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This report provides an overview of national-level, state and territory findings, as well as comparisons across public housing, state owned and managed Indigenous housing and community housing tenants. The report shows that the majority of tenants are satisfied with the services provided by their housing organisation, with community housing tenants the most satisfied. Tenants report a range of benefits from living in social housing and the majority live in dwellings of an acceptable standard.
3 in 4 NSHS respondents reported that they were satisfied with services provided by their housing organisation
8 in 10 dwellings were reported to be of an acceptable standard
Around 1 in 3 social housing households included at least 1 member with disability
3 in 5 respondents aged 15–64 were not in the labour force
National Social Housing Survey, 2016
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