What is forecast.id?
forecast.id is a comprehensive online demographic forecast which shows how the population will change between 2011 and 2041. It helps council staff and community organisations understand the likely outcomes of current population trends and council policies on the future population of the area.
forecast.id is designed to answer the questions:
- How will our community change in the future?
- What is driving these changes?
- Where and when should we allocate resources to communities?
The City of Darebin forecast has been developed as a website linked to your Council website for ease of access by staff and the community, it can also be accessed directly at:
What does it look like?
Information is presented in a variety of formats. These include charts showing changes over time, tables with detailed age and household type data, and interactive maps showing the spatial distribution of change over selectable time periods.