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

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

Archive