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Net migration by age

The age group with the highest net migration in the City of Moonee Valley is 20-24 year olds, this is forecast to occur in the period between 2016 to 2021.

Migration is one of the most important components of population change. Once you have established the amount of development activity in an area, the next step is to make assumptions about who will move into the area as well as who is leaving the area.

Net migration by age is an excellent way of understanding housing markets. The most mobile age groups in the population are young adults. They tend to move to attend educational institutions, seek work and express a change in lifestyle. Market research has shown that empty nesters are more likely to move to smaller accommodation when appropriate and affordable alternative housing is supplied in the local area that is accessible to established social networks.

Select each small area to see how migration patterns differ for each area across City of Moonee Valley depending on their housing markets and stage in the suburb life cycle.

Between 2011-2026 Migration assumptions influenced by:

  • New housing opportunities across the City, which are expected to attract a range of household types predominantly young singles and couples (18-29)
  • Some loss of young and mature families (0-9 and 30-44) in the longer term (post 2021)
  • Loss of empty-nesters and retirees downsizing, some accessing coastal, rural and resort areas
Forecast net migration by age group
Forecast net migration by age group Persons aged 85+,  2021 to 2026: 124 Persons aged 80-84,  2021 to 2026: 64 Persons aged 75-79,  2021 to 2026: 31 Persons aged 70-74,  2021 to 2026: -167 Persons aged 65-69,  2021 to 2026: -266 Persons aged 60-64,  2021 to 2026: -322 Persons aged 55-59,  2021 to 2026: -327 Persons aged 50-54,  2021 to 2026: -96 Persons aged 45-49,  2021 to 2026: 232 Persons aged 40-44,  2021 to 2026: 319 Persons aged 35-39,  2021 to 2026: 288 Persons aged 30-34,  2021 to 2026: 531 Persons aged 25-29,  2021 to 2026: 2,098 Persons aged 20-24,  2021 to 2026: 3,585 Persons aged 15-19,  2021 to 2026: 2,087 Persons aged 10-14,  2021 to 2026: 144 Persons aged 5-9,  2021 to 2026: -136 Persons aged 0-4,  2021 to 2026: -724 0 2016 to 2021: 115 0 2016 to 2021: 46 0 2016 to 2021: 64 0 2016 to 2021: -134 0 2016 to 2021: -219 0 2016 to 2021: -267 0 2016 to 2021: -238 0 2016 to 2021: 17 0 2016 to 2021: 300 0 2016 to 2021: 632 0 2016 to 2021: 755 0 2016 to 2021: 1,008 0 2016 to 2021: 2,538 0 2016 to 2021: 3,682 0 2016 to 2021: 2,090 0 2016 to 2021: 427 0 2016 to 2021: 100 0 2016 to 2021: -337 Persons aged 85+,  2011 to 2016: 33 Persons aged 80-84,  2011 to 2016: -33 Persons aged 75-79,  2011 to 2016: -56 Persons aged 70-74,  2011 to 2016: -132 Persons aged 65-69,  2011 to 2016: -221 Persons aged 60-64,  2011 to 2016: -285 Persons aged 55-59,  2011 to 2016: -312 Persons aged 50-54,  2011 to 2016: -130 Persons aged 45-49,  2011 to 2016: 66 Persons aged 40-44,  2011 to 2016: 178 Persons aged 35-39,  2011 to 2016: 507 Persons aged 30-34,  2011 to 2016: 507 Persons aged 25-29,  2011 to 2016: 1,295 Persons aged 20-24,  2011 to 2016: 2,377 Persons aged 15-19,  2011 to 2016: 1,518 Persons aged 10-14,  2011 to 2016: 208 Persons aged 5-9,  2011 to 2016: 106 Persons aged 0-4,  2011 to 2016: -520 Persons aged 85+,  2021 to 2026: 124 Persons aged 80-84,  2021 to 2026: 64 Persons aged 75-79,  2021 to 2026: 31 Persons aged 70-74,  2021 to 2026: -167 Persons aged 65-69,  2021 to 2026: -266 Persons aged 60-64,  2021 to 2026: -322 Persons aged 55-59,  2021 to 2026: -327 Persons aged 50-54,  2021 to 2026: -96 Persons aged 45-49,  2021 to 2026: 232 Persons aged 40-44,  2021 to 2026: 319 Persons aged 35-39,  2021 to 2026: 288 Persons aged 30-34,  2021 to 2026: 531 Persons aged 25-29,  2021 to 2026: 2,098 Persons aged 20-24,  2021 to 2026: 3,585 Persons aged 15-19,  2021 to 2026: 2,087 Persons aged 10-14,  2021 to 2026: 144 Persons aged 5-9,  2021 to 2026: -136 Persons aged 0-4,  2021 to 2026: -724 0 2016 to 2021: 115 0 2016 to 2021: 46 0 2016 to 2021: 64 0 2016 to 2021: -134 0 2016 to 2021: -219 0 2016 to 2021: -267 0 2016 to 2021: -238 0 2016 to 2021: 17 0 2016 to 2021: 300 0 2016 to 2021: 632 0 2016 to 2021: 755 0 2016 to 2021: 1,008 0 2016 to 2021: 2,538 0 2016 to 2021: 3,682 0 2016 to 2021: 2,090 0 2016 to 2021: 427 0 2016 to 2021: 100 0 2016 to 2021: -337 Persons aged 85+,  2011 to 2016: 33 Persons aged 80-84,  2011 to 2016: -33 Persons aged 75-79,  2011 to 2016: -56 Persons aged 70-74,  2011 to 2016: -132 Persons aged 65-69,  2011 to 2016: -221 Persons aged 60-64,  2011 to 2016: -285 Persons aged 55-59,  2011 to 2016: -312 Persons aged 50-54,  2011 to 2016: -130 Persons aged 45-49,  2011 to 2016: 66 Persons aged 40-44,  2011 to 2016: 178 Persons aged 35-39,  2011 to 2016: 507 Persons aged 30-34,  2011 to 2016: 507 Persons aged 25-29,  2011 to 2016: 1,295 Persons aged 20-24,  2011 to 2016: 2,377 Persons aged 15-19,  2011 to 2016: 1,518 Persons aged 10-14,  2011 to 2016: 208 Persons aged 5-9,  2011 to 2016: 106 Persons aged 0-4,  2011 to 2016: -520
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, June 2017.
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