Glenelg ShirePopulation forecast
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Glenelg Shire

Non-private dwellings

354 people were estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in Glenelg 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
Glenelg ShireYearChange between 2011 and 2036
Area20112036Total changeAged 18 to 24 yearsAged 75+ years
Glenelg Shire315474+1590+159
Casterton8888000
Glenelg Rural1717000
Heywood5858000
Portland (Central)65145+800+80
Portland (South)88167+790+78
Portland Surrounds00000

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

Key findings

There were 315 people estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in Glenelg Shire in 2011. The number of persons in non-private dwellings in Glenelg Shire is expected to increase to 354 persons in 2021 and with a gain 474 persons in 2036.

Between 2011 and 2021, Portland (Central) is forecast to experience the greatest change, with a gain of 80 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.

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