Q. Thinking about the future, how long do you think it will take for the following to occur?
|Within the next six months||Seven months up to one year||One to two years||More than two years||Never|
|Quarantine will no longer required after international travel||12%||27%||35%||22%||4%|
|A Covid-19 vaccine will be developed||11%||22%||43%||20%||4%|
|The housing market will return pre-pandemic levels||11%||22%||38%||25%||4%|
|International travel will be allowed without restriction||10%||23%||39%||24%||4%|
|Unemployment will return to pre-pandemic levels||8%||17%||37%||33%||6%|
|The population will build resistance to Covid-19 through exposure (herd immunity)||8%||15%||31%||27%||20%|
|Australia will pay off its national debt||5%||9%||12%||52%||22%|
|WITHIN NEXT SIX MONTHS||Gender||Age Group|
|Quarantine will no longer required after international travel||13%||10%||14%||14%||7%|
|A Covid-19 vaccine will be developed||15%||8%||16%||12%||7%|
|The housing market will return pre-pandemic levels||13%||8%||15%||11%||6%|
|International travel will be allowed without restriction||12%||9%||16%||13%||4%|
|Unemployment will return to pre-pandemic levels||8%||7%||13%||8%||3%|
|The population will build resistance to Covid-19 through exposure (herd immunity)||9%||7%||11%||9%||3%|
|Australia will pay off its national debt||7%||3%||9%||6%||1%|
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