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Glenelg Shire

Population, households and dwellings

The number of dwellings in Glenelg Shire is forecast to grow from 9,596 in 2011 to 10,445 in 2021, with the average household size falling from 2.34 to 2.20 by 2021.

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in Glenelg Shire. The period 2011 to 2021, as the short to medium term, is likely to be the most accurate and useful forecast information for immediate planning purposes.

It is important to look at the relationship between population and average household size. If the average household size is falling, then there will need to be growth in the number of households (and dwellings for them to live in) to maintain or grow the population.

Forecast population, households and dwellings
Glenelg ShireForecast year
Summary201120162021202620312036
Population19,82219,76719,91020,21820,58921,046
Change in population (5yrs)---55143307372457
Average annual change---0.06%0.14%0.31%0.37%0.44%
Households8,3468,5428,7708,9979,2289,457
Average household size2.342.272.232.202.182.18
Population in non private dwellings315354354394434474
Dwellings9,5969,85110,14510,44510,74511,045
Dwelling occupancy rate86.9786.7186.4586.1485.8885.62

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

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2036 Average household size: 2.18 2035 Average household size: 2.18 2034 Average household size: 2.18 2033 Average household size: 2.18 2032 Average household size: 2.18 2031 Average household size: 2.18 2030 Average household size: 2.19 2029 Average household size: 2.19 2028 Average household size: 2.19 2027 Average household size: 2.20 2026 Average household size: 2.20 2025 Average household size: 2.21 2024 Average household size: 2.21 2023 Average household size: 2.22 2022 Average household size: 2.22 2021 Average household size: 2.23 2020 Average household size: 2.24 2019 Average household size: 2.25 2018 Average household size: 2.25 2017 Average household size: 2.26 2016 Average household size: 2.27 2015 Average household size: 2.28 2014 Average household size: 2.30 2013 Average household size: 2.31 2012 Average household size: 2.33 2011 Average household size: 2.34 2036 Average household size: 2.18 2035 Average household size: 2.18 2034 Average household size: 2.18 2033 Average household size: 2.18 2032 Average household size: 2.18 2031 Average household size: 2.18 2030 Average household size: 2.19 2029 Average household size: 2.19 2028 Average household size: 2.19 2027 Average household size: 2.20 2026 Average household size: 2.20 2025 Average household size: 2.21 2024 Average household size: 2.21 2023 Average household size: 2.22 2022 Average household size: 2.22 2021 Average household size: 2.23 2020 Average household size: 2.24 2019 Average household size: 2.25 2018 Average household size: 2.25 2017 Average household size: 2.26 2016 Average household size: 2.27 2015 Average household size: 2.28 2014 Average household size: 2.30 2013 Average household size: 2.31 2012 Average household size: 2.33 2036 Households: 9,456 2035 Households: 9,410 2034 Households: 9,365 2033 Households: 9,319 2032 Households: 9,274 2031 Households: 9,228 2030 Households: 9,182 2029 Households: 9,136 2028 Households: 9,090 2027 Households: 9,045 2026 Households: 8,999 2025 Households: 8,953 2024 Households: 8,906 2023 Households: 8,860 2022 Households: 8,814 2021 Households: 8,768 2020 Households: 8,722 2019 Households: 8,675 2018 Households: 8,629 2017 Households: 8,583 2016 Households: 8,541 2015 Households: 8,507 2014 Households: 8,470 2013 Households: 8,428 2012 Households: 8,385 2011 Households: 8,348 2036 Total population: 21,046 2035 Total population: 20,960 2034 Total population: 20,872 2033 Total population: 20,786 2032 Total population: 20,668 2031 Total population: 20,589 2030 Total population: 20,513 2029 Total population: 20,441 2028 Total population: 20,372 2027 Total population: 20,269 2026 Total population: 20,218 2025 Total population: 20,156 2024 Total population: 20,093 2023 Total population: 20,038 2022 Total population: 19,954 2021 Total population: 19,910 2020 Total population: 19,867 2019 Total population: 19,836 2018 Total population: 19,803 2017 Total population: 19,775 2016 Total population: 19,767 2015 Total population: 19,769 2014 Total population: 19,804 2013 Total population: 19,836 2012 Total population: 19,814 2011 Total population: 19,822
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2015.

Key findings

In 2011, the total population of Glenelg Shire was estimated to be 19,822 people. It is expected to increase by over 390 people to 20,218 by 2021, at an average annual growth rate of 0.20%. This is based on an increase of over 650 households during the period, with the average number of persons per household falling from 2.34 to 2.20 by 2021.

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