Q. Thinking about your personal financial situation, do you agree or disagree with the statement “The economy may be doing well but I am not any better off”?
69% agreed with the statement “the economy may be doing well but I am not any better off” and 22% disagreed.
Those most likely to agree were part-time workers (79%), aged 45+ (76%) and those earning less than $600 pw (77%). There were no substantial differences by voting intention.
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