manningham shows that there was a higher proportion of people earning a high income (those earning $1,500 per week or more) and a lower proportion of low income people (those earning less than $400 per week).

Overall, 17.3% of the population earned a high income, and 36.0% earned a low income, compared with 15.2% and 37.6% respectively for City of Manningham.

The major differences between Templestowe's individual incomes and City of Manningham's individual incomes were:

  • A larger percentage of persons who earned $2000 or more (10.4% compared to 8.3%)
  • A larger percentage of persons who earned Negative Income/ Nil income (12.0% compared to 10.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who earned $200-$299 (7.7% compared to 9.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who earned $400-$599 (10.0% compared to 11.1%)