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City of Perth

Non-private dwellings

2,168 people were estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in the City of Perth 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
City of PerthYearChange between 2011 and 2036
Area20112036Total changeAged 18 to 24 yearsAged 75+ years
City of Perth1,9432,169+2260+39
Crawley886886000
East Perth - Central210262+5200
East Perth - Claisebrook59139+800+38
East Perth - Riverside00000
Northbridge92136+4400
Perth - Central437487+500+1
Perth - West End218218000
West Perth4141000

Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id , the population experts, June 2016.

Key findings

There were 1,943 people estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in the City of Perth in 2011. The number of persons in non-private dwellings in the City of Perth is expected to increase to 2,169 persons in 2026 and remain the same at 2,169 persons in 2036.

Between 2011 and 2026, East Perth - Claisebrook 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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