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Welcome to Port Macquarie-Hastings Council area population forecasts

The Port Macquarie-Hastings Council area population forecast for 2017 is 80,261, and is forecast to grow to 102,926 by 2036.

The Port Macquarie-Hastings Council area 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 January 2014 by .id, the population experts, on behalf of Port Macquarie-Hastings Council area. Forecasts are available for each year from 2011 to 2036.

Forecast population
Forecast population 2036 forecast population: 102,926 2035 forecast population: 101,803 2034 forecast population: 100,681 2033 forecast population: 99,482 2032 forecast population: 98,297 2031 forecast population: 97,072 2030 forecast population: 95,885 2029 forecast population: 94,683 2028 forecast population: 93,557 2027 forecast population: 92,410 2026 forecast population: 91,276 2025 forecast population: 90,070 2024 forecast population: 88,822 2023 forecast population: 87,617 2022 forecast population: 86,481 2021 forecast population: 85,280 2020 forecast population: 83,960 2019 forecast population: 82,622 2018 forecast population: 81,457 2017 forecast population: 80,261 2016 forecast population: 79,144 2015 forecast population: 78,053 2014 forecast population: 77,079 2013 forecast population: 76,279 2012 forecast population: 75,772 2011 forecast population: 74,955
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id, January 2014.

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