City of WhitehorsePopulation 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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City of Whitehorse

Components of population change

The greatest population change for the City of Whitehorse is forecast for the period from 2017 to 2021, which is expected to have a net increase of 14,167 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 WhitehorseForecast period
Component2012 to 20162017 to 20212022 to 20262027 to 20312032 to 2036
Births--10,83511,50311,96212,335
Deaths--6,3776,6627,0267,377
Natural increase/decrease--4,4584,8424,9354,959
Net migration--8,4364,7131,9331,698
Change in persons in non-private dwellings--1,27404242

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: 1,363 2035 forecast population change: 1,392 2034 forecast population change: 1,360 2033 forecast population change: 1,318 2032 forecast population change: 1,265 2031 forecast population change: 1,269 2030 forecast population change: 1,393 2029 forecast population change: 1,385 2028 forecast population change: 1,397 2027 forecast population change: 1,466 2026 forecast population change: 1,494 2025 forecast population change: 1,714 2024 forecast population change: 1,911 2023 forecast population change: 2,190 2022 forecast population change: 2,246 2021 forecast population change: 2,394 2020 forecast population change: 2,700 2019 forecast population change: 2,612 2018 forecast population change: 2,921 2017 forecast population change: 3,540
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: 991 2035 Natural increase: 992 2034 Natural increase: 991 2033 Natural increase: 992 2032 Natural increase: 992 2031 Natural increase: 993 2030 Natural increase: 990 2029 Natural increase: 988 2028 Natural increase: 985 2027 Natural increase: 980 2026 Natural increase: 980 2025 Natural increase: 978 2024 Natural increase: 974 2023 Natural increase: 962 2022 Natural increase: 947 2021 Natural increase: 928 2020 Natural increase: 909 2019 Natural increase: 892 2018 Natural increase: 878 2017 Natural increase: 851 2036 Total deaths: 1,503 2035 Total deaths: 1,490 2034 Total deaths: 1,476 2033 Total deaths: 1,461 2032 Total deaths: 1,447 2031 Total deaths: 1,432 2030 Total deaths: 1,419 2029 Total deaths: 1,404 2028 Total deaths: 1,392 2027 Total deaths: 1,380 2026 Total deaths: 1,362 2025 Total deaths: 1,346 2024 Total deaths: 1,329 2023 Total deaths: 1,317 2022 Total deaths: 1,308 2021 Total deaths: 1,298 2020 Total deaths: 1,290 2019 Total deaths: 1,277 2018 Total deaths: 1,263 2017 Total deaths: 1,248 2036 Total births: 2,495 2035 Total births: 2,482 2034 Total births: 2,467 2033 Total births: 2,453 2032 Total births: 2,439 2031 Total births: 2,425 2030 Total births: 2,409 2029 Total births: 2,393 2028 Total births: 2,376 2027 Total births: 2,359 2026 Total births: 2,342 2025 Total births: 2,324 2024 Total births: 2,303 2023 Total births: 2,279 2022 Total births: 2,255 2021 Total births: 2,227 2020 Total births: 2,199 2019 Total births: 2,169 2018 Total births: 2,141 2017 Total births: 2,099 2036 Natural increase: 991 2035 Natural increase: 992 2034 Natural increase: 991 2033 Natural increase: 992 2032 Natural increase: 992 2031 Natural increase: 993 2030 Natural increase: 990 2029 Natural increase: 988 2028 Natural increase: 985 2027 Natural increase: 980 2026 Natural increase: 980 2025 Natural increase: 978 2024 Natural increase: 974 2023 Natural increase: 962 2022 Natural increase: 947 2021 Natural increase: 928 2020 Natural increase: 909 2019 Natural increase: 892 2018 Natural increase: 878 2017 Natural increase: 851 2036 Total deaths: 1,503 2035 Total deaths: 1,490 2034 Total deaths: 1,476 2033 Total deaths: 1,461 2032 Total deaths: 1,447 2031 Total deaths: 1,432 2030 Total deaths: 1,419 2029 Total deaths: 1,404 2028 Total deaths: 1,392 2027 Total deaths: 1,380 2026 Total deaths: 1,362 2025 Total deaths: 1,346 2024 Total deaths: 1,329 2023 Total deaths: 1,317 2022 Total deaths: 1,308 2021 Total deaths: 1,298 2020 Total deaths: 1,290 2019 Total deaths: 1,277 2018 Total deaths: 1,263 2017 Total deaths: 1,248 2036 Total births: 2,495 2035 Total births: 2,482 2034 Total births: 2,467 2033 Total births: 2,453 2032 Total births: 2,439 2031 Total births: 2,425 2030 Total births: 2,409 2029 Total births: 2,393 2028 Total births: 2,376 2027 Total births: 2,359 2026 Total births: 2,342 2025 Total births: 2,324 2024 Total births: 2,303 2023 Total births: 2,279 2022 Total births: 2,255 2021 Total births: 2,227 2020 Total births: 2,199 2019 Total births: 2,169 2018 Total births: 2,141 2017 Total births: 2,099
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: 372 2035 Total net migration: 358 2034 Total net migration: 369 2033 Total net migration: 326 2032 Total net migration: 273 2031 Total net migration: 277 2030 Total net migration: 403 2029 Total net migration: 355 2028 Total net migration: 412 2027 Total net migration: 487 2026 Total net migration: 514 2025 Total net migration: 736 2024 Total net migration: 937 2023 Total net migration: 1,228 2022 Total net migration: 1,299 2021 Total net migration: 1,465 2020 Total net migration: 1,470 2019 Total net migration: 1,620 2018 Total net migration: 1,771 2017 Total net migration: 2,109 2036 Total out migration: 17,518 2035 Total out migration: 17,422 2034 Total out migration: 17,322 2033 Total out migration: 17,227 2032 Total out migration: 17,134 2031 Total out migration: 17,038 2030 Total out migration: 16,929 2029 Total out migration: 16,822 2028 Total out migration: 16,708 2027 Total out migration: 16,584 2026 Total out migration: 16,459 2025 Total out migration: 16,312 2024 Total out migration: 16,142 2023 Total out migration: 15,937 2022 Total out migration: 15,730 2021 Total out migration: 15,508 2020 Total out migration: 15,288 2019 Total out migration: 15,040 2018 Total out migration: 14,786 2017 Total out migration: 14,463 2036 Total in migration: 17,890 2035 Total in migration: 17,780 2034 Total in migration: 17,691 2033 Total in migration: 17,553 2032 Total in migration: 17,407 2031 Total in migration: 17,314 2030 Total in migration: 17,331 2029 Total in migration: 17,177 2028 Total in migration: 17,121 2027 Total in migration: 17,071 2026 Total in migration: 16,973 2025 Total in migration: 17,048 2024 Total in migration: 17,079 2023 Total in migration: 17,165 2022 Total in migration: 17,029 2021 Total in migration: 16,973 2020 Total in migration: 16,757 2019 Total in migration: 16,659 2018 Total in migration: 16,557 2017 Total in migration: 16,572 2036 Total net migration: 372 2035 Total net migration: 358 2034 Total net migration: 369 2033 Total net migration: 326 2032 Total net migration: 273 2031 Total net migration: 277 2030 Total net migration: 403 2029 Total net migration: 355 2028 Total net migration: 412 2027 Total net migration: 487 2026 Total net migration: 514 2025 Total net migration: 736 2024 Total net migration: 937 2023 Total net migration: 1,228 2022 Total net migration: 1,299 2021 Total net migration: 1,465 2020 Total net migration: 1,470 2019 Total net migration: 1,620 2018 Total net migration: 1,771 2017 Total net migration: 2,109 2036 Total out migration: 17,518 2035 Total out migration: 17,422 2034 Total out migration: 17,322 2033 Total out migration: 17,227 2032 Total out migration: 17,134 2031 Total out migration: 17,038 2030 Total out migration: 16,929 2029 Total out migration: 16,822 2028 Total out migration: 16,708 2027 Total out migration: 16,584 2026 Total out migration: 16,459 2025 Total out migration: 16,312 2024 Total out migration: 16,142 2023 Total out migration: 15,937 2022 Total out migration: 15,730 2021 Total out migration: 15,508 2020 Total out migration: 15,288 2019 Total out migration: 15,040 2018 Total out migration: 14,786 2017 Total out migration: 14,463 2036 Total in migration: 17,890 2035 Total in migration: 17,780 2034 Total in migration: 17,691 2033 Total in migration: 17,553 2032 Total in migration: 17,407 2031 Total in migration: 17,314 2030 Total in migration: 17,331 2029 Total in migration: 17,177 2028 Total in migration: 17,121 2027 Total in migration: 17,071 2026 Total in migration: 16,973 2025 Total in migration: 17,048 2024 Total in migration: 17,079 2023 Total in migration: 17,165 2022 Total in migration: 17,029 2021 Total in migration: 16,973 2020 Total in migration: 16,757 2019 Total in migration: 16,659 2018 Total in migration: 16,557 2017 Total in migration: 16,572
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, October 2017.
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