Rockhampton Regional Council
In [Parameter].[Year1Label], the dominant household type in Rockhampton Regional Council was 'Couple families with dependents', and by 2017 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Couples without dependents'.
Analysing the future household structure in Rockhampton Regional Council, 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|
|Rockhampton Regional Council||[Parameter].[Year1Label]||2017||2036||Change between [Parameter].[Year1Label] and 2036|
|Couple families with dependents||9,118||29.3||9,274||29.3||12,633||29.3||+3,515||156||3,359||0.0000||0.0000||38.5501205982122||156|
|Couples without dependents||8,603||27.7||8,777||27.8||11,989||27.8||+3,386||174||3,212||0.0000||0.0000||39.3583633158685||174|
|Lone person households||7,874||25.3||7,997||25.3||11,027||25.5||+3,153||123||3,030||0.0000||0.0000||40.0431800355052||123|
|One parent family||3,705||11.9||3,760||11.9||5,098||11.8||+1,393||55||1,338||0.0000||0.0000||37.5978406542568||55|
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id (opens a new window), the population experts, September 2017.
In [Parameter].[Year1Label], the dominant household type in Rockhampton Regional Council was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 29.3% of all households.
The largest increase between [Parameter].[Year1Label] and 2017 is forecast to be in Couples without dependents, which will increase by 174 households and account for 27.8% of all households.
In contrast Other families is forecast to increase by 9 households, to comprise 2.1% of all households in 2017, compared to 2.1% in [Parameter].[Year1Label].