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This forecast has been updated with 2016 Census dwelling counts and the 2016 Estimated Resident Population. More information can be found here.

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City of Swan

Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in the City of Swan 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 Swan, 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 Swan201620262036Change between 2016 and 2036
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents18,29038.124,47136.528,40534.5+10,115
Couples without dependents12,61626.318,50027.623,94829.1+11,332
Group households1,2002.51,6172.41,9752.4+775
Lone person households9,16919.113,42420.017,63021.4+8,461
One parent family5,68111.87,64211.48,81310.7+3,132
Other families1,0462.21,3602.01,6492.0+603

Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id , the population experts, November 2017.

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2036: 1,649 One parent family, 2036: 8,813 Lone person households, 2036: 17,630 Group households, 2036: 1,975 Couples without dependents, 2036: 23,948 Couple families with dependents, 2036: 28,405 Other families, 2026: 1,360 One parent family, 2026: 7,642 Lone person households, 2026: 13,424 Group households, 2026: 1,617 Couples without dependents, 2026: 18,500 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 24,471 Other families, 2016: 1,046 One parent family, 2016: 5,681 Lone person households, 2016: 9,169 Group households, 2016: 1,200 Couples without dependents, 2016: 12,616 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 18,290
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2017.
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2036
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2036 Forecast change in Other families,  2026 to 2036: 289 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2036: 1,171 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2036: 4,206 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2036: 358 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2036: 5,448 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2036: 3,934 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2026: 314 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2026: 1,961 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2026: 4,255 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2026: 417 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2026: 5,884 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2026: 6,181
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2017.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in the City of Swan was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 38.1% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Couple families with dependents, which will increase by 6,181 households and account for 36.5% of all households.

In contrast Other families is forecast to increase by 314 households, to comprise 2.0% of all households in 2026, compared to 2.2% in 2016.

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