The housing category includes facts that cover the the nature of dwellings and the cost of accommodation in each city. Affordable quality accommodation is an important issue for individuals and state governments alike, and is one of the main determining factors of quality living. The facts relate to permanent residences and not hotels or temporary accommodation.
SCALE OF CITY PERFORMANCE
These facts were used to rank cities' performance
|Percentage of a city's population that moved from another state within 5 years until 2011.||high is good||Save|
|Percentage of households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income||high is good||Save|
NOT RANKED / OTHER
|Percentage of a city's population that have changed residencies within their state over 5 years until 2011||unranked|