Shire of GinginPopulation 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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Shire of Gingin

Household types

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

Analysing the future household structure in Shire of Gingin, 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
Shire of Gingin201620262036Change between 2016 and 2036
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents56925.771426.486626.0+297
Couples without dependents92241.61,08940.31,34640.4+424
Group households371.7401.5481.4+11
Lone person households48321.861422.776322.9+280
One parent family1818.22168.02698.1+88
Other families241.1291.1361.1+12

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

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2036: 36 One parent family, 2036: 269 Lone person households, 2036: 763 Group households, 2036: 48 Couples without dependents, 2036: 1,346 Couple families with dependents, 2036: 866 Other families, 2026: 29 One parent family, 2026: 216 Lone person households, 2026: 614 Group households, 2026: 40 Couples without dependents, 2026: 1,089 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 714 Other families, 2016: 24 One parent family, 2016: 181 Lone person households, 2016: 483 Group households, 2016: 37 Couples without dependents, 2016: 922 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 569
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: 7 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2036: 53 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2036: 149 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2036: 8 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2036: 257 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2036: 152 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2026: 5 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2026: 35 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2026: 131 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2026: 3 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2026: 167 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2026: 145
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2017.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in the Shire of Gingin was Couples without dependents, which accounted for 41.6% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Couples without dependents, which will increase by 167 households and account for 40.3% of all households.

In contrast Group households is forecast to increase by 3 households, to comprise 1.5% of all households in 2026, compared to 1.7% in 2016.

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