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Welcome to the Canberra Region Joint Organisation population forecasts

The Canberra Region Joint Organisation population forecast for 2017 is 216,578, and is forecast to grow to 264,074 by 2036.

The Canberra Region Joint Organisation population and household forecasts present what is driving population change in the community and how the population, age structure and household types will change each year between 2011 and 2036.

The forecasts are designed to provide community groups, Council, investors, business, students and the general public with knowledge to make confident decisions about the future.

These forecasts were last updated in April 2017 by .id, the population experts, on behalf of the Canberra Region Joint Organisation. Forecasts are available for each year from 2011 to 2036.

Forecast population
Forecast population 2036 forecast population: 264,074 2035 forecast population: 260,607 2034 forecast population: 257,117 2033 forecast population: 253,557 2032 forecast population: 250,119 2031 forecast population: 247,155 2030 forecast population: 244,586 2029 forecast population: 242,107 2028 forecast population: 239,707 2027 forecast population: 237,430 2026 forecast population: 235,063 2025 forecast population: 232,833 2024 forecast population: 230,575 2023 forecast population: 228,333 2022 forecast population: 226,113 2021 forecast population: 223,955 2020 forecast population: 222,002 2019 forecast population: 220,025 2018 forecast population: 218,315 2017 forecast population: 216,578 2016 forecast population: 215,044 2015 forecast population: 213,233 2014 forecast population: 211,608 2013 forecast population: 210,708 2012 forecast population: 209,610 2011 forecast population: 208,570
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id, April 2017.
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