Unemployment numbers make grim reading for Ipswich youth

YOUTH unemployment figures released by the Queensland Treasury yesterday, reveal Ipswich as one of the worst areas in the state for young jobseekers.

Ipswich is the fourth worst area in Queensland for youth unemployment, sitting more than 2% higher than the state average.

The QT will be featuring three young locals who have felt the impact of these statistics first hand tomorrow.

What do you think? Leave a comment below or vote in our poll here:

Do you think it's hard for young people to find work in Ipswich?

This poll ended on 26 June 2015.

Current Results

Yes

84%

No

15%

This is not a scientific poll. The results reflect only the opinions of those who chose to participate.



Don't dump on my generation

Don't dump on my generation

Dear Mr Mayor, I am 10 years old and I live in Sydney

Angry and deeply ashamed of Ipswich

Angry and deeply ashamed of Ipswich

I am angry and deeply ashamed of Ipswich

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