City of OnkaparingaCommunity profile
Skip to content

Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs

Individual income

In Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs, 5% 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 Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs. 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
Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs - (Usual residence)2011
Weekly gross incomeNumber%City of Onkaparinga %
Negative Income/ Nil income1455.26.4
$1-$199 2529.08.2
$200-$299 44816.011.9
$300-$399 33812.011.1
$400-$599 31611.313.6
$600-$799 34112.112.3
$800-$999 31411.210.0
$1000-$1249 2649.48.4
$1250-$1499 1214.35.2
$1500-$1999 1023.64.8
$2000 or more 311.12.5
Not stated1364.85.6

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 Onkaparinga: 5.6% $2000 or more , City of Onkaparinga: 2.5% $1500-$1999 , City of Onkaparinga: 4.8% $1250-$1499 , City of Onkaparinga: 5.2% $1000-$1249 , City of Onkaparinga: 8.4% $800-$999 , City of Onkaparinga: 10.0% $600-$799 , City of Onkaparinga: 12.3% $400-$599 , City of Onkaparinga: 13.6% $300-$399 , City of Onkaparinga: 11.1% $200-$299 , City of Onkaparinga: 11.9% $1-$199 , City of Onkaparinga: 8.2% Negative Income/ Nil income, City of Onkaparinga: 6.4% Not stated, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: 4.8% $2000 or more , Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: 1.1% $1500-$1999 , Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: 3.6% $1250-$1499 , Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: 4.3% $1000-$1249 , Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: 9.4% $800-$999 , Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: 11.2% $600-$799 , Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: 12.1% $400-$599 , Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: 11.3% $300-$399 , Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: 12.0% $200-$299 , Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: 16.0% $1-$199 , Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: 9.0% Negative Income/ Nil income, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: 5.2%
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 Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs in 2011 compared to the City of Onkaparinga shows that there was a lower proportion of people earning a high income (those earning $1,500 per week or more) and a higher proportion of low income people (those earning less than $400 per week).

Overall, 4.7% of the population earned a high income, and 42.1% earned a low income, compared with 7.4% and 37.6% respectively for the City of Onkaparinga.

The major differences between Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs's individual incomes and the City of Onkaparinga's individual incomes were:

  • A larger percentage of persons who earned $200-$299 (16.0% compared to 11.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who earned $400-$599 (11.3% compared to 13.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who earned $2000 or more (1.1% compared to 2.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who earned Negative Income/ Nil income (5.2% compared to 6.4%)