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Corangamite Shire

Household types

In 2011, 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 Shire201120262036Change between 2011 and 2036
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents1,92329.11,71224.51,64022.6-283
Couples without dependents1,97629.92,35233.72,51934.8+543
Group households1462.21772.51882.6+42
Lone person households1,90528.92,16031.02,31832.0+413
One parent family5949.05167.45207.2-74
Other families590.9570.8590.80

Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id , the population experts, December 2015.

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2036: 59 One parent family, 2036: 520 Lone person households, 2036: 2,318 Group households, 2036: 188 Couples without dependents, 2036: 2,519 Couple families with dependents, 2036: 1,640 Other families, 2026: 57 One parent family, 2026: 516 Lone person households, 2026: 2,160 Group households, 2026: 177 Couples without dependents, 2026: 2,352 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 1,712 Other families, 2011: 59 One parent family, 2011: 594 Lone person households, 2011: 1,905 Group households, 2011: 146 Couples without dependents, 2011: 1,976 Couple families with dependents, 2011: 1,923
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, December 2015.
Forecast change in household types, 2011 to 2036
Forecast change in household types, 2011 to 2036 Forecast change in Other families,  2026 to 2036: 2 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2036: 4 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2036: 158 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2036: 11 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2036: 167 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2036: -72 Forecast change in Other families,  2011 to 2026: -2 Forecast change in One parent family,  2011 to 2026: -78 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2011 to 2026: 255 Forecast change in Group households,  2011 to 2026: 31 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2011 to 2026: 376 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2011 to 2026: -211
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, December 2015.

Key findings

In 2011, the dominant household type in Corangamite Shire was Couples without dependents, which accounted for 29.9% of all households.

The largest increase between 2011 and 2026 is forecast to be in Couples without dependents, which will increase by 376 households and account for 33.7% of all households.

In contrast Couple families with dependents is forecast to decrease by 211 households, to comprise 24.5% of all households in 2026, compared to 29.1% in 2011.

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