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Blue Mountains City

Components of population change

The greatest population change for Blue Mountains City is forecast for the period from 2032 to 2036, which is expected to have a net increase of 1,485 people.

There are two ways in which populations can change, through net migration and/or through natural increase (births minus deaths). Some areas are more driven by one or other of these factors. Migration is largely driven by housing development, whereas natural increase is a function of the age of the population.

Components of population change
Blue Mountains CityForecast period
Component2012 to 20162017 to 20212022 to 20262027 to 20312032 to 2036
Births4,2454,1084,0183,9623,978
Deaths3,0433,4073,7644,1754,608
Natural increase/decrease1,202701255-213-630
Net migration-953-413961,1801,985
Change in persons in non-private dwellings012460120130

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

Forecast population change
Forecast population change 2036 forecast population change: 292 2035 forecast population change: 336 2034 forecast population change: 301 2033 forecast population change: 249 2032 forecast population change: 308 2031 forecast population change: 210 2030 forecast population change: 252 2029 forecast population change: 227 2028 forecast population change: 191 2027 forecast population change: 206 2026 forecast population change: 161 2025 forecast population change: 214 2024 forecast population change: 128 2023 forecast population change: 113 2022 forecast population change: 94 2021 forecast population change: 164 2020 forecast population change: 246 2019 forecast population change: 123 2018 forecast population change: 98 2017 forecast population change: 152 2016 forecast population change: 297 2015 forecast population change: -63 2014 forecast population change: -258 2013 forecast population change: 137 2012 forecast population change: 136
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, May 2016.
Forecast births, deaths and natural increase/decrease
Forecast births, deaths and natural increase/decrease 2036 Natural increase: -153 2035 Natural increase: -141 2034 Natural increase: -129 2033 Natural increase: -111 2032 Natural increase: -95 2031 Natural increase: -78 2030 Natural increase: -61 2029 Natural increase: -43 2028 Natural increase: -26 2027 Natural increase: -6 2026 Natural increase: 12 2025 Natural increase: 31 2024 Natural increase: 53 2023 Natural increase: 70 2022 Natural increase: 89 2021 Natural increase: 107 2020 Natural increase: 122 2019 Natural increase: 140 2018 Natural increase: 157 2017 Natural increase: 175 2016 Natural increase: 191 2015 Natural increase: 215 2014 Natural increase: 240 2013 Natural increase: 273 2012 Natural increase: 283 2036 Total births: 800 2035 Total births: 797 2034 Total births: 795 2033 Total births: 793 2032 Total births: 792 2031 Total births: 791 2030 Total births: 791 2029 Total births: 792 2028 Total births: 793 2027 Total births: 795 2026 Total births: 797 2025 Total births: 800 2024 Total births: 803 2023 Total births: 807 2022 Total births: 811 2021 Total births: 814 2020 Total births: 817 2019 Total births: 821 2018 Total births: 826 2017 Total births: 830 2016 Total births: 833 2015 Total births: 842 2014 Total births: 856 2013 Total births: 865 2012 Total births: 849 2036 Total deaths: 953 2035 Total deaths: 939 2034 Total deaths: 924 2033 Total deaths: 904 2032 Total deaths: 887 2031 Total deaths: 869 2030 Total deaths: 852 2029 Total deaths: 835 2028 Total deaths: 818 2027 Total deaths: 801 2026 Total deaths: 785 2025 Total deaths: 769 2024 Total deaths: 750 2023 Total deaths: 737 2022 Total deaths: 722 2021 Total deaths: 707 2020 Total deaths: 694 2019 Total deaths: 681 2018 Total deaths: 669 2017 Total deaths: 655 2016 Total deaths: 642 2015 Total deaths: 627 2014 Total deaths: 616 2013 Total deaths: 591 2012 Total deaths: 566 2036 Natural increase: -153 2035 Natural increase: -141 2034 Natural increase: -129 2033 Natural increase: -111 2032 Natural increase: -95 2031 Natural increase: -78 2030 Natural increase: -61 2029 Natural increase: -43 2028 Natural increase: -26 2027 Natural increase: -6 2026 Natural increase: 12 2025 Natural increase: 31 2024 Natural increase: 53 2023 Natural increase: 70 2022 Natural increase: 89 2021 Natural increase: 107 2020 Natural increase: 122 2019 Natural increase: 140 2018 Natural increase: 157 2017 Natural increase: 175 2016 Natural increase: 191 2015 Natural increase: 215 2014 Natural increase: 240 2013 Natural increase: 273 2012 Natural increase: 283 2036 Total births: 800 2035 Total births: 797 2034 Total births: 795 2033 Total births: 793 2032 Total births: 792 2031 Total births: 791 2030 Total births: 791 2029 Total births: 792 2028 Total births: 793 2027 Total births: 795 2026 Total births: 797 2025 Total births: 800 2024 Total births: 803 2023 Total births: 807 2022 Total births: 811 2021 Total births: 814 2020 Total births: 817 2019 Total births: 821 2018 Total births: 826 2017 Total births: 830 2016 Total births: 833 2015 Total births: 842 2014 Total births: 856 2013 Total births: 865 2012 Total births: 849 2036 Total deaths: 953 2035 Total deaths: 939 2034 Total deaths: 924 2033 Total deaths: 904 2032 Total deaths: 887 2031 Total deaths: 869 2030 Total deaths: 852 2029 Total deaths: 835 2028 Total deaths: 818 2027 Total deaths: 801 2026 Total deaths: 785 2025 Total deaths: 769 2024 Total deaths: 750 2023 Total deaths: 737 2022 Total deaths: 722 2021 Total deaths: 707 2020 Total deaths: 694 2019 Total deaths: 681 2018 Total deaths: 669 2017 Total deaths: 655 2016 Total deaths: 642 2015 Total deaths: 627 2014 Total deaths: 616 2013 Total deaths: 591 2012 Total deaths: 566
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, May 2016.
Forecast in, out and net migration
Forecast in, out and net migration 2036 Total net migration: 445 2035 Total net migration: 427 2034 Total net migration: 399 2033 Total net migration: 360 2032 Total net migration: 353 2031 Total net migration: 288 2030 Total net migration: 273 2029 Total net migration: 240 2028 Total net migration: 217 2027 Total net migration: 162 2026 Total net migration: 149 2025 Total net migration: 123 2024 Total net migration: 75 2023 Total net migration: 43 2022 Total net migration: 5 2021 Total net migration: 58 2020 Total net migration: 24 2019 Total net migration: -40 2018 Total net migration: -59 2017 Total net migration: -23 2016 Total net migration: 106 2015 Total net migration: -278 2014 Total net migration: -498 2013 Total net migration: -136 2012 Total net migration: -147 2036 Total out migration: 6,005 2035 Total out migration: 5,983 2034 Total out migration: 5,964 2033 Total out migration: 5,946 2032 Total out migration: 5,927 2031 Total out migration: 5,912 2030 Total out migration: 5,899 2029 Total out migration: 5,889 2028 Total out migration: 5,878 2027 Total out migration: 5,872 2026 Total out migration: 5,871 2025 Total out migration: 5,871 2024 Total out migration: 5,877 2023 Total out migration: 5,885 2022 Total out migration: 5,896 2021 Total out migration: 5,905 2020 Total out migration: 5,916 2019 Total out migration: 5,933 2018 Total out migration: 5,952 2017 Total out migration: 5,967 2016 Total out migration: 5,968 2015 Total out migration: 6,008 2014 Total out migration: 6,074 2013 Total out migration: 6,100 2012 Total out migration: 6,171 2036 Total in migration: 6,450 2035 Total in migration: 6,411 2034 Total in migration: 6,364 2033 Total in migration: 6,306 2032 Total in migration: 6,280 2031 Total in migration: 6,200 2030 Total in migration: 6,172 2029 Total in migration: 6,130 2028 Total in migration: 6,095 2027 Total in migration: 6,034 2026 Total in migration: 6,020 2025 Total in migration: 5,994 2024 Total in migration: 5,952 2023 Total in migration: 5,928 2022 Total in migration: 5,901 2021 Total in migration: 5,963 2020 Total in migration: 5,939 2019 Total in migration: 5,893 2018 Total in migration: 5,894 2017 Total in migration: 5,944 2016 Total in migration: 6,074 2015 Total in migration: 5,730 2014 Total in migration: 5,576 2013 Total in migration: 5,963 2012 Total in migration: 6,024 2036 Total net migration: 445 2035 Total net migration: 427 2034 Total net migration: 399 2033 Total net migration: 360 2032 Total net migration: 353 2031 Total net migration: 288 2030 Total net migration: 273 2029 Total net migration: 240 2028 Total net migration: 217 2027 Total net migration: 162 2026 Total net migration: 149 2025 Total net migration: 123 2024 Total net migration: 75 2023 Total net migration: 43 2022 Total net migration: 5 2021 Total net migration: 58 2020 Total net migration: 24 2019 Total net migration: -40 2018 Total net migration: -59 2017 Total net migration: -23 2016 Total net migration: 106 2015 Total net migration: -278 2014 Total net migration: -498 2013 Total net migration: -136 2012 Total net migration: -147 2036 Total out migration: 6,005 2035 Total out migration: 5,983 2034 Total out migration: 5,964 2033 Total out migration: 5,946 2032 Total out migration: 5,927 2031 Total out migration: 5,912 2030 Total out migration: 5,899 2029 Total out migration: 5,889 2028 Total out migration: 5,878 2027 Total out migration: 5,872 2026 Total out migration: 5,871 2025 Total out migration: 5,871 2024 Total out migration: 5,877 2023 Total out migration: 5,885 2022 Total out migration: 5,896 2021 Total out migration: 5,905 2020 Total out migration: 5,916 2019 Total out migration: 5,933 2018 Total out migration: 5,952 2017 Total out migration: 5,967 2016 Total out migration: 5,968 2015 Total out migration: 6,008 2014 Total out migration: 6,074 2013 Total out migration: 6,100 2012 Total out migration: 6,171 2036 Total in migration: 6,450 2035 Total in migration: 6,411 2034 Total in migration: 6,364 2033 Total in migration: 6,306 2032 Total in migration: 6,280 2031 Total in migration: 6,200 2030 Total in migration: 6,172 2029 Total in migration: 6,130 2028 Total in migration: 6,095 2027 Total in migration: 6,034 2026 Total in migration: 6,020 2025 Total in migration: 5,994 2024 Total in migration: 5,952 2023 Total in migration: 5,928 2022 Total in migration: 5,901 2021 Total in migration: 5,963 2020 Total in migration: 5,939 2019 Total in migration: 5,893 2018 Total in migration: 5,894 2017 Total in migration: 5,944 2016 Total in migration: 6,074 2015 Total in migration: 5,730 2014 Total in migration: 5,576 2013 Total in migration: 5,963 2012 Total in migration: 6,024
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, May 2016.
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