South Gippsland Shire CouncilPopulation forecast
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South Gippsland Shire

Non-private dwellings

380 people were estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in South Gippsland Shire 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
South Gippsland ShireYearChange between 2011 and 2036
Area20112036Total changeAged 18 to 24 yearsAged 75+ years
South Gippsland Shire360490+1300+129
Korumburra110140+300+30
Leongatha95155+600+58
Mirboo North - Baromi7575000
Nyora - Poowong and District1414000
Rural North East00000
Rural West22000
South East Coastal District64104+400+40
South West Coastal District00000

Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id , the population experts, May 2015.

Key findings

There were 360 people estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in South Gippsland Shire in 2011. The number of persons in non-private dwellings in South Gippsland Shire is expected to increase to 380 persons in 2026 and with a gain 490 persons in 2036.

Between 2011 and 2026, Leongatha is forecast to experience the greatest change, with a gain of 60 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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