Essential Report

Doing enough about issues

Nov 20, 2018

Q. Is the Federal Government doing enough, not doing enough or doing too much on the following issues?

  Doing enough Not doing enough Doing too much Don’t know
Addressing the challenges of an ageing population 17% 67% 4% 12%
Transitioning to renewable energy 14% 64% 9% 13%
Ensuring people have access to affordable housing 16% 64% 6% 14%
Ensuring the economy delivers benefit to all Australians 20% 62% 4% 14%
Ensuring a dependable water supply 25% 56% 4% 16%
Supporting regional communities 21% 55% 5% 19%
Rolling out the NBN 26% 54% 5% 16%
Funding schools 30% 49% 6% 15%
Developing the new National Disability Insurance Scheme 25% 46% 7% 21%

 

Around two-thirds think the Government is not doing enough about addressing the challenges of an ageing population, transitioning to renewable energy and ensuring people have access to affordable housing.

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