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O'Sullivan Beach

Individual income

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In O'Sullivan Beach, 2.8% 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 O'Sullivan Beach. 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
O'Sullivan Beach - Persons aged 15+ (Usual residence)2016
Weekly gross incomeNumber%City of Onkaparinga %
Negative Income/ Nil income966.17.8
$1 - $149503.24.6
$150 - $299 1429.08.3
$300 - $399 22714.410.4
$400 - $499 20212.99.9
$500 - $649 16110.29.0
$650 - $7991449.28.6
$800 - $999 15810.19.5
$1,000 - $1,249 1268.09.2
$1,250 - $1,499583.75.5
$1,500 - $1,749402.54.1
$1,750 - $1,999181.12.5
$2,000 - $2,999181.12.7
$3,000 or more80.50.9
Not stated1237.86.9

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 Onkaparinga: 6.9% $3,000 or more, City of Onkaparinga: 0.9% $2,000 - $2,999, City of Onkaparinga: 2.7% $1,750 - $1,999, City of Onkaparinga: 2.5% $1,500 - $1,749, City of Onkaparinga: 4.1% $1,250 - $1,499, City of Onkaparinga: 5.5% $1,000 - $1,249 , City of Onkaparinga: 9.2% $800 - $999 , City of Onkaparinga: 9.5% $650 - $799, City of Onkaparinga: 8.6% $500 - $649 , City of Onkaparinga: 9.0% $400 - $499 , City of Onkaparinga: 9.9% $300 - $399 , City of Onkaparinga: 10.4% $150 - $299 , City of Onkaparinga: 8.3% $1 - $149, City of Onkaparinga: 4.6% Negative Income/ Nil income, City of Onkaparinga: 7.8% Not stated, O'Sullivan Beach: 7.8% $3,000 or more, O'Sullivan Beach: 0.5% $2,000 - $2,999, O'Sullivan Beach: 1.1% $1,750 - $1,999, O'Sullivan Beach: 1.1% $1,500 - $1,749, O'Sullivan Beach: 2.5% $1,250 - $1,499, O'Sullivan Beach: 3.7% $1,000 - $1,249 , O'Sullivan Beach: 8.0% $800 - $999 , O'Sullivan Beach: 10.1% $650 - $799, O'Sullivan Beach: 9.2% $500 - $649 , O'Sullivan Beach: 10.2% $400 - $499 , O'Sullivan Beach: 12.9% $300 - $399 , O'Sullivan Beach: 14.4% $150 - $299 , O'Sullivan Beach: 9.0% $1 - $149, O'Sullivan Beach: 3.2% Negative Income/ Nil income, O'Sullivan Beach: 6.1%
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 O'Sullivan Beach in 2016 compared to the City of Onkaparinga shows that there was a lower proportion of people earning a high income (those earning $1,750 per week or more) and a higher proportion of low income people (those earning less than $500 per week).

Overall, 2.8% of the population earned a high income, and 45.6% earned a low income, compared with 6.1% and 40.9% respectively for the City of Onkaparinga.

The major differences between O'Sullivan Beach's individual incomes and the City of Onkaparinga's individual incomes were:

  • A larger percentage of persons who earned $300 - $399 (14.4% compared to 10.4%)
  • A larger percentage of persons who earned $400 - $499 (12.9% compared to 9.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who earned $1,250 - $1,499 (3.7% compared to 5.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who earned Negative Income/ Nil income (6.1% compared to 7.8%)

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