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Welcome to the Moreland City Council population forecasts

The Moreland City Council population forecast for 2017 is 178,609, and is forecast to grow to 228,807 by 2036.

The Moreland City Council population and household forecasts present what is driving population change in the community and how the population, age structure and household types will change each year between 2011 and 2036.

The forecasts are designed to provide community groups, Council, investors, business, students and the general public with knowledge to make confident decisions about the future.

These forecasts were last updated in May 2017 by .id, the population experts, on behalf of the Moreland City Council. Forecasts are available for each year from 2011 to 2036.

Forecast population
Forecast population 2036 forecast population: 228,807 2035 forecast population: 227,450 2034 forecast population: 226,085 2033 forecast population: 224,718 2032 forecast population: 223,366 2031 forecast population: 221,938 2030 forecast population: 220,493 2029 forecast population: 218,862 2028 forecast population: 217,109 2027 forecast population: 215,265 2026 forecast population: 213,352 2025 forecast population: 211,397 2024 forecast population: 209,058 2023 forecast population: 206,568 2022 forecast population: 203,489 2021 forecast population: 200,163 2020 forecast population: 195,706 2019 forecast population: 190,711 2018 forecast population: 185,390 2017 forecast population: 178,609 2016 forecast population: 172,373 2015 forecast population: 168,888 2014 forecast population: 163,916 2013 forecast population: 160,505 2012 forecast population: 157,874 2011 forecast population: 154,245
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id, May 2017.

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