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  • March 2020 quarter establishment tables

    The following tables relate to funds established between 1 January 2020 and 31 March 2020. They contain demographic information of funds, as well as individual members.

    The data is sourced from the ABR and based on the date of registration.

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    State/territory

    This table shows the proportion of SMSFs established during the March 2020 quarter by state and territory.

    State or territory refers to where the fund is administered, not necessarily where the members live.

    The data is based on ABR data and was extracted on 4 May 2020.

    State/territory of SMSFs established during March 2020 quarter

    State/territory

    Proportion of funds

    ACT

    0.8%

    NSW

    33.3%

    NT

    0.2%

    QLD

    16.3%

    SA

    5.4%

    TAS

    0.7%

    VIC

    34.2%

    WA

    9.1%

    Total

    100%

    Age of new members

    This table shows the age and sex distribution of individual members of SMSFs which were established during the March 2020 quarter.

    The data is based on ABR data and was extracted on 4 May 2020.

    Age and sex of members of SMSFs established during March 2020 quarter

    Age ranges

    Male

    Female

    Total

    <25

    1.3%

    1.6%

    1.4%

    25–34

    13.0%

    14.7%

    13.7%

    35–44

    34.3%

    32.2%

    33.4%

    45–49

    17.5%

    17.8%

    17.6%

    50–54

    14.1%

    14.9%

    14.5%

    55–59

    10.8%

    10.7%

    10.7%

    60–64

    5.5%

    4.8%

    5.2%

    65–69

    2.2%

    1.9%

    2.1%

    70–74

    0.9%

    1.0%

    1.0%

    75–84

    0.3%

    0.3%

    0.3%

    85+

    0.2%

    0.2%

    0.2%

    Total

    100%

    100%

    100%

    All ages

    57.3%

    42.7%

    100%

    Income range of new members

    This table shows the taxable income range of the members of SMSFs which were established during the March 2020 quarter.

    The data was extracted on 4 May 2020 and is based on:

    • ABR data
    • the member’s most recently lodged individual tax return.
    Taxable income range of members of SMSFs established during March 2020 quarter

    Income ranges

    Male

    Female

    Total

    $0 to $20,000

    6.7%

    16.0%

    10.6%

    >$20,000 to $40,000

    9.8%

    18.1%

    13.4%

    >$40,000 to $60,000

    12.1%

    18.1%

    14.7%

    >$60,000 to $80,000

    14.8%

    14.7%

    14.7%

    >$80,000 to $100,000

    13.0%

    11.2%

    12.2%

    >$100,000 to $150,000

    21.3%

    10.5%

    16.7%

    >$150,000 to $200,000

    9.7%

    4.3%

    7.4%

    >$200,000 to $500,000

    8.6%

    3.3%

    6.3%

    >$500,000

    2.1%

    0.4%

    1.4%

    Unknown

    1.8%

    3.4%

    2.5%

    Total

    100%

    100.0%

    100.0%

      Last modified: 23 Jul 2020QC 63253