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Household types

In 2011, 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 Council201120262036Change between 2011 and 2036
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents17,76633.423,05830.223,96629.4+6,200
Couples without dependents12,38723.320,14726.421,62426.5+9,237
Group households2,4104.54,6016.04,6195.7+2,209
Lone person households12,74623.918,41824.120,54125.2+7,795
One parent family5,65810.67,0049.27,3889.1+1,730
Other families2,2824.33,2114.23,3394.1+1,057

Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id , the population experts, October 2016.

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2036: 3,339 One parent family, 2036: 7,388 Lone person households, 2036: 20,541 Group households, 2036: 4,619 Couples without dependents, 2036: 21,624 Couple families with dependents, 2036: 23,966 Other families, 2026: 3,211 One parent family, 2026: 7,004 Lone person households, 2026: 18,418 Group households, 2026: 4,601 Couples without dependents, 2026: 20,147 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 23,058 Other families, 2011: 2,282 One parent family, 2011: 5,658 Lone person households, 2011: 12,746 Group households, 2011: 2,410 Couples without dependents, 2011: 12,387 Couple families with dependents, 2011: 17,766
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, October 2016.
Forecast change in household types, 2011 to 2036
Forecast change in household types, 2011 to 2036 Forecast change in Other families,  2026 to 2036: 128 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2036: 384 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2036: 2,123 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2036: 18 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2036: 1,477 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2036: 908 Forecast change in Other families,  2011 to 2026: 929 Forecast change in One parent family,  2011 to 2026: 1,346 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2011 to 2026: 5,672 Forecast change in Group households,  2011 to 2026: 2,191 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2011 to 2026: 7,760 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2011 to 2026: 5,292
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, October 2016.

Key findings

In 2011, the dominant household type in the Bayside Council was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 33.4% of all households.

The largest increase between 2011 and 2026 is forecast to be in Couples without dependents, which will increase by 7,760 households and account for 26.4% of all households.

In contrast Other families is forecast to increase by 929 households, to comprise 4.2% of all households in 2026, compared to 4.3% in 2011.

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