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City of Canterbury Bankstown

Household types

In 2011, the dominant household type in City of Canterbury Bankstown 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 Canterbury Bankstown, 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 Canterbury Bankstown201120262036Change between 2011 and 2036
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents44,52239.554,30738.058,97337.1+14,451
Couples without dependents21,97819.531,89822.336,93323.2+14,955
Group households2,9332.63,7772.64,1432.6+1,210
Lone person households22,96320.427,70619.431,04419.5+8,081
One parent family14,50912.917,89112.520,01512.6+5,506
Other families5,7415.17,2905.17,9965.0+2,255

Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id , the population experts, July 2017.

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2036: 7,996 One parent family, 2036: 20,015 Lone person households, 2036: 31,044 Group households, 2036: 4,143 Couples without dependents, 2036: 36,933 Couple families with dependents, 2036: 58,973 Other families, 2026: 7,290 One parent family, 2026: 17,891 Lone person households, 2026: 27,706 Group households, 2026: 3,777 Couples without dependents, 2026: 31,898 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 54,307 Other families, 2011: 5,741 One parent family, 2011: 14,509 Lone person households, 2011: 22,963 Group households, 2011: 2,933 Couples without dependents, 2011: 21,978 Couple families with dependents, 2011: 44,522
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, July 2017.
Forecast change in household types, 2011 to 2036
Forecast change in household types, 2011 to 2036 Forecast change in Other families,  2026 to 2036: 706 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2036: 2,124 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2036: 3,338 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2036: 366 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2036: 5,035 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2036: 4,666 Forecast change in Other families,  2011 to 2026: 1,549 Forecast change in One parent family,  2011 to 2026: 3,382 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2011 to 2026: 4,743 Forecast change in Group households,  2011 to 2026: 844 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2011 to 2026: 9,920 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2011 to 2026: 9,785
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, July 2017.

Key findings

In 2011, the dominant household type in City of Canterbury Bankstown was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 39.5% of all households.

The largest increase between 2011 and 2026 is forecast to be in Couples without dependents, which will increase by 9,920 households and account for 22.3% of all households.

In contrast Group households is forecast to increase by 844 households, to comprise 2.6% of all households in 2026, compared to 2.6% in 2011.

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