Corangamite 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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Corangamite Shire

Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in Corangamite Shire was 'Couples without dependents', and by 2026 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Couples without dependents'.

Analysing the future household structure in Corangamite Shire, especially in conjunction with age structure, provides insight to the role the area plays in the housing market. Some areas, usually with separate housing stock, are dominated by families. Others, with more dense housing in inner city locations have significant numbers of lone person households and couples without dependents.

Forecast household types
Corangamite Shire201620262036Change between 2016 and 2036
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents1,73025.51,65023.41,60921.9-121
Couples without dependents2,16832.02,34733.32,47333.7+305
Group households1522.21752.51842.5+32
Lone person households2,11531.22,28532.42,45733.5+342
One parent family5598.25427.75527.5-7
Other families530.8560.8570.8+4

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

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2036: 57 One parent family, 2036: 552 Lone person households, 2036: 2,457 Group households, 2036: 184 Couples without dependents, 2036: 2,473 Couple families with dependents, 2036: 1,609 Other families, 2026: 56 One parent family, 2026: 542 Lone person households, 2026: 2,285 Group households, 2026: 175 Couples without dependents, 2026: 2,347 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 1,650 Other families, 2016: 53 One parent family, 2016: 559 Lone person households, 2016: 2,115 Group households, 2016: 152 Couples without dependents, 2016: 2,168 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 1,730
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2017.
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2036
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2036 Forecast change in Other families,  2026 to 2036: 1 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2036: 10 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2036: 172 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2036: 9 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2036: 126 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2036: -41 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2026: 3 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2026: -17 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2026: 170 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2026: 23 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2026: 179 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2026: -80
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2017.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in Corangamite Shire was Couples without dependents, which accounted for 32.0% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Couples without dependents, which will increase by 179 households and account for 33.3% of all households.

In contrast Couple families with dependents is forecast to decrease by 80 households, to comprise 23.4% of all households in 2026, compared to 25.5% in 2016.

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