City of Canterbury BankstownPopulation forecast
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City of Canterbury Bankstown

Population, households and dwellings

The number of dwellings in City of Canterbury Bankstown is forecast to grow from 115,309 in 2011 to 146,028 in 2026, with the average household size falling from 2.95 to 2.93 by 2026.

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in City of Canterbury Bankstown. The period 2011 to 2026, as the short to medium term, is likely to be the most accurate and useful forecast information for immediate planning purposes.

It is important to look at the relationship between population and average household size. If the average household size is falling, then there will need to be growth in the number of households (and dwellings for them to live in) to maintain or grow the population.

Forecast population, households and dwellings
City of Canterbury BankstownForecast year
Summary201120162021202620312036
Population335,885360,216394,616424,406445,984466,408
Change in population (5yrs)--24,33134,40029,79021,57720,424
Average annual change--1.41%1.84%1.47%1.00%0.90%
Households112,645120,685132,126142,869151,120159,106
Average household size2.952.952.942.932.912.89
Population in non private dwellings3,3434,2565,5345,8546,2736,338
Dwellings115,309122,846134,848146,028154,375162,428
Dwelling occupancy rate97.6998.2497.9897.8497.8997.95

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

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2036 Average household size: 2.89 2035 Average household size: 2.89 2034 Average household size: 2.90 2033 Average household size: 2.90 2032 Average household size: 2.91 2031 Average household size: 2.91 2030 Average household size: 2.91 2029 Average household size: 2.92 2028 Average household size: 2.92 2027 Average household size: 2.93 2026 Average household size: 2.93 2025 Average household size: 2.93 2024 Average household size: 2.94 2023 Average household size: 2.94 2022 Average household size: 2.94 2021 Average household size: 2.94 2020 Average household size: 2.95 2019 Average household size: 2.95 2018 Average household size: 2.95 2017 Average household size: 2.95 2016 Average household size: 2.95 2015 Average household size: 2.95 2014 Average household size: 2.94 2013 Average household size: 2.95 2012 Average household size: 2.95 2011 Average household size: 2.95 2036 Average household size: 2.89 2035 Average household size: 2.89 2034 Average household size: 2.90 2033 Average household size: 2.90 2032 Average household size: 2.91 2031 Average household size: 2.91 2030 Average household size: 2.91 2029 Average household size: 2.92 2028 Average household size: 2.92 2027 Average household size: 2.93 2026 Average household size: 2.93 2025 Average household size: 2.93 2024 Average household size: 2.94 2023 Average household size: 2.94 2022 Average household size: 2.94 2021 Average household size: 2.94 2020 Average household size: 2.95 2019 Average household size: 2.95 2018 Average household size: 2.95 2017 Average household size: 2.95 2016 Average household size: 2.95 2015 Average household size: 2.95 2014 Average household size: 2.94 2013 Average household size: 2.95 2012 Average household size: 2.95 2036 Households: 159,103 2035 Households: 157,485 2034 Households: 155,852 2033 Households: 154,256 2032 Households: 152,671 2031 Households: 151,116 2030 Households: 149,604 2029 Households: 148,009 2028 Households: 146,354 2027 Households: 144,673 2026 Households: 142,869 2025 Households: 140,963 2024 Households: 138,878 2023 Households: 136,753 2022 Households: 134,422 2021 Households: 132,118 2020 Households: 129,878 2019 Households: 127,484 2018 Households: 125,150 2017 Households: 122,776 2016 Households: 120,686 2015 Households: 118,163 2014 Households: 115,807 2013 Households: 114,364 2012 Households: 113,502 2011 Households: 112,646 2036 Total population: 466,408 2035 Total population: 462,214 2034 Total population: 458,010 2033 Total population: 453,926 2032 Total population: 449,946 2031 Total population: 445,984 2030 Total population: 442,223 2029 Total population: 438,242 2028 Total population: 433,952 2027 Total population: 429,585 2026 Total population: 424,406 2025 Total population: 419,375 2024 Total population: 413,759 2023 Total population: 407,956 2022 Total population: 401,410 2021 Total population: 394,616 2020 Total population: 388,054 2019 Total population: 380,883 2018 Total population: 373,510 2017 Total population: 366,623 2016 Total population: 360,216 2015 Total population: 352,226 2014 Total population: 344,817 2013 Total population: 340,952 2012 Total population: 338,280 2011 Total population: 335,885
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, July 2017.

Key findings

In 2011, the total population of City of Canterbury Bankstown was estimated to be 335,885 people. It is expected to increase by over 88,500 people to 424,406 by 2026, at an average annual growth rate of 1.57%. This is based on an increase of over 30,200 households during the period, with the average number of persons per household falling from 2.95 to 2.93 by 2026.

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