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 to 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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