Trust and Satisfaction in Australian Democracy survey report

How do Australians feel about their democracy? Our report Trust and Satisfaction in Australian Democracy: 2023 National Survey provides insightful answers. Engaging with over 6,000 Australians in June and November 2023, this report explores public sentiment in a time when global democracies face many challenges. It paints a nuanced landscape of Australian democracy by revealing people’s satisfaction with democracy, underlying concerns and a resilient desire to strengthen our democracy. It examines key areas like civic education, engagement and people’s life experiences, alongside the impact of significant events like the Voice referendum.

Download this report for an in-depth understanding of what democracy means to Australia today.

Interactive Dashboard on the trust and satisfaction of Australian democracy survey results:

This dashboard shows overall and demographic results of the Survey of Trust and Satisfaction in Australian Democracy, which was conducted in June 2023.