Beyond GDP: Insights into wellbeing, and the role money and finances play in our lives.

Australia’s wellbeing falls, but the gap by income now at its narrowest in almost 3 years. Wellbeing diverging across the country, highest in TAS & lowest in WA. Home ownership a significant differentiator. Household financial stress up slightly but falling for low income earners & rising sharply for those on higher incomes. The share of Australians experiencing some form of financial hardship now at a survey low.

The changing workplace – attitudes to jobs, working from home & barriers to returning to the office.

Wellbeing rose in Q4 to levels last seen before the pandemic & household financial stress remains well below the survey average.

Despite everything the COVID-19 pandemic has thrown at the small business community the spirit of entrepreneurship is alive and well in Australia.

Australia’s wellbeing levels fall sharply as lockdowns bite in several states. But financial stress has eased & fewer Australians are experiencing financial hardship.

Wellbeing up & now at its highest level since 2019. Resilience is building, but wellbeing is falling for the unemployed & low income earners. NSW lockdown a key risk.

Insights into financial anxiety & the role our household finances play in our wellbeing.

We all value our time, but some of us feel we are under more time pressure than others.

New NAB research reveals over 4 in 10 Australians felt they needed help for their mental health

Financial anxiety falls to its lowest level in 2 years. But concerns are much higher for Australians who have lost their income due to COVID-19.

Wellbeing diverging markedly across the country.

NAB launches a new measure of business wellbeing.

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