Colac Otway Shire
450 people were estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in Colac Otway Shire in 2017.
Residential non-private dwellings include aged care facilities as well as defence force facilities, hospitals, prisons, staff quarters and boarding houses. As a general rule, an increase in people aged 18 to 24 living in non-private dwellings indicates a growth in student accommodation, defence force facilities or prisons. Similarly an increase in people aged over 75 living in non-private dwellings indicates growth in aged care facilities.
|Persons in non-private dwellings|
|Colac Otway Shire||Year||Change between 2011 and 2036|
|Area||2011||2036||Total change||Aged 18 to 24 years||Aged 75+ years|
|Colac Otway Shire||450||480||+30||0||+29||480||10||2017||450||0|
|Colac - Central||160||190||+30||0||+30||190||100||2017||159||0|
|Colac - East||240||240||0||0||0||240||110||2017||239||0|
|Colac - West||0||0||0||0||0||0||120||2017||0||0|
|Great Ocean Road - Otways||48||48||0||0||0||48||140||2017||48||0|
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id (opens a new window), the population experts, September 2014.
There were 450 people estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in Colac Otway Shire in 2011. The number of persons in non-private dwellings in Colac Otway Shire is expected to increase to 480 persons in 2026 and remain the same at 480 persons in 2036.
Between 2011 and 2026, Colac - Central is forecast to experience the greatest change, with a gain of 30 persons in non-private dwellings. This is due to an increase of persons in non-private dwellings aged 75 years and over, which is predominantly aged care.