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Concept

Name
Total personal income
Description

Total personal income received is the total before-tax income of a person in the 12 months ended 31 March 2018. The information is collected as income bands rather than in actual dollars. Personal income can be combined with other income information from the same family/household to provide:

  • combined parental income for couples with child(ren)
  • grouped combined parental income for couples with child(ren)
  • grouped extended family income
  • grouped family income
  • grouped household income
  • total extended family income
  • total family income
  • total household income.

See also ‘Grouped personal income’ in this definitions group; and ‘Income bands’ in General definitions.