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Port Noarlunga South

Individual income

In Port Noarlunga South, 8% 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 Port Noarlunga South. 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
Port Noarlunga South - Persons aged 15+ (Usual residence)2011
Weekly gross incomeNumber%City of Onkaparinga %
Negative Income/ Nil income1155.36.4
$1-$199 1738.08.2
$200-$299 24411.311.9
$300-$399 24111.211.1
$400-$599 29513.713.6
$600-$799 26712.412.3
$800-$999 2069.610.0
$1000-$1249 1959.08.4
$1250-$1499 1356.35.2
$1500-$1999 1075.04.8
$2000 or more 562.62.5
Not stated1225.75.6

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011. Compiled and presented in 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, Port Noarlunga South: 5.7% $2000 or more , Port Noarlunga South: 2.6% $1500-$1999 , Port Noarlunga South: 5.0% $1250-$1499 , Port Noarlunga South: 6.3% $1000-$1249 , Port Noarlunga South: 9.0% $800-$999 , Port Noarlunga South: 9.6% $600-$799 , Port Noarlunga South: 12.4% $400-$599 , Port Noarlunga South: 13.7% $300-$399 , Port Noarlunga South: 11.2% $200-$299 , Port Noarlunga South: 11.3% $1-$199 , Port Noarlunga South: 8.0% Negative Income/ Nil income, Port Noarlunga South: 5.3%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of individual income levels in Port Noarlunga South in 2011 compared to the City of Onkaparinga shows that there was a similar proportion of people earning a high income (those earning $1,500 per week or more) and a lower proportion of low income people (those earning less than $400 per week).

Overall, 7.6% of the population earned a high income, and 35.9% earned a low income, compared with 7.4% and 37.6% respectively for the City of Onkaparinga.

The major differences between Port Noarlunga South's individual incomes and the City of Onkaparinga's individual incomes were:

  • A larger percentage of persons who earned $1250-$1499 (6.3% compared to 5.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who earned Negative Income/ Nil income (5.3% compared to 6.4%)