Essential Report

NSW and Victoria Covid-19 roadmaps

Sep 28, 2021

Q. As you may be aware, the NSW/Victorian government recently announced its roadmap to ease Covid restrictions once vaccination targets are reached.

Thinking about this roadmap out of lockdown, which of the following applies to you?

I understand the plan and have confidence in it 48% 36%
I understand the plan but don’t have confidence in it 40% 50%
I’m aware of the plan but don’t understand it 8% 11%
I’m not aware of the plan 4% 3%
Base (n) 348 277
  • Confidence in re-opening roadmaps is higher in NSW than Victoria.
  • 48% of people in NSW understand and have confidence in the state’s re-opening plan, compared to 26% in Victoria.
  • 40% of people in NSW understand the plan, but aren’t confident that it will lead to easing restrictions, compared to 50% of Victorians.


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