Colac Otway ShirePopulation 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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Colac Otway Shire

Components of population change

The greatest population change for Colac Otway Shire is forecast for the period from 2017 to 2021, which is expected to have a net increase of 674 people.

There are two ways in which populations can change, through net migration and/or through natural increase (births minus deaths). Some areas are more driven by one or other of these factors. Migration is largely driven by housing development, whereas natural increase is a function of the age of the population.

Components of population change
Colac Otway ShireForecast period
Component2012 to 20162017 to 20212022 to 20262027 to 20312032 to 2036
Births--1,3211,2961,2871,300
Deaths--1,1531,2001,2591,308
Natural increase/decrease--1689629-8
Net migration--506515621547
Change in persons in non-private dwellings--03000

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

Forecast population change
Forecast population change 2036 forecast population change: 124 2035 forecast population change: 123 2034 forecast population change: 88 2033 forecast population change: 143 2032 forecast population change: 61 2031 forecast population change: 139 2030 forecast population change: 138 2029 forecast population change: 126 2028 forecast population change: 141 2027 forecast population change: 106 2026 forecast population change: 127 2025 forecast population change: 120 2024 forecast population change: 92 2023 forecast population change: 158 2022 forecast population change: 144 2021 forecast population change: 116 2020 forecast population change: 147 2019 forecast population change: 125 2018 forecast population change: 170 2017 forecast population change: 116
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2017.
Forecast births, deaths and natural increase/decrease
Forecast births, deaths and natural increase/decrease 2036 Natural increase: -3 2035 Natural increase: -3 2034 Natural increase: -2 2033 Natural increase: -1 2032 Natural increase: 0 2031 Natural increase: 1 2030 Natural increase: 3 2029 Natural increase: 6 2028 Natural increase: 8 2027 Natural increase: 10 2026 Natural increase: 13 2025 Natural increase: 16 2024 Natural increase: 20 2023 Natural increase: 22 2022 Natural increase: 26 2021 Natural increase: 29 2020 Natural increase: 33 2019 Natural increase: 35 2018 Natural increase: 36 2017 Natural increase: 35 2036 Total deaths: 264 2035 Total deaths: 263 2034 Total deaths: 262 2033 Total deaths: 260 2032 Total deaths: 259 2031 Total deaths: 257 2030 Total deaths: 254 2029 Total deaths: 252 2028 Total deaths: 249 2027 Total deaths: 247 2026 Total deaths: 244 2025 Total deaths: 242 2024 Total deaths: 240 2023 Total deaths: 238 2022 Total deaths: 235 2021 Total deaths: 233 2020 Total deaths: 230 2019 Total deaths: 230 2018 Total deaths: 229 2017 Total deaths: 231 2036 Total births: 262 2035 Total births: 260 2034 Total births: 260 2033 Total births: 259 2032 Total births: 259 2031 Total births: 258 2030 Total births: 258 2029 Total births: 257 2028 Total births: 257 2027 Total births: 257 2026 Total births: 258 2025 Total births: 258 2024 Total births: 260 2023 Total births: 260 2022 Total births: 261 2021 Total births: 262 2020 Total births: 263 2019 Total births: 265 2018 Total births: 265 2017 Total births: 266 2036 Natural increase: -3 2035 Natural increase: -3 2034 Natural increase: -2 2033 Natural increase: -1 2032 Natural increase: 0 2031 Natural increase: 1 2030 Natural increase: 3 2029 Natural increase: 6 2028 Natural increase: 8 2027 Natural increase: 10 2026 Natural increase: 13 2025 Natural increase: 16 2024 Natural increase: 20 2023 Natural increase: 22 2022 Natural increase: 26 2021 Natural increase: 29 2020 Natural increase: 33 2019 Natural increase: 35 2018 Natural increase: 36 2017 Natural increase: 35 2036 Total deaths: 264 2035 Total deaths: 263 2034 Total deaths: 262 2033 Total deaths: 260 2032 Total deaths: 259 2031 Total deaths: 257 2030 Total deaths: 254 2029 Total deaths: 252 2028 Total deaths: 249 2027 Total deaths: 247 2026 Total deaths: 244 2025 Total deaths: 242 2024 Total deaths: 240 2023 Total deaths: 238 2022 Total deaths: 235 2021 Total deaths: 233 2020 Total deaths: 230 2019 Total deaths: 230 2018 Total deaths: 229 2017 Total deaths: 231 2036 Total births: 262 2035 Total births: 260 2034 Total births: 260 2033 Total births: 259 2032 Total births: 259 2031 Total births: 258 2030 Total births: 258 2029 Total births: 257 2028 Total births: 257 2027 Total births: 257 2026 Total births: 258 2025 Total births: 258 2024 Total births: 260 2023 Total births: 260 2022 Total births: 261 2021 Total births: 262 2020 Total births: 263 2019 Total births: 265 2018 Total births: 265 2017 Total births: 266
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2017.
Forecast in, out and net migration
Forecast in, out and net migration 2036 Total net migration: 126 2035 Total net migration: 126 2034 Total net migration: 90 2033 Total net migration: 144 2032 Total net migration: 61 2031 Total net migration: 138 2030 Total net migration: 134 2029 Total net migration: 120 2028 Total net migration: 133 2027 Total net migration: 96 2026 Total net migration: 114 2025 Total net migration: 104 2024 Total net migration: 72 2023 Total net migration: 136 2022 Total net migration: 89 2021 Total net migration: 87 2020 Total net migration: 114 2019 Total net migration: 90 2018 Total net migration: 134 2017 Total net migration: 81 2036 Total out migration: 1,879 2035 Total out migration: 1,869 2034 Total out migration: 1,862 2033 Total out migration: 1,851 2032 Total out migration: 1,846 2031 Total out migration: 1,835 2030 Total out migration: 1,825 2029 Total out migration: 1,816 2028 Total out migration: 1,806 2027 Total out migration: 1,792 2026 Total out migration: 1,786 2025 Total out migration: 1,779 2024 Total out migration: 1,778 2023 Total out migration: 1,770 2022 Total out migration: 1,757 2021 Total out migration: 1,751 2020 Total out migration: 1,741 2019 Total out migration: 1,737 2018 Total out migration: 1,727 2017 Total out migration: 1,713 2036 Total in migration: 2,005 2035 Total in migration: 1,995 2034 Total in migration: 1,952 2033 Total in migration: 1,995 2032 Total in migration: 1,906 2031 Total in migration: 1,973 2030 Total in migration: 1,959 2029 Total in migration: 1,936 2028 Total in migration: 1,939 2027 Total in migration: 1,888 2026 Total in migration: 1,900 2025 Total in migration: 1,883 2024 Total in migration: 1,850 2023 Total in migration: 1,906 2022 Total in migration: 1,845 2021 Total in migration: 1,837 2020 Total in migration: 1,856 2019 Total in migration: 1,827 2018 Total in migration: 1,862 2017 Total in migration: 1,794 2036 Total net migration: 126 2035 Total net migration: 126 2034 Total net migration: 90 2033 Total net migration: 144 2032 Total net migration: 61 2031 Total net migration: 138 2030 Total net migration: 134 2029 Total net migration: 120 2028 Total net migration: 133 2027 Total net migration: 96 2026 Total net migration: 114 2025 Total net migration: 104 2024 Total net migration: 72 2023 Total net migration: 136 2022 Total net migration: 89 2021 Total net migration: 87 2020 Total net migration: 114 2019 Total net migration: 90 2018 Total net migration: 134 2017 Total net migration: 81 2036 Total out migration: 1,879 2035 Total out migration: 1,869 2034 Total out migration: 1,862 2033 Total out migration: 1,851 2032 Total out migration: 1,846 2031 Total out migration: 1,835 2030 Total out migration: 1,825 2029 Total out migration: 1,816 2028 Total out migration: 1,806 2027 Total out migration: 1,792 2026 Total out migration: 1,786 2025 Total out migration: 1,779 2024 Total out migration: 1,778 2023 Total out migration: 1,770 2022 Total out migration: 1,757 2021 Total out migration: 1,751 2020 Total out migration: 1,741 2019 Total out migration: 1,737 2018 Total out migration: 1,727 2017 Total out migration: 1,713 2036 Total in migration: 2,005 2035 Total in migration: 1,995 2034 Total in migration: 1,952 2033 Total in migration: 1,995 2032 Total in migration: 1,906 2031 Total in migration: 1,973 2030 Total in migration: 1,959 2029 Total in migration: 1,936 2028 Total in migration: 1,939 2027 Total in migration: 1,888 2026 Total in migration: 1,900 2025 Total in migration: 1,883 2024 Total in migration: 1,850 2023 Total in migration: 1,906 2022 Total in migration: 1,845 2021 Total in migration: 1,837 2020 Total in migration: 1,856 2019 Total in migration: 1,827 2018 Total in migration: 1,862 2017 Total in migration: 1,794
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2017.
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