City of CanningPopulation forecast
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This forecast has been updated with 2016 Census dwelling counts and the 2016 Estimated Resident Population. More information can be found here.

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City of Canning

Household types

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

Analysing the future household structure in City of Canning, 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
City of Canning201620262036Change between 2016 and 2036
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents11,57234.912,67632.013,95830.4+2,386
Couples without dependents8,88326.811,34928.713,44729.3+4,564
Group households1,8945.72,4766.32,9346.4+1,040
Lone person households6,26118.97,61519.29,26120.2+3,000
One parent family3,0959.33,6249.24,1369.0+1,041
Other families1,4554.41,8634.72,1824.8+727

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

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2036: 2,182 One parent family, 2036: 4,136 Lone person households, 2036: 9,261 Group households, 2036: 2,934 Couples without dependents, 2036: 13,447 Couple families with dependents, 2036: 13,958 Other families, 2026: 1,863 One parent family, 2026: 3,624 Lone person households, 2026: 7,615 Group households, 2026: 2,476 Couples without dependents, 2026: 11,349 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 12,676 Other families, 2016: 1,455 One parent family, 2016: 3,095 Lone person households, 2016: 6,261 Group households, 2016: 1,894 Couples without dependents, 2016: 8,883 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 11,572
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, September 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: 319 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2036: 512 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2036: 1,646 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2036: 458 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2036: 2,098 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2036: 1,282 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2026: 408 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2026: 529 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2026: 1,354 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2026: 582 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2026: 2,466 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2026: 1,104
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, September 2017.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in the City of Canning was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 34.9% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Couples without dependents, which will increase by 2,466 households and account for 28.7% of all households.

In contrast Other families is forecast to increase by 408 households, to comprise 4.7% of all households in 2026, compared to 4.4% in 2016.

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