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Components of population change

The greatest population change for Rockhampton Regional Council is forecast for the period from 2012 to 2016, which is expected to have a net increase of 7,599 people.

There are two ways in which populations can change, through net migration and/or through natural increase (births minus deaths). Some areas are more driven by one or other of these factors. Migration is largely driven by housing development, whereas natural increase is a function of the age of the population.

Components of population change
Rockhampton Regional CouncilForecast period
Component2012 to 20162017 to 20212022 to 20262027 to 20312032 to 2036
Births6,6287,1117,3997,7558,229
Deaths3,2863,5593,7924,0354,252
Natural increase/decrease3,3423,5523,6083,7203,977
Net migration4,2282,8103,0202,8372,677
Change in persons in non-private dwellings301008010080

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

Forecast population change
Forecast population change 2036 forecast population change: 1,339 2035 forecast population change: 1,357 2034 forecast population change: 1,382 2033 forecast population change: 1,331 2032 forecast population change: 1,324 2031 forecast population change: 1,365 2030 forecast population change: 1,373 2029 forecast population change: 1,307 2028 forecast population change: 1,297 2027 forecast population change: 1,315 2026 forecast population change: 1,306 2025 forecast population change: 1,357 2024 forecast population change: 1,368 2023 forecast population change: 1,347 2022 forecast population change: 1,330 2021 forecast population change: 1,320 2020 forecast population change: 1,314 2019 forecast population change: 1,276 2018 forecast population change: 1,318 2017 forecast population change: 1,234 2016 forecast population change: 1,468 2015 forecast population change: 1,439 2014 forecast population change: 1,562 2013 forecast population change: 1,783 2012 forecast population change: 1,348
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, October 2014.
Forecast births, deaths and natural increase/decrease
Forecast births, deaths and natural increase/decrease 2036 Natural increase: 820 2035 Natural increase: 807 2034 Natural increase: 794 2033 Natural increase: 783 2032 Natural increase: 772 2031 Natural increase: 761 2030 Natural increase: 750 2029 Natural increase: 742 2028 Natural increase: 737 2027 Natural increase: 730 2026 Natural increase: 727 2025 Natural increase: 722 2024 Natural increase: 721 2023 Natural increase: 718 2022 Natural increase: 719 2021 Natural increase: 716 2020 Natural increase: 712 2019 Natural increase: 711 2018 Natural increase: 707 2017 Natural increase: 706 2016 Natural increase: 697 2015 Natural increase: 686 2014 Natural increase: 673 2013 Natural increase: 647 2012 Natural increase: 639 2036 Total deaths: 867 2035 Total deaths: 859 2034 Total deaths: 851 2033 Total deaths: 842 2032 Total deaths: 834 2031 Total deaths: 825 2030 Total deaths: 817 2029 Total deaths: 808 2028 Total deaths: 797 2027 Total deaths: 788 2026 Total deaths: 777 2025 Total deaths: 768 2024 Total deaths: 758 2023 Total deaths: 749 2022 Total deaths: 739 2021 Total deaths: 729 2020 Total deaths: 722 2019 Total deaths: 712 2018 Total deaths: 703 2017 Total deaths: 693 2016 Total deaths: 685 2015 Total deaths: 678 2014 Total deaths: 666 2013 Total deaths: 655 2012 Total deaths: 602 2036 Total births: 1,687 2035 Total births: 1,666 2034 Total births: 1,645 2033 Total births: 1,625 2032 Total births: 1,606 2031 Total births: 1,586 2030 Total births: 1,567 2029 Total births: 1,550 2028 Total births: 1,534 2027 Total births: 1,518 2026 Total births: 1,504 2025 Total births: 1,491 2024 Total births: 1,479 2023 Total births: 1,468 2022 Total births: 1,458 2021 Total births: 1,445 2020 Total births: 1,434 2019 Total births: 1,422 2018 Total births: 1,410 2017 Total births: 1,399 2016 Total births: 1,382 2015 Total births: 1,364 2014 Total births: 1,339 2013 Total births: 1,302 2012 Total births: 1,241 2036 Natural increase: 820 2035 Natural increase: 807 2034 Natural increase: 794 2033 Natural increase: 783 2032 Natural increase: 772 2031 Natural increase: 761 2030 Natural increase: 750 2029 Natural increase: 742 2028 Natural increase: 737 2027 Natural increase: 730 2026 Natural increase: 727 2025 Natural increase: 722 2024 Natural increase: 721 2023 Natural increase: 718 2022 Natural increase: 719 2021 Natural increase: 716 2020 Natural increase: 712 2019 Natural increase: 711 2018 Natural increase: 707 2017 Natural increase: 706 2016 Natural increase: 697 2015 Natural increase: 686 2014 Natural increase: 673 2013 Natural increase: 647 2012 Natural increase: 639 2036 Total deaths: 867 2035 Total deaths: 859 2034 Total deaths: 851 2033 Total deaths: 842 2032 Total deaths: 834 2031 Total deaths: 825 2030 Total deaths: 817 2029 Total deaths: 808 2028 Total deaths: 797 2027 Total deaths: 788 2026 Total deaths: 777 2025 Total deaths: 768 2024 Total deaths: 758 2023 Total deaths: 749 2022 Total deaths: 739 2021 Total deaths: 729 2020 Total deaths: 722 2019 Total deaths: 712 2018 Total deaths: 703 2017 Total deaths: 693 2016 Total deaths: 685 2015 Total deaths: 678 2014 Total deaths: 666 2013 Total deaths: 655 2012 Total deaths: 602 2036 Total births: 1,687 2035 Total births: 1,666 2034 Total births: 1,645 2033 Total births: 1,625 2032 Total births: 1,606 2031 Total births: 1,586 2030 Total births: 1,567 2029 Total births: 1,550 2028 Total births: 1,534 2027 Total births: 1,518 2026 Total births: 1,504 2025 Total births: 1,491 2024 Total births: 1,479 2023 Total births: 1,468 2022 Total births: 1,458 2021 Total births: 1,445 2020 Total births: 1,434 2019 Total births: 1,422 2018 Total births: 1,410 2017 Total births: 1,399 2016 Total births: 1,382 2015 Total births: 1,364 2014 Total births: 1,339 2013 Total births: 1,302 2012 Total births: 1,241
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, October 2014.
Forecast in, out and net migration
Forecast in, out and net migration 2036 Total net migration: 519 2035 Total net migration: 520 2034 Total net migration: 538 2033 Total net migration: 548 2032 Total net migration: 552 2031 Total net migration: 554 2030 Total net migration: 572 2029 Total net migration: 566 2028 Total net migration: 560 2027 Total net migration: 585 2026 Total net migration: 579 2025 Total net migration: 604 2024 Total net migration: 597 2023 Total net migration: 629 2022 Total net migration: 611 2021 Total net migration: 554 2020 Total net migration: 552 2019 Total net migration: 566 2018 Total net migration: 610 2017 Total net migration: 528 2016 Total net migration: 772 2015 Total net migration: 723 2014 Total net migration: 889 2013 Total net migration: 1,136 2012 Total net migration: 708 2036 Total out migration: 9,403 2035 Total out migration: 9,291 2034 Total out migration: 9,178 2033 Total out migration: 9,066 2032 Total out migration: 8,955 2031 Total out migration: 8,846 2030 Total out migration: 8,738 2029 Total out migration: 8,633 2028 Total out migration: 8,531 2027 Total out migration: 8,429 2026 Total out migration: 8,330 2025 Total out migration: 8,229 2024 Total out migration: 8,131 2023 Total out migration: 8,029 2022 Total out migration: 7,927 2021 Total out migration: 7,829 2020 Total out migration: 7,728 2019 Total out migration: 7,627 2018 Total out migration: 7,518 2017 Total out migration: 7,420 2016 Total out migration: 7,294 2015 Total out migration: 7,175 2014 Total out migration: 7,032 2013 Total out migration: 6,863 2012 Total out migration: 6,759 2036 Total in migration: 9,923 2035 Total in migration: 9,811 2034 Total in migration: 9,716 2033 Total in migration: 9,614 2032 Total in migration: 9,508 2031 Total in migration: 9,401 2030 Total in migration: 9,311 2029 Total in migration: 9,199 2028 Total in migration: 9,092 2027 Total in migration: 9,014 2026 Total in migration: 8,909 2025 Total in migration: 8,834 2024 Total in migration: 8,728 2023 Total in migration: 8,657 2022 Total in migration: 8,538 2021 Total in migration: 8,383 2020 Total in migration: 8,280 2019 Total in migration: 8,192 2018 Total in migration: 8,129 2017 Total in migration: 7,948 2016 Total in migration: 8,065 2015 Total in migration: 7,898 2014 Total in migration: 7,921 2013 Total in migration: 7,999 2012 Total in migration: 7,467 2036 Total net migration: 519 2035 Total net migration: 520 2034 Total net migration: 538 2033 Total net migration: 548 2032 Total net migration: 552 2031 Total net migration: 554 2030 Total net migration: 572 2029 Total net migration: 566 2028 Total net migration: 560 2027 Total net migration: 585 2026 Total net migration: 579 2025 Total net migration: 604 2024 Total net migration: 597 2023 Total net migration: 629 2022 Total net migration: 611 2021 Total net migration: 554 2020 Total net migration: 552 2019 Total net migration: 566 2018 Total net migration: 610 2017 Total net migration: 528 2016 Total net migration: 772 2015 Total net migration: 723 2014 Total net migration: 889 2013 Total net migration: 1,136 2012 Total net migration: 708 2036 Total out migration: 9,403 2035 Total out migration: 9,291 2034 Total out migration: 9,178 2033 Total out migration: 9,066 2032 Total out migration: 8,955 2031 Total out migration: 8,846 2030 Total out migration: 8,738 2029 Total out migration: 8,633 2028 Total out migration: 8,531 2027 Total out migration: 8,429 2026 Total out migration: 8,330 2025 Total out migration: 8,229 2024 Total out migration: 8,131 2023 Total out migration: 8,029 2022 Total out migration: 7,927 2021 Total out migration: 7,829 2020 Total out migration: 7,728 2019 Total out migration: 7,627 2018 Total out migration: 7,518 2017 Total out migration: 7,420 2016 Total out migration: 7,294 2015 Total out migration: 7,175 2014 Total out migration: 7,032 2013 Total out migration: 6,863 2012 Total out migration: 6,759 2036 Total in migration: 9,923 2035 Total in migration: 9,811 2034 Total in migration: 9,716 2033 Total in migration: 9,614 2032 Total in migration: 9,508 2031 Total in migration: 9,401 2030 Total in migration: 9,311 2029 Total in migration: 9,199 2028 Total in migration: 9,092 2027 Total in migration: 9,014 2026 Total in migration: 8,909 2025 Total in migration: 8,834 2024 Total in migration: 8,728 2023 Total in migration: 8,657 2022 Total in migration: 8,538 2021 Total in migration: 8,383 2020 Total in migration: 8,280 2019 Total in migration: 8,192 2018 Total in migration: 8,129 2017 Total in migration: 7,948 2016 Total in migration: 8,065 2015 Total in migration: 7,898 2014 Total in migration: 7,921 2013 Total in migration: 7,999 2012 Total in migration: 7,467
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, October 2014.
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