An event recap of the Urban Living Index launch

Monday, December 14, 2015

It was a privilege for two of our team, Mark McCrindle and Annie Phillips to attend and present at Urban Taskforce’s launch of the Urban Living Index on Thursday 10th December.

The event was an opportunity to showcase the Urban Living Index and how it can be best utilised as Sydney continues to grow and increase in densification.

The Urban Living Index

Earlier this year we had the opportunity to develop The Urban Living Index, which is going to be used as an ongoing measure for the liveability of suburbs in Sydney. This instrument considers the affordability, community, employability, amenity and accessibility of an area to determine how liveable it is. The challenge for Sydney’s future is to ensure that it responds to population growth yet maintains its world-beating lifestyle and that its liveability rises to match its increasing density. While a city can always improve, the results of the Index show that the city planning and unit development are creating thriving urban communities, as evidenced by the results that show superior liveability in high density Sydney suburbs.


To read the full report, visit the Urban Living Index website here.





Sydney’s most liveable suburbs

Crows Nest-Waverton
Surry Hills
Pyrmont-Ultimo
Marrickville
Potts Point – Woolloomooloo

In the media




Sydney Morning Herald - Measuring urban living across Sydney








Welcome to our blog...

We have a passion for research that tells a story, that can be presented visually, that brings about change and improves organisations. And we hope these resources help you know the times.

Our Social Media Sites

Facebook | McCrindle Research Social Media YouTube | McCrindle Research Social Media Twitter | McCrindle Research Social Media Flickr | McCrindle Research Social Media Pinterest | McCrindle Research Social Media Google Plus | McCrindle Research Social Media LinkedIn | McCrindle Research Social Media Mark McCrindle Slideshare


Last 150 Articles


Tags

high density internship budget communicate rent responsive Christmas presents educated English ashley fell socialites shbc weather toys trends of 2017 research pack easy rider 1975 focus groups communications workplace culture social enquiry princess charlotte young people staying in marriage social shifts rain affordable millenials social research pharmacies rising house prices Geoff Brailey aussie culture skills office jobs of the future teacher curiosity small business school satisfaction unemployment socialising sentiments sunny days Australia Day staff summer daily telegraph debate rental stress mythbusting property stats REIV National Conference gen z internships outsourcing Word Up focus group hornsby South Australia financial independence NSW market research media commentary paying to work woolworths tertiary education The Daily Edition goals young australians Northern beaches Event brands meals investing Duchess of Cambridge tv global generations dreaming new office demographics apartment Royals GPO graphs public speaking wealth and income distribution the changing face of identity men DIY Valentine’s Day wage Financial Planning Week emerging technologies social impact baby name trends aged care follow collaborative tattoos JOMO conference presentation victoria Australian demographics aged care puzzle marketing dare to dream trend thrive employment news gen alpha salary consumerism Crime Rates infographic wall year 12 school students norwest optus my business awards students sydney speaker brisbane wedding Tuesday Trends education future 24,000,000 national private wealth couple data 2012 parenting work mates shopping baby boomers ageing population nfp student professional speaker resilience cold click Charlotte FPA media activity safe urban living Real Estate Institute of Victoria interactive acf15 kate middleton research offenders newspaper volunteers manly Sydney ACF 2016 schools students leadership Deaths survey design ultimo Queensland: QLD wealth distribution social media media release university social researchers future-proof Australian Home christianity workforce vegemite employers business 10 years vegetarian house price DESTEL data analyst social life emerging trends 2017 Australian Communities Trends social commentator winter blues organisational culture customer anzac parents owning a home growth Northern Territory sector wide study personalities investor christmas February 16 online youth sector population milestone internet renter of the future training survey infographic statistics residents in depth interviews demographic trends deloitte bureau Tuesday Trend Gen X shifts communities public holiday study future proof 40 million Australians Wodonga define teach leader SA faux-ciliser Real Estate australian communities forum educhat high school rise of local etiquette forecast research visualisation New Zeland australian social research national crime rates criminal Australian Census population growth earnings proactive mobile Christchurch global financial crisis cooking culture TDE divorce land of the middle class healthy future in the media TAS high density apartments local cars retirement social researcher workplace litter Aussie dream visual investment group child care energy mentor Merry Christmas optimistic education future report mover and shaker mccrindle research government 2015 Australian Dream cost of living sydneysiders McCrindle Speakers leadership workshop suburb urban living index cancelling event Australian communities program society trends office space domestic moderators guide the australian dream world dessert wealth and income 2016 living cloudy days social analysis average aussie presentations research data stay home ipswich millionth school research services national wealth urban taskforce housing trends cartodb friendship environment event online shopping know the times engage baby boom Christmas season suburbs environmental scanning not-for-profit media workshop Education Future Forum Aussies repayments mateship non profit ease of travel experience perth community university degree office opening authenticity Australia Day 2017 Do It Yourself teaching ashley mckenzie professional report fears IT Specialists food youth unemployment Adelaide Australian Bureau of Statistics mccrindle analysis earn darwin 1968 cancel plans REIV Conference housing menai Assistant Store Manager housing affordability renting panel 2020 emerging generations millennials eliane miles Queensland entertainment lalor park forum Western Australia home ownership demographic transformations presentation friends huffington post state moreton bay poker master cultural diversity Netflix group session wolloomooloo priorities language new york times bondi post rationalism results economic Wellington speakers Mark McCrindle city hobart forecasting mythbusters easter Australian Trends Scouts plans waverton financial future clothing technology income google real women social publication conferences Canberra HSC conference sunburnt country debt property market housing growth Australian schools households royal baby digital NT learner New Zealand families buildings entrepreneur financial dreams greatness winter ABS teleworking Northern Beaches Christian School networking future of work Myth futurist future of education learning styles weekly earnings facts cost economy mining boom increasing densification System's Architect pharmacy slideshare tableau royal divorce rate engagement baby organisations WA australian communities trends report case study narcissism future proofing 1994 New South Wales house prices professional development personal growth events population royal family grandparents "know the times" snapshot teachers life relevant spend Research Executive work megatrends NEETs marriages social lives faux-cilising lifestyle poor brand experience optus long weekend sports charity alpha 1980 builders monarchy mortgage VIC Australian Families ageing meetings typical australian not for profit demographer water tips mccrindle in the media children cash learn generation fresh baby name predictions work-life financial trends trends of 2016 low density tuesday earning daily commute recap tea 23 million politics area potts point Tasmania going out high density living Christmas lunch ACF eliane holidays 24 million innovation states award cancelling plans education sector Channel Seven 2013 balance FOMO SMSF change family holiday baby names learning crime overcast home owner selfie goal affordability seasons Population Clock ideas sustainable wellbeing keynote Financial Planning Association insight consumer gender demographic storytelling relational visualisation future transport community event brand society father's day housing market conference speaker EFF capital city marrickville middle class unaffordable intern commute pyrmont hello fresh sun careers insights thought leadership resource education world youth day data visualisation sydney event jobs Gen Y education research crows nest The ABC of XYZ Northern Beaches gold coast participants urban coffee rich blaxland 2014 trend tuesday Territory omnibus Births local communities royal influence Caregiver shopper's pick annual income village wages finance ACT supply and demand video CBD house Res Vis generation Z church equip generational trends global population map townhouses Bathburst hills shire community engagement World Water Day communication neutral bay mother's day list Melbourne entrepreneurs of today Wagga Wagga baby name keynote speaker sector wide australia Generation X January 26th hopes researcher rule keeper home happiness generation alpha qualitative research google for education prince george entrepreneurial Kiwi geomapping Kirsten Brewer religion names social trends schools Channel 7 house price rise Engineering Manager australians staying home more quote year 7 twentyseventeen career medicine ethnography Social Trend social change product trends analyst Hornsby Shire Council property price mccrindle tea capital cities collaboration wealth suburban living faux-cilise celebration logan generations challenge Sydney keynote speaker business index household innovative PSI social commentary growing population sydneycity census Financial Planning Association of Australia Generation Y motivate Love

Archive