Sunshine Coast residents rated their current personal financial circumstances 6.3/10, similar to the Australian average (6.3)

Financial circumstances in Sunshine Coast

The section reports on your residents’ current and future personal financial circumstances, their ability to meet commitments and how they feel about the future economic prospects of their local area. It gives you the capability to explore how your residents’ views regarding their health compare beyond, across and within your LGA.

Sunshine Coast Current Financial Circumstances
Australia
6.3
Sunshine Coast 2021
6.3
South East QLD
6.1
Queensland
6.1
Regional Centres
6.3
Collected April 2022

Sunshine Coast residents rated their current Personal Financial Circumstances an average of 6.3 out of 10, consistent with Australia (6.3), Sunshine Coast 2021 (6.3), and Regional Centres (6.3) and higher than South East QLD (6.1) and Queensland (6.1).

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Residents rated their current personal financial circumstances an average of 6.3 out of 10. When asked about the future, 21% forecast that their personal financial circumstances will get better in 12 months and 23% believe they will get worse.
How would you rate your personal financial circumstances?
Do you think your personal financial circumstance will get worse, stay the same or get better over the next year?
Sunshine Coast
6.3
Very poor
Excellent
March 2021
6.3
Very poor
Excellent
Sunshine Coast
23%
55%
21%
Get worse
Stay the same
Get better
March 2021
16%
60%
25%
Get worse
Stay the same
Get better
How often, if ever, are you late meeting your financial commitments?
Do you think the economic situation in your local area will get worse, stay the same or get better over the next year?
Sunshine Coast
March 2021
Always late
1%
2%
Often late
2%
3%
Sometimes late
21%
23%
Never late
75%
72%
Sunshine Coast
41%
43%
16%
Get worse
Stay the same
Get better
March 2021
29%
51%
20%
Get worse
Stay the same
Get better