Household income

Domain: 
Dynamic, resilient local economies
Sub-Domain: 
Income and wealth
Measure: 
Percentage of survey households expressed as income categories
Rationale: 
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Economic wellbeing is a crucial element contributing to quality of life because most basic needs such as food, water, shelter, health care and many forms of recreation have to be purchased (CIV, 2006).

Data Source: 
Resilience Profiles Survey 2011
References: 
Community Indicators Victoria (CIV) (2007) Metadata, Retrieved from http://www.communityindicators.net.au/indicator_metadata
Survey Questions: 
13. Please indicate the approximate total of the household weekly income from wages/salaries, government benefits,pensions, allowances and other income before tax?(annual amount in brackets) (select one only); $0-$581 (0-$30,199); $582-$1,063 ($30,200-$55,299);$1,064-$1,640 ($55,300-$85,299);$1,641-$2,434 ($85,300-126,599); $2,435 or more ($126,600 or more);Don’t know


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