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Urrbrae - Springfield and District

Individual income

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In Urrbrae - Springfield and District, 25.3% 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 Urrbrae - Springfield and District. 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
Urrbrae - Springfield and District - Persons aged 15+ (Usual residence)2016
Weekly gross incomeNumber%City of Mitcham %
Negative Income/ Nil income17712.49.1
$1 - $149735.15.1
$150 - $299 856.07.0
$300 - $399 644.57.1
$400 - $499 684.87.9
$500 - $649 886.27.9
$650 - $799745.27.2
$800 - $999 916.47.6
$1,000 - $1,249 835.88.3
$1,250 - $1,499886.26.1
$1,500 - $1,749876.15.9
$1,750 - $1,999654.64.5
$2,000 - $2,9991067.46.8
$3,000 or more19113.34.1
Not stated866.05.4

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 Mitcham: 5.4% $3,000 or more, City of Mitcham: 4.1% $2,000 - $2,999, City of Mitcham: 6.8% $1,750 - $1,999, City of Mitcham: 4.5% $1,500 - $1,749, City of Mitcham: 5.9% $1,250 - $1,499, City of Mitcham: 6.1% $1,000 - $1,249 , City of Mitcham: 8.3% $800 - $999 , City of Mitcham: 7.6% $650 - $799, City of Mitcham: 7.2% $500 - $649 , City of Mitcham: 7.9% $400 - $499 , City of Mitcham: 7.9% $300 - $399 , City of Mitcham: 7.1% $150 - $299 , City of Mitcham: 7.0% $1 - $149, City of Mitcham: 5.1% Negative Income/ Nil income, City of Mitcham: 9.1% Not stated, Urrbrae - Springfield and District: 6.0% $3,000 or more, Urrbrae - Springfield and District: 13.3% $2,000 - $2,999, Urrbrae - Springfield and District: 7.4% $1,750 - $1,999, Urrbrae - Springfield and District: 4.6% $1,500 - $1,749, Urrbrae - Springfield and District: 6.1% $1,250 - $1,499, Urrbrae - Springfield and District: 6.2% $1,000 - $1,249 , Urrbrae - Springfield and District: 5.8% $800 - $999 , Urrbrae - Springfield and District: 6.4% $650 - $799, Urrbrae - Springfield and District: 5.2% $500 - $649 , Urrbrae - Springfield and District: 6.2% $400 - $499 , Urrbrae - Springfield and District: 4.8% $300 - $399 , Urrbrae - Springfield and District: 4.5% $150 - $299 , Urrbrae - Springfield and District: 6.0% $1 - $149, Urrbrae - Springfield and District: 5.1% Negative Income/ Nil income, Urrbrae - Springfield and District: 12.4%
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 Urrbrae - Springfield and District in 2016 compared to the City of Mitcham 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, 25.3% of the population earned a high income, and 32.8% earned a low income, compared with 15.3% and 36.3% respectively for the City of Mitcham.

The major differences between Urrbrae - Springfield and District's individual incomes and the City of Mitcham's individual incomes were:

  • A larger percentage of persons who earned $3,000 or more (13.3% compared to 4.1%)
  • A larger percentage of persons who earned Negative Income/ Nil income (12.4% compared to 9.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who earned $400 - $499 (4.8% compared to 7.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who earned $300 - $399 (4.5% compared to 7.1%)

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