City of Kingston
Components of population change
The greatest population change for the City of Kingston is forecast for the period from 2017 to 2021, which is expected to have a net increase of 9,313 people.
There are two ways in which populations can change, through net migration and/or through natural increase (births minus deaths). Some areas are more driven by one or other of these factors. Migration is largely driven by housing development, whereas natural increase is a function of the age of the population.
|Components of population change|
|City of Kingston||Forecast period|
|Component||2012 to 2016||2017 to 2021||2022 to 2026||2027 to 2031||2032 to 2036|
|Change in persons in non-private dwellings||2||121||179||123||123||132|
|Total population change||7,719||9,314||7,978||6,701||5,199|
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id (opens a new window), the population experts, June 2015.