Ipswich’s overall liveability – created by combining residents’ values and local area experiences – returned a Overall Liveability Index of 54.9 out of 100. By this measure, liveability in Ipswich is considered lower than Australia (62.5), Ipswich 2021 (59.3), South East QLD (61.6), Queensland (60.8), and Fringe & Peri-urban (59.4).
Ipswich area to improve Ipswich area to maintain Less important attributes
When asked to select the five attributes that they believe make somewhere a good place to live, residents of Ipswich were most likely to select [imp ATTRIBUTE 1 & (%)], [imp ATTRIBUTE 2 & (%)] and [imp ATTRIBUTE 3 & (%)]. When asked to rate their local area experiences against all 16 attributes, Ipswich residents’ most positive experiences included [exp ATTRIBUTE 1 & (mean)], [exp ATTRIBUTE 2 & (mean)] and [imp ATTRIBUTE 3 & (mean)].