Skip to main content

Table 2 Geometric means of weekly income, transfer payments and tax liability by labour force status for the Australian population aged 45-64 years, 2009

From: Economic impacts of illness in older workers: quantifying the impact of illness on income, tax revenue and government spending

Labour force status Weekly income Weekly transfer income Weekly tax liability (includes Medicare levy)
Employed full-time 1167.0 0.2 166.3
Employed part-time 482.9 0.9 8.9
Not in labour force due to ill health 217.8 74.2 0.0
  1. Note: a)Transfer income includes family payment; b) Negative incomes were excluded from the analysis.