Social and affordable housing: needs, costs and subsidy gaps by region

Estimates and analysis of unmet housing need across Australia, as developed by the UNSW City Futures Research Centre from 2021 Census data. This interactive resource identifies households in rental stress or facing homelessness across Australia. Data is available at national, state, Statistical Area Level 4 (SA4) and Local Government Area (LGA) level. Future unmet housing need is also projected out to 2041. This project was a partnership between UNSW City Futures Research Centre, Community Housing Industry Association, UNSW Sydney and the University of Sydney.

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Author UNSW City Futures Research Centre
Last Updated August 15, 2023, 07:08 (UTC)
Created June 15, 2023, 22:24 (UTC)
Asset Type Interactive Resource
AGIFT Theme Not Applicable
Source (Internal / External) External - Other
Access Rights Open
Temporal Coverage From 2016
Temporal Coverage To 2041
Geographic Scope National
Data Status Current