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Oakleigh East - Huntingdale

Individual income

In Oakleigh East - Huntingdale, 10% 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 Oakleigh East - Huntingdale. 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
Oakleigh East - Huntingdale - (Usual residence)2011
Weekly gross incomeNumber%City of Monash %
Negative Income/ Nil income75511.612.7
$1-$199 4346.78.5
$200-$299 72711.210.0
$300-$399 6189.59.1
$400-$599 71211.010.9
$600-$799 68910.69.5
$800-$999 5879.07.7
$1000-$1249 5097.87.4
$1250-$1499 3204.95.3
$1500-$1999 4026.26.4
$2000 or more 2383.76.2
Not stated5027.76.3

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 Monash: 6.3% $2000 or more , City of Monash: 6.2% $1500-$1999 , City of Monash: 6.4% $1250-$1499 , City of Monash: 5.3% $1000-$1249 , City of Monash: 7.4% $800-$999 , City of Monash: 7.7% $600-$799 , City of Monash: 9.5% $400-$599 , City of Monash: 10.9% $300-$399 , City of Monash: 9.1% $200-$299 , City of Monash: 10.0% $1-$199 , City of Monash: 8.5% Negative Income/ Nil income, City of Monash: 12.7% Not stated, Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: 7.7% $2000 or more , Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: 3.7% $1500-$1999 , Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: 6.2% $1250-$1499 , Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: 4.9% $1000-$1249 , Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: 7.8% $800-$999 , Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: 9.0% $600-$799 , Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: 10.6% $400-$599 , Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: 11.0% $300-$399 , Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: 9.5% $200-$299 , Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: 11.2% $1-$199 , Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: 6.7% Negative Income/ Nil income, Oakleigh East - Huntingdale: 11.6%
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 Oakleigh East - Huntingdale in 2011 compared to City of Monash shows that there was a lower proportion of people earning a high income (those earning $1,500 per week or more) as well as a lower proportion of low income people (those earning less than $400 per week).

Overall, 9.9% of the population earned a high income, and 39.0% earned a low income, compared with 12.6% and 40.3% respectively for City of Monash.

The major differences between Oakleigh East - Huntingdale's individual incomes and City of Monash's individual incomes were:

  • A larger percentage of persons who earned $800-$999 (9.0% compared to 7.7%)
  • A larger percentage of persons who earned $200-$299 (11.2% compared to 10.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who earned $2000 or more (3.7% compared to 6.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who earned $1-$199 (6.7% compared to 8.5%)