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Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in the Bayside Council was 'Couple families with dependents', and by 2026 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Couples without dependents'.

Analysing the future household structure in Bayside Council, especially in conjunction with age structure, provides insight to the role the area plays in the housing market. Some areas, usually with separate housing stock, are dominated by families. Others, with more dense housing in inner city locations have significant numbers of lone person households and couples without dependents.

Forecast household types
Bayside Council201620262036Change between 2016 and 2036
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents19,35132.523,31730.524,29829.8+4,947
Couples without dependents14,64124.619,79825.921,10425.8+6,463
Group households3,1375.34,5706.04,5665.6+1,429
Lone person households13,96423.418,60124.321,00925.7+7,045
One parent family5,9069.96,9659.17,3459.0+1,439
Other families2,5624.33,2234.23,3294.1+767

Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id , the population experts, November 2017.

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2036: 3,329 One parent family, 2036: 7,345 Lone person households, 2036: 21,009 Group households, 2036: 4,566 Couples without dependents, 2036: 21,104 Couple families with dependents, 2036: 24,298 Other families, 2026: 3,223 One parent family, 2026: 6,965 Lone person households, 2026: 18,601 Group households, 2026: 4,570 Couples without dependents, 2026: 19,798 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 23,317 Other families, 2016: 2,562 One parent family, 2016: 5,906 Lone person households, 2016: 13,964 Group households, 2016: 3,137 Couples without dependents, 2016: 14,641 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 19,351
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2017.
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2036
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2036 Forecast change in Other families,  2026 to 2036: 106 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2036: 380 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2036: 2,408 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2036: -4 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2036: 1,306 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2036: 981 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2026: 661 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2026: 1,059 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2026: 4,637 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2026: 1,433 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2026: 5,157 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2026: 3,966
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2017.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in the Bayside Council was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 32.5% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Couples without dependents, which will increase by 5,157 households and account for 25.9% of all households.

In contrast Other families is forecast to increase by 661 households, to comprise 4.2% of all households in 2026, compared to 4.3% in 2016.

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