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The Colac Otway Shire population forecast for 2017 is 21,265, and is forecast to grow to 23,725 by 2036.

The Colac Otway Shire 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 September 2014 by .id, the population experts, on behalf of Colac Otway Shire. Forecasts are available for each year from 2011 to 2036.

Forecast population
Forecast population 2036 forecast population: 23,725 2035 forecast population: 23,567 2034 forecast population: 23,404 2033 forecast population: 23,249 2032 forecast population: 23,101 2031 forecast population: 22,947 2030 forecast population: 22,803 2029 forecast population: 22,663 2028 forecast population: 22,528 2027 forecast population: 22,393 2026 forecast population: 22,280 2025 forecast population: 22,163 2024 forecast population: 22,048 2023 forecast population: 21,942 2022 forecast population: 21,847 2021 forecast population: 21,715 2020 forecast population: 21,592 2019 forecast population: 21,476 2018 forecast population: 21,375 2017 forecast population: 21,265 2016 forecast population: 21,168 2015 forecast population: 21,057 2014 forecast population: 20,968 2013 forecast population: 20,926 2012 forecast population: 20,876 2011 forecast population: 20,807
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id, September 2014.
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