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Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton

Individual income

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This topic has been updated with 2016 Census data for all areas. What's this?

In Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton, 9.8% 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 Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton. 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
Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton - Persons aged 15+ (Usual residence)2016
Weekly gross incomeNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %
Negative Income/ Nil income2827.88.3
$1 - $1491885.24.9
$150 - $299 2386.67.1
$300 - $399 2697.59.6
$400 - $499 3349.38.9
$500 - $649 3369.38.3
$650 - $7993118.68.1
$800 - $999 3349.39.6
$1,000 - $1,249 3279.110.0
$1,250 - $1,4992456.86.4
$1,500 - $1,7491915.35.1
$1,750 - $1,9991383.83.4
$2,000 - $2,9991594.44.0
$3,000 or more581.61.1
Not stated1995.55.3

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 Tea Tree Gully: 5.3% $3,000 or more, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.1% $2,000 - $2,999, City of Tea Tree Gully: 4.0% $1,750 - $1,999, City of Tea Tree Gully: 3.4% $1,500 - $1,749, City of Tea Tree Gully: 5.1% $1,250 - $1,499, City of Tea Tree Gully: 6.4% $1,000 - $1,249 , City of Tea Tree Gully: 10.0% $800 - $999 , City of Tea Tree Gully: 9.6% $650 - $799, City of Tea Tree Gully: 8.1% $500 - $649 , City of Tea Tree Gully: 8.3% $400 - $499 , City of Tea Tree Gully: 8.9% $300 - $399 , City of Tea Tree Gully: 9.6% $150 - $299 , City of Tea Tree Gully: 7.1% $1 - $149, City of Tea Tree Gully: 4.9% Negative Income/ Nil income, City of Tea Tree Gully: 8.3% Not stated, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 5.5% $3,000 or more, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 1.6% $2,000 - $2,999, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 4.4% $1,750 - $1,999, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 3.8% $1,500 - $1,749, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 5.3% $1,250 - $1,499, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 6.8% $1,000 - $1,249 , Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 9.1% $800 - $999 , Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 9.3% $650 - $799, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 8.6% $500 - $649 , Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 9.3% $400 - $499 , Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 9.3% $300 - $399 , Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 7.5% $150 - $299 , Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 6.6% $1 - $149, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 5.2% Negative Income/ Nil income, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 7.8%
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 Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton in 2016 compared to the City of Tea Tree Gully shows that there was a higher proportion of people earning a high income (those earning $1,750 per week or more) and a lower proportion of low income people (those earning less than $500 per week).

Overall, 9.8% of the population earned a high income, and 36.3% earned a low income, compared with 8.5% and 38.8% respectively for the City of Tea Tree Gully.

The major differences between Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton's individual incomes and the City of Tea Tree Gully's individual incomes were:

  • A larger percentage of persons who earned $500 - $649 (9.3% compared to 8.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who earned $300 - $399 (7.5% compared to 9.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who earned $1,000 - $1,249 (9.1% compared to 10.0%)

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