East Gippsland Shire
642 people were estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in East Gippsland 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|
|East Gippsland Shire||Year||Change between 2011 and 2036|
|Area||2011||2036||Total change||Aged 18 to 24 years||Aged 75+ years|
|East Gippsland Shire||594||943||+349||0||+349||793||10||2017||642||0|
|Lakes Entrance & District||161||221||+60||0||+60||191||110||2017||161||0|
|Metung - Nungurner & District||5||5||0||0||0||5||130||2017||4||0|
|Orbost - Marlo & District||59||59||0||0||0||59||140||2017||58||0|
|Rural Far East||3||3||0||0||0||3||170||2017||2||0|
|Twin Rivers - Bruthen & District||1||1||0||0||0||1||200||2017||1||0|
|Wy Yung - Lucknow - East Bairnsdale||10||59||+49||0||+49||59||210||2017||59||0|
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id (opens a new window), the population experts, August 2016.
There were 594 people estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in East Gippsland Shire in 2011. The number of persons in non-private dwellings in East Gippsland Shire is expected to increase to 793 persons in 2026 and with a gain 943 persons in 2036.
Between 2011 and 2026, Bairnsdale is forecast to experience the greatest change, with a gain of 120 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.