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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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Welcome to Yarra Ranges Shire population forecasts

The Yarra Ranges Shire population forecast for 2017 is 156,925, and is forecast to grow to 178,150 by 2036.

The Yarra Ranges Shire population and household forecasts present what is driving population change in the community and how the population, age structure and household types will change each year between 2016 and 2036.

The forecasts are designed to provide community groups, Council, investors, business, students and the general public with knowledge to make confident decisions about the future.

These forecasts were last updated in October 2017 by .id, the population experts, on behalf of Yarra Ranges Shire. Forecasts are available for each year from 2016 to 2036.

Forecast population
Forecast population 2036 forecast population: 178,150 2035 forecast population: 176,987 2034 forecast population: 175,816 2033 forecast population: 174,507 2032 forecast population: 173,325 2031 forecast population: 172,172 2030 forecast population: 170,996 2029 forecast population: 169,821 2028 forecast population: 168,677 2027 forecast population: 167,655 2026 forecast population: 166,481 2025 forecast population: 165,394 2024 forecast population: 164,361 2023 forecast population: 163,420 2022 forecast population: 162,514 2021 forecast population: 161,147 2020 forecast population: 160,146 2019 forecast population: 159,157 2018 forecast population: 158,068 2017 forecast population: 156,925 2016 forecast population: 155,313
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id, October 2017.
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