Essential Report

Performance of superannuation fund

Mar 31, 2015

Q. How satisfied are you with the performance of your superannuation fund?

  Total   Men Women Aged 18-34 Aged
35-54
Aged 55+   Industry fund Retail fund Self-managed   Jul ’14
Total satisfied 68%   71% 65% 57% 70% 82% 73% 77% 78% 73%
Total dissatisfied 14%   15% 14% 15% 14% 13% 13% 14% 16% 10%
Very satisfied 12% 14% 11% 10% 10% 22% 14% 13% 15% 14%
Satisfied 56% 57% 54% 47% 60% 60% 59% 64% 63% 59%
Dissatisfied 11% 11% 11% 11% 11% 10% 11% 10% 10% 7%
Very dissatisfied 3% 4% 3% 4% 3% 3% 2% 4% 6% 3%
Don’t know 18% 15% 22% 28% 16% 6% 14% 9% 6% 16%

68% (down 5% since July) of respondents say they are satisfied with the performance of their superannuation fund and 14% (up 4%) are dissatisfied.

78% of those with self-managed funds were satisfied compared with 77% for retail funds and 73% for industry funds.

28% of those aged 18-34 could not give an opinion.

COVID-19 RESEARCH

Read Essential's ongoing research on the public response to Covid-19.

Sign up for updates

Receive the Essential Report in your inbox.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.