Wagga Wagga City CouncilPopulation forecast
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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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Wagga Wagga City

Components of population change

The greatest population change for Wagga Wagga City is forecast for the period from 2017 to 2021, which is expected to have a net increase of 5,437 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
Wagga Wagga CityForecast period
Component2012 to 20162017 to 20212022 to 20262027 to 20312032 to 2036
Births--5,0065,1595,2875,471
Deaths--2,4602,5442,7072,833
Natural increase/decrease--2,5462,6152,5802,639
Net migration--2,8091,630991866
Change in persons in non-private dwellings--82406040

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

Forecast population change
Forecast population change 2036 forecast population change: 744 2035 forecast population change: 699 2034 forecast population change: 696 2033 forecast population change: 700 2032 forecast population change: 705 2031 forecast population change: 774 2030 forecast population change: 713 2029 forecast population change: 691 2028 forecast population change: 733 2027 forecast population change: 720 2026 forecast population change: 867 2025 forecast population change: 868 2024 forecast population change: 863 2023 forecast population change: 873 2022 forecast population change: 816 2021 forecast population change: 961 2020 forecast population change: 889 2019 forecast population change: 1,038 2018 forecast population change: 1,132 2017 forecast population change: 1,417
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, October 2017.
Forecast births, deaths and natural increase/decrease
Forecast births, deaths and natural increase/decrease 2036 Natural increase: 537 2035 Natural increase: 531 2034 Natural increase: 528 2033 Natural increase: 523 2032 Natural increase: 520 2031 Natural increase: 517 2030 Natural increase: 515 2029 Natural increase: 515 2028 Natural increase: 515 2027 Natural increase: 517 2026 Natural increase: 518 2025 Natural increase: 519 2024 Natural increase: 522 2023 Natural increase: 526 2022 Natural increase: 530 2021 Natural increase: 527 2020 Natural increase: 523 2019 Natural increase: 513 2018 Natural increase: 503 2017 Natural increase: 480 2036 Total deaths: 575 2035 Total deaths: 571 2034 Total deaths: 566 2033 Total deaths: 562 2032 Total deaths: 558 2031 Total deaths: 553 2030 Total deaths: 548 2029 Total deaths: 542 2028 Total deaths: 536 2027 Total deaths: 529 2026 Total deaths: 522 2025 Total deaths: 516 2024 Total deaths: 509 2023 Total deaths: 501 2022 Total deaths: 495 2021 Total deaths: 492 2020 Total deaths: 490 2019 Total deaths: 492 2018 Total deaths: 490 2017 Total deaths: 496 2036 Total births: 1,112 2035 Total births: 1,103 2034 Total births: 1,094 2033 Total births: 1,086 2032 Total births: 1,077 2031 Total births: 1,070 2030 Total births: 1,063 2029 Total births: 1,057 2028 Total births: 1,051 2027 Total births: 1,046 2026 Total births: 1,041 2025 Total births: 1,035 2024 Total births: 1,031 2023 Total births: 1,027 2022 Total births: 1,025 2021 Total births: 1,019 2020 Total births: 1,013 2019 Total births: 1,005 2018 Total births: 993 2017 Total births: 976 2036 Natural increase: 537 2035 Natural increase: 531 2034 Natural increase: 528 2033 Natural increase: 523 2032 Natural increase: 520 2031 Natural increase: 517 2030 Natural increase: 515 2029 Natural increase: 515 2028 Natural increase: 515 2027 Natural increase: 517 2026 Natural increase: 518 2025 Natural increase: 519 2024 Natural increase: 522 2023 Natural increase: 526 2022 Natural increase: 530 2021 Natural increase: 527 2020 Natural increase: 523 2019 Natural increase: 513 2018 Natural increase: 503 2017 Natural increase: 480 2036 Total deaths: 575 2035 Total deaths: 571 2034 Total deaths: 566 2033 Total deaths: 562 2032 Total deaths: 558 2031 Total deaths: 553 2030 Total deaths: 548 2029 Total deaths: 542 2028 Total deaths: 536 2027 Total deaths: 529 2026 Total deaths: 522 2025 Total deaths: 516 2024 Total deaths: 509 2023 Total deaths: 501 2022 Total deaths: 495 2021 Total deaths: 492 2020 Total deaths: 490 2019 Total deaths: 492 2018 Total deaths: 490 2017 Total deaths: 496 2036 Total births: 1,112 2035 Total births: 1,103 2034 Total births: 1,094 2033 Total births: 1,086 2032 Total births: 1,077 2031 Total births: 1,070 2030 Total births: 1,063 2029 Total births: 1,057 2028 Total births: 1,051 2027 Total births: 1,046 2026 Total births: 1,041 2025 Total births: 1,035 2024 Total births: 1,031 2023 Total births: 1,027 2022 Total births: 1,025 2021 Total births: 1,019 2020 Total births: 1,013 2019 Total births: 1,005 2018 Total births: 993 2017 Total births: 976
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, October 2017.
Forecast in, out and net migration
Forecast in, out and net migration 2036 Total net migration: 167 2035 Total net migration: 168 2034 Total net migration: 169 2033 Total net migration: 177 2032 Total net migration: 186 2031 Total net migration: 197 2030 Total net migration: 198 2029 Total net migration: 176 2028 Total net migration: 218 2027 Total net migration: 203 2026 Total net migration: 309 2025 Total net migration: 348 2024 Total net migration: 341 2023 Total net migration: 347 2022 Total net migration: 285 2021 Total net migration: 374 2020 Total net migration: 365 2019 Total net migration: 504 2018 Total net migration: 629 2017 Total net migration: 938 2036 Total out migration: 6,775 2035 Total out migration: 6,718 2034 Total out migration: 6,661 2033 Total out migration: 6,603 2032 Total out migration: 6,546 2031 Total out migration: 6,488 2030 Total out migration: 6,431 2029 Total out migration: 6,380 2028 Total out migration: 6,323 2027 Total out migration: 6,270 2026 Total out migration: 6,208 2025 Total out migration: 6,141 2024 Total out migration: 6,074 2023 Total out migration: 6,011 2022 Total out migration: 5,949 2021 Total out migration: 5,876 2020 Total out migration: 5,810 2019 Total out migration: 5,728 2018 Total out migration: 5,646 2017 Total out migration: 5,513 2036 Total in migration: 6,942 2035 Total in migration: 6,886 2034 Total in migration: 6,830 2033 Total in migration: 6,780 2032 Total in migration: 6,731 2031 Total in migration: 6,685 2030 Total in migration: 6,628 2029 Total in migration: 6,556 2028 Total in migration: 6,541 2027 Total in migration: 6,473 2026 Total in migration: 6,517 2025 Total in migration: 6,489 2024 Total in migration: 6,415 2023 Total in migration: 6,358 2022 Total in migration: 6,234 2021 Total in migration: 6,251 2020 Total in migration: 6,175 2019 Total in migration: 6,232 2018 Total in migration: 6,275 2017 Total in migration: 6,451 2036 Total net migration: 167 2035 Total net migration: 168 2034 Total net migration: 169 2033 Total net migration: 177 2032 Total net migration: 186 2031 Total net migration: 197 2030 Total net migration: 198 2029 Total net migration: 176 2028 Total net migration: 218 2027 Total net migration: 203 2026 Total net migration: 309 2025 Total net migration: 348 2024 Total net migration: 341 2023 Total net migration: 347 2022 Total net migration: 285 2021 Total net migration: 374 2020 Total net migration: 365 2019 Total net migration: 504 2018 Total net migration: 629 2017 Total net migration: 938 2036 Total out migration: 6,775 2035 Total out migration: 6,718 2034 Total out migration: 6,661 2033 Total out migration: 6,603 2032 Total out migration: 6,546 2031 Total out migration: 6,488 2030 Total out migration: 6,431 2029 Total out migration: 6,380 2028 Total out migration: 6,323 2027 Total out migration: 6,270 2026 Total out migration: 6,208 2025 Total out migration: 6,141 2024 Total out migration: 6,074 2023 Total out migration: 6,011 2022 Total out migration: 5,949 2021 Total out migration: 5,876 2020 Total out migration: 5,810 2019 Total out migration: 5,728 2018 Total out migration: 5,646 2017 Total out migration: 5,513 2036 Total in migration: 6,942 2035 Total in migration: 6,886 2034 Total in migration: 6,830 2033 Total in migration: 6,780 2032 Total in migration: 6,731 2031 Total in migration: 6,685 2030 Total in migration: 6,628 2029 Total in migration: 6,556 2028 Total in migration: 6,541 2027 Total in migration: 6,473 2026 Total in migration: 6,517 2025 Total in migration: 6,489 2024 Total in migration: 6,415 2023 Total in migration: 6,358 2022 Total in migration: 6,234 2021 Total in migration: 6,251 2020 Total in migration: 6,175 2019 Total in migration: 6,232 2018 Total in migration: 6,275 2017 Total in migration: 6,451
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, October 2017.
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