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Elizabeth South

Individual income

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In Elizabeth South, 1.3% 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 Elizabeth 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 income the person usually receives?'

Gross amount for persons aged 15 years and over

Weekly individual income
Elizabeth South - Persons aged 15+ (Usual residence)2016
Weekly gross incomeNumber%City of Playford %
Negative Income/ Nil income1838.08.6
$1 - $1491084.74.4
$150 - $299 36115.810.8
$300 - $399 33914.811.4
$400 - $499 34915.210.5
$500 - $649 1757.68.8
$650 - $7991436.38.9
$800 - $999 1536.79.2
$1,000 - $1,249 944.18.0
$1,250 - $1,499311.44.2
$1,500 - $1,749170.82.7
$1,750 - $1,99970.31.6
$2,000 - $2,99930.11.4
$3,000 or more200.90.6
Not stated30413.38.8

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 Playford: 8.8% $3,000 or more, City of Playford: 0.6% $2,000 - $2,999, City of Playford: 1.4% $1,750 - $1,999, City of Playford: 1.6% $1,500 - $1,749, City of Playford: 2.7% $1,250 - $1,499, City of Playford: 4.2% $1,000 - $1,249 , City of Playford: 8.0% $800 - $999 , City of Playford: 9.2% $650 - $799, City of Playford: 8.9% $500 - $649 , City of Playford: 8.8% $400 - $499 , City of Playford: 10.5% $300 - $399 , City of Playford: 11.4% $150 - $299 , City of Playford: 10.8% $1 - $149, City of Playford: 4.4% Negative Income/ Nil income, City of Playford: 8.6% Not stated, Elizabeth South: 13.3% $3,000 or more, Elizabeth South: 0.9% $2,000 - $2,999, Elizabeth South: 0.1% $1,750 - $1,999, Elizabeth South: 0.3% $1,500 - $1,749, Elizabeth South: 0.8% $1,250 - $1,499, Elizabeth South: 1.4% $1,000 - $1,249 , Elizabeth South: 4.1% $800 - $999 , Elizabeth South: 6.7% $650 - $799, Elizabeth South: 6.3% $500 - $649 , Elizabeth South: 7.6% $400 - $499 , Elizabeth South: 15.2% $300 - $399 , Elizabeth South: 14.8% $150 - $299 , Elizabeth South: 15.8% $1 - $149, Elizabeth South: 4.7% Negative Income/ Nil income, Elizabeth South: 8.0%
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 Elizabeth South in 2016 compared to the City of Playford 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, 1.3% of the population earned a high income, and 58.5% earned a low income, compared with 3.6% and 45.7% respectively for the City of Playford.

The major differences between Elizabeth South's individual incomes and the City of Playford's individual incomes were:

  • A larger percentage of persons who earned $150 - $299 (15.8% compared to 10.8%)
  • A larger percentage of persons who earned $400 - $499 (15.2% compared to 10.5%)
  • A larger percentage of persons who earned $300 - $399 (14.8% compared to 11.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who earned $1,000 - $1,249 (4.1% compared to 8.0%)

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