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Mosman Council area

Population, households and dwellings

The number of dwellings in the Mosman Council area is forecast to grow from 13,015 in 2011 to 13,855 in 2026, with the average household size falling from 2.34 to 2.33 by 2026.

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in the Mosman Council area. The period 2011 to 2026, as the short to medium term, is likely to be the most accurate and useful forecast information for immediate planning purposes.

It is important to look at the relationship between population and average household size. If the average household size is falling, then there will need to be growth in the number of households (and dwellings for them to live in) to maintain or grow the population.

Forecast population, households and dwellings
Mosman Council areaForecast year
Summary201120162021202620312036
Population29,34730,48931,06331,40031,77032,125
Change in population (5yrs)--1,143573337370355
Average annual change--0.77%0.37%0.22%0.23%0.22%
Households12,35212,69513,01113,28313,51913,708
Average household size2.342.372.362.332.322.31
Population in non private dwellings405405405405405405
Dwellings13,01513,26513,57013,85514,10314,298
Dwelling occupancy rate94.9195.7095.8895.8795.8695.87

Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id , the population experts, September 2014.

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2036 Average household size: 2.31 2035 Average household size: 2.31 2034 Average household size: 2.32 2033 Average household size: 2.32 2032 Average household size: 2.32 2031 Average household size: 2.32 2030 Average household size: 2.32 2029 Average household size: 2.32 2028 Average household size: 2.33 2027 Average household size: 2.33 2026 Average household size: 2.33 2025 Average household size: 2.34 2024 Average household size: 2.34 2023 Average household size: 2.35 2022 Average household size: 2.35 2021 Average household size: 2.36 2020 Average household size: 2.36 2019 Average household size: 2.36 2018 Average household size: 2.36 2017 Average household size: 2.37 2016 Average household size: 2.37 2015 Average household size: 2.37 2014 Average household size: 2.36 2013 Average household size: 2.35 2012 Average household size: 2.34 2011 Average household size: 2.34 2036 Average household size: 2.31 2035 Average household size: 2.31 2034 Average household size: 2.32 2033 Average household size: 2.32 2032 Average household size: 2.32 2031 Average household size: 2.32 2030 Average household size: 2.32 2029 Average household size: 2.32 2028 Average household size: 2.33 2027 Average household size: 2.33 2026 Average household size: 2.33 2025 Average household size: 2.34 2024 Average household size: 2.34 2023 Average household size: 2.35 2022 Average household size: 2.35 2021 Average household size: 2.36 2020 Average household size: 2.36 2019 Average household size: 2.36 2018 Average household size: 2.36 2017 Average household size: 2.37 2016 Average household size: 2.37 2015 Average household size: 2.37 2014 Average household size: 2.36 2013 Average household size: 2.35 2012 Average household size: 2.34 2036 Households: 13,708 2035 Households: 13,671 2034 Households: 13,633 2033 Households: 13,596 2032 Households: 13,559 2031 Households: 13,521 2030 Households: 13,484 2029 Households: 13,433 2028 Households: 13,378 2027 Households: 13,328 2026 Households: 13,284 2025 Households: 13,235 2024 Households: 13,186 2023 Households: 13,128 2022 Households: 13,069 2021 Households: 13,011 2020 Households: 12,962 2019 Households: 12,913 2018 Households: 12,861 2017 Households: 12,779 2016 Households: 12,696 2015 Households: 12,627 2014 Households: 12,546 2013 Households: 12,456 2012 Households: 12,389 2011 Households: 12,354 2036 Total population: 32,125 2035 Total population: 32,051 2034 Total population: 31,975 2033 Total population: 31,899 2032 Total population: 31,835 2031 Total population: 31,770 2030 Total population: 31,716 2029 Total population: 31,627 2028 Total population: 31,534 2027 Total population: 31,460 2026 Total population: 31,400 2025 Total population: 31,339 2024 Total population: 31,276 2023 Total population: 31,204 2022 Total population: 31,132 2021 Total population: 31,063 2020 Total population: 30,991 2019 Total population: 30,913 2018 Total population: 30,811 2017 Total population: 30,661 2016 Total population: 30,489 2015 Total population: 30,280 2014 Total population: 29,972 2013 Total population: 29,661 2012 Total population: 29,420 2011 Total population: 29,347
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, September 2014.

Key findings

In 2011, the total population of the Mosman Council area was estimated to be 29,347 people. It is expected to increase by over 2,000 people to 31,400 by 2026, at an average annual growth rate of 0.45%. This is based on an increase of over 930 households during the period, with the average number of persons per household falling from 2.34 to 2.33 by 2026.

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