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Hughesdale

Individual income

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In Hughesdale, 14.5% 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 Hughesdale. 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
Hughesdale - Persons aged 15+ (Usual residence)2016
Weekly gross incomeNumber%City of Monash %
Negative Income/ Nil income76712.315.9
$1 - $1493175.15.2
$150 - $299 4417.07.2
$300 - $399 5028.07.9
$400 - $499 4276.87.4
$500 - $649 3655.86.8
$650 - $7994226.76.6
$800 - $999 4697.57.2
$1,000 - $1,249 5188.37.7
$1,250 - $1,4993806.15.4
$1,500 - $1,7493926.34.6
$1,750 - $1,9992433.93.3
$2,000 - $2,9994667.45.4
$3,000 or more2003.22.9
Not stated3475.56.6

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 Monash: 6.6% $3,000 or more, City of Monash: 2.9% $2,000 - $2,999, City of Monash: 5.4% $1,750 - $1,999, City of Monash: 3.3% $1,500 - $1,749, City of Monash: 4.6% $1,250 - $1,499, City of Monash: 5.4% $1,000 - $1,249 , City of Monash: 7.7% $800 - $999 , City of Monash: 7.2% $650 - $799, City of Monash: 6.6% $500 - $649 , City of Monash: 6.8% $400 - $499 , City of Monash: 7.4% $300 - $399 , City of Monash: 7.9% $150 - $299 , City of Monash: 7.2% $1 - $149, City of Monash: 5.2% Negative Income/ Nil income, City of Monash: 15.9% Not stated, Hughesdale: 5.5% $3,000 or more, Hughesdale: 3.2% $2,000 - $2,999, Hughesdale: 7.4% $1,750 - $1,999, Hughesdale: 3.9% $1,500 - $1,749, Hughesdale: 6.3% $1,250 - $1,499, Hughesdale: 6.1% $1,000 - $1,249 , Hughesdale: 8.3% $800 - $999 , Hughesdale: 7.5% $650 - $799, Hughesdale: 6.7% $500 - $649 , Hughesdale: 5.8% $400 - $499 , Hughesdale: 6.8% $300 - $399 , Hughesdale: 8.0% $150 - $299 , Hughesdale: 7.0% $1 - $149, Hughesdale: 5.1% Negative Income/ Nil income, Hughesdale: 12.3%
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 Hughesdale in 2016 compared to City of Monash 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, 14.5% of the population earned a high income, and 39.2% earned a low income, compared with 11.6% and 43.6% respectively for City of Monash.

The major differences between Hughesdale's individual incomes and City of Monash's individual incomes were:

  • A larger percentage of persons who earned $2,000 - $2,999 (7.4% compared to 5.4%)
  • A larger percentage of persons who earned $1,500 - $1,749 (6.3% compared to 4.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who earned Negative Income/ Nil income (12.3% compared to 15.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who earned $500 - $649 (5.8% compared to 6.8%)

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