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Household types

In 2011, the dominant household type in the City of Playford was 'Couple families with dependents', and by 2026 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Couple families with dependents'.

Analysing the future household structure in City of Playford, especially in conjunction with age structure, provides insight to the role the area plays in the housing market. Some areas, usually with separate housing stock, are dominated by families. Others, with more dense housing in inner city locations have significant numbers of lone person households and couples without dependents.

Forecast household types
City of Playford201120262036Change between 2011 and 2036
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents8,88128.812,49429.915,82131.6+6,940
Couples without dependents7,11123.110,65925.513,40526.7+6,294
Group households9943.21,1182.71,2912.6+297
Lone person households7,71425.010,17224.411,47522.9+3,761
One parent family5,31117.26,42115.47,13214.2+1,821
Other families8322.78932.11,0182.0+186

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

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2036: 1,018 One parent family, 2036: 7,132 Lone person households, 2036: 11,475 Group households, 2036: 1,291 Couples without dependents, 2036: 13,405 Couple families with dependents, 2036: 15,821 Other families, 2026: 893 One parent family, 2026: 6,421 Lone person households, 2026: 10,172 Group households, 2026: 1,118 Couples without dependents, 2026: 10,659 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 12,494 Other families, 2011: 832 One parent family, 2011: 5,311 Lone person households, 2011: 7,714 Group households, 2011: 994 Couples without dependents, 2011: 7,111 Couple families with dependents, 2011: 8,881
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2016.
Forecast change in household types, 2011 to 2036
Forecast change in household types, 2011 to 2036 Forecast change in Other families,  2026 to 2036: 125 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2036: 711 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2036: 1,303 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2036: 173 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2036: 2,746 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2036: 3,327 Forecast change in Other families,  2011 to 2026: 61 Forecast change in One parent family,  2011 to 2026: 1,110 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2011 to 2026: 2,458 Forecast change in Group households,  2011 to 2026: 124 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2011 to 2026: 3,548 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2011 to 2026: 3,613
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2016.

Key findings

In 2011, the dominant household type in the City of Playford was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 28.8% of all households.

The largest increase between 2011 and 2026 is forecast to be in Couple families with dependents, which will increase by 3,613 households and account for 29.9% of all households.

In contrast Other families is forecast to increase by 61 households, to comprise 2.1% of all households in 2026, compared to 2.7% in 2011.

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