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Components of population change

The greatest population change for the City of Sydney is forecast for the period from 2017 to 2021, which is expected to have a net increase of 32,661 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
City of SydneyForecast period
Component2012 to 20162017 to 20212022 to 20262027 to 20312032 to 2036
Births11,71613,36614,64216,13617,292
Deaths3,2804,9365,4136,2027,124
Natural increase/decrease8,4358,4319,2299,93410,169
Net migration19,32317,31118,88515,58212,785
Change in persons in non-private dwellings4,5126,9201,10000

Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id , the population experts, December 2016.

Forecast population change
Forecast population change 2036 forecast population change: 4,484 2035 forecast population change: 4,593 2034 forecast population change: 4,469 2033 forecast population change: 4,870 2032 forecast population change: 4,538 2031 forecast population change: 4,633 2030 forecast population change: 4,707 2029 forecast population change: 5,582 2028 forecast population change: 5,450 2027 forecast population change: 5,144 2026 forecast population change: 6,191 2025 forecast population change: 6,141 2024 forecast population change: 5,683 2023 forecast population change: 6,123 2022 forecast population change: 5,076 2021 forecast population change: 5,724 2020 forecast population change: 5,414 2019 forecast population change: 4,770 2018 forecast population change: 9,034 2017 forecast population change: 7,719 2016 forecast population change: 9,868 2015 forecast population change: 9,324 2014 forecast population change: 5,892 2013 forecast population change: 3,917 2012 forecast population change: 3,269
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, December 2016.
Forecast births, deaths and natural increase/decrease
Forecast births, deaths and natural increase/decrease 2036 Natural increase: 2,036 2035 Natural increase: 2,036 2034 Natural increase: 2,036 2033 Natural increase: 2,032 2032 Natural increase: 2,028 2031 Natural increase: 2,022 2030 Natural increase: 2,012 2029 Natural increase: 1,989 2028 Natural increase: 1,967 2027 Natural increase: 1,944 2026 Natural increase: 1,910 2025 Natural increase: 1,877 2024 Natural increase: 1,847 2023 Natural increase: 1,811 2022 Natural increase: 1,784 2021 Natural increase: 1,748 2020 Natural increase: 1,725 2019 Natural increase: 1,705 2018 Natural increase: 1,662 2017 Natural increase: 1,591 2016 Natural increase: 1,492 2015 Natural increase: 1,377 2014 Natural increase: 2,100 2013 Natural increase: 1,934 2012 Natural increase: 1,532 2036 Total births: 3,540 2035 Total births: 3,501 2034 Total births: 3,461 2033 Total births: 3,415 2032 Total births: 3,375 2031 Total births: 3,333 2030 Total births: 3,288 2029 Total births: 3,228 2028 Total births: 3,171 2027 Total births: 3,116 2026 Total births: 3,048 2025 Total births: 2,983 2024 Total births: 2,926 2023 Total births: 2,868 2022 Total births: 2,816 2021 Total births: 2,761 2020 Total births: 2,720 2019 Total births: 2,689 2018 Total births: 2,638 2017 Total births: 2,558 2016 Total births: 2,456 2015 Total births: 2,349 2014 Total births: 2,325 2013 Total births: 2,333 2012 Total births: 2,252 2036 Total deaths: 1,504 2035 Total deaths: 1,464 2034 Total deaths: 1,425 2033 Total deaths: 1,383 2032 Total deaths: 1,347 2031 Total deaths: 1,311 2030 Total deaths: 1,276 2029 Total deaths: 1,240 2028 Total deaths: 1,204 2027 Total deaths: 1,173 2026 Total deaths: 1,138 2025 Total deaths: 1,106 2024 Total deaths: 1,080 2023 Total deaths: 1,057 2022 Total deaths: 1,032 2021 Total deaths: 1,013 2020 Total deaths: 995 2019 Total deaths: 984 2018 Total deaths: 976 2017 Total deaths: 968 2016 Total deaths: 965 2015 Total deaths: 972 2014 Total deaths: 225 2013 Total deaths: 399 2012 Total deaths: 720 2036 Natural increase: 2,036 2035 Natural increase: 2,036 2034 Natural increase: 2,036 2033 Natural increase: 2,032 2032 Natural increase: 2,028 2031 Natural increase: 2,022 2030 Natural increase: 2,012 2029 Natural increase: 1,989 2028 Natural increase: 1,967 2027 Natural increase: 1,944 2026 Natural increase: 1,910 2025 Natural increase: 1,877 2024 Natural increase: 1,847 2023 Natural increase: 1,811 2022 Natural increase: 1,784 2021 Natural increase: 1,748 2020 Natural increase: 1,725 2019 Natural increase: 1,705 2018 Natural increase: 1,662 2017 Natural increase: 1,591 2016 Natural increase: 1,492 2015 Natural increase: 1,377 2014 Natural increase: 2,100 2013 Natural increase: 1,934 2012 Natural increase: 1,532 2036 Total births: 3,540 2035 Total births: 3,501 2034 Total births: 3,461 2033 Total births: 3,415 2032 Total births: 3,375 2031 Total births: 3,333 2030 Total births: 3,288 2029 Total births: 3,228 2028 Total births: 3,171 2027 Total births: 3,116 2026 Total births: 3,048 2025 Total births: 2,983 2024 Total births: 2,926 2023 Total births: 2,868 2022 Total births: 2,816 2021 Total births: 2,761 2020 Total births: 2,720 2019 Total births: 2,689 2018 Total births: 2,638 2017 Total births: 2,558 2016 Total births: 2,456 2015 Total births: 2,349 2014 Total births: 2,325 2013 Total births: 2,333 2012 Total births: 2,252 2036 Total deaths: 1,504 2035 Total deaths: 1,464 2034 Total deaths: 1,425 2033 Total deaths: 1,383 2032 Total deaths: 1,347 2031 Total deaths: 1,311 2030 Total deaths: 1,276 2029 Total deaths: 1,240 2028 Total deaths: 1,204 2027 Total deaths: 1,173 2026 Total deaths: 1,138 2025 Total deaths: 1,106 2024 Total deaths: 1,080 2023 Total deaths: 1,057 2022 Total deaths: 1,032 2021 Total deaths: 1,013 2020 Total deaths: 995 2019 Total deaths: 984 2018 Total deaths: 976 2017 Total deaths: 968 2016 Total deaths: 965 2015 Total deaths: 972 2014 Total deaths: 225 2013 Total deaths: 399 2012 Total deaths: 720
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, December 2016.
Forecast in, out and net migration
Forecast in, out and net migration 2036 Total net migration: 2,448 2035 Total net migration: 2,557 2034 Total net migration: 2,433 2033 Total net migration: 2,838 2032 Total net migration: 2,510 2031 Total net migration: 2,611 2030 Total net migration: 2,696 2029 Total net migration: 3,593 2028 Total net migration: 3,482 2027 Total net migration: 3,200 2026 Total net migration: 4,281 2025 Total net migration: 4,264 2024 Total net migration: 3,836 2023 Total net migration: 3,762 2022 Total net migration: 2,742 2021 Total net migration: 3,425 2020 Total net migration: 2,977 2019 Total net migration: 1,936 2018 Total net migration: 3,834 2017 Total net migration: 5,138 2016 Total net migration: 6,459 2015 Total net migration: 7,183 2014 Total net migration: 3,017 2013 Total net migration: 1,787 2012 Total net migration: 877 2036 Total out migration: 31,194 2035 Total out migration: 30,790 2034 Total out migration: 30,400 2033 Total out migration: 29,960 2032 Total out migration: 29,550 2031 Total out migration: 29,127 2030 Total out migration: 28,689 2029 Total out migration: 28,150 2028 Total out migration: 27,621 2027 Total out migration: 27,120 2026 Total out migration: 26,499 2025 Total out migration: 25,872 2024 Total out migration: 25,299 2023 Total out migration: 24,735 2022 Total out migration: 24,293 2021 Total out migration: 23,752 2020 Total out migration: 23,264 2019 Total out migration: 22,889 2018 Total out migration: 22,298 2017 Total out migration: 21,567 2016 Total out migration: 20,695 2015 Total out migration: 19,760 2014 Total out migration: 19,314 2013 Total out migration: 18,959 2012 Total out migration: 19,320 2036 Total in migration: 33,642 2035 Total in migration: 33,347 2034 Total in migration: 32,833 2033 Total in migration: 32,798 2032 Total in migration: 32,060 2031 Total in migration: 31,738 2030 Total in migration: 31,384 2029 Total in migration: 31,743 2028 Total in migration: 31,103 2027 Total in migration: 30,321 2026 Total in migration: 30,779 2025 Total in migration: 30,136 2024 Total in migration: 29,135 2023 Total in migration: 28,497 2022 Total in migration: 27,035 2021 Total in migration: 27,177 2020 Total in migration: 26,241 2019 Total in migration: 24,825 2018 Total in migration: 26,133 2017 Total in migration: 26,704 2016 Total in migration: 27,153 2015 Total in migration: 26,942 2014 Total in migration: 22,331 2013 Total in migration: 20,746 2012 Total in migration: 20,197 2036 Total net migration: 2,448 2035 Total net migration: 2,557 2034 Total net migration: 2,433 2033 Total net migration: 2,838 2032 Total net migration: 2,510 2031 Total net migration: 2,611 2030 Total net migration: 2,696 2029 Total net migration: 3,593 2028 Total net migration: 3,482 2027 Total net migration: 3,200 2026 Total net migration: 4,281 2025 Total net migration: 4,264 2024 Total net migration: 3,836 2023 Total net migration: 3,762 2022 Total net migration: 2,742 2021 Total net migration: 3,425 2020 Total net migration: 2,977 2019 Total net migration: 1,936 2018 Total net migration: 3,834 2017 Total net migration: 5,138 2016 Total net migration: 6,459 2015 Total net migration: 7,183 2014 Total net migration: 3,017 2013 Total net migration: 1,787 2012 Total net migration: 877 2036 Total out migration: 31,194 2035 Total out migration: 30,790 2034 Total out migration: 30,400 2033 Total out migration: 29,960 2032 Total out migration: 29,550 2031 Total out migration: 29,127 2030 Total out migration: 28,689 2029 Total out migration: 28,150 2028 Total out migration: 27,621 2027 Total out migration: 27,120 2026 Total out migration: 26,499 2025 Total out migration: 25,872 2024 Total out migration: 25,299 2023 Total out migration: 24,735 2022 Total out migration: 24,293 2021 Total out migration: 23,752 2020 Total out migration: 23,264 2019 Total out migration: 22,889 2018 Total out migration: 22,298 2017 Total out migration: 21,567 2016 Total out migration: 20,695 2015 Total out migration: 19,760 2014 Total out migration: 19,314 2013 Total out migration: 18,959 2012 Total out migration: 19,320 2036 Total in migration: 33,642 2035 Total in migration: 33,347 2034 Total in migration: 32,833 2033 Total in migration: 32,798 2032 Total in migration: 32,060 2031 Total in migration: 31,738 2030 Total in migration: 31,384 2029 Total in migration: 31,743 2028 Total in migration: 31,103 2027 Total in migration: 30,321 2026 Total in migration: 30,779 2025 Total in migration: 30,136 2024 Total in migration: 29,135 2023 Total in migration: 28,497 2022 Total in migration: 27,035 2021 Total in migration: 27,177 2020 Total in migration: 26,241 2019 Total in migration: 24,825 2018 Total in migration: 26,133 2017 Total in migration: 26,704 2016 Total in migration: 27,153 2015 Total in migration: 26,942 2014 Total in migration: 22,331 2013 Total in migration: 20,746 2012 Total in migration: 20,197
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, December 2016.
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