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Delacombe

Population, households and dwellings

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in the City of Ballarat. The period 2016 to 2026, as the short to medium term, is likely to be the most accurate and useful forecast information for immediate planning purposes.

It is important to look at the relationship between population and average household size. If the average household size is falling, then there will need to be growth in the number of households (and dwellings for them to live in) to maintain or grow the population.

Forecast population, households and dwellings
DelacombeForecast year
Summary20162021202620312036
Population6,3947,8839,94412,45115,073
Change in population (5yrs)--1,4892,0602,5082,622
Average annual change--4.28%4.75%4.60%3.90%
Households2,4353,0283,7914,7375,753
Average household size2.582.572.592.592.59
Population in non private dwellings106106136166166
Dwellings2,5693,1863,9904,9856,055
Dwelling occupancy rate94.7895.0495.0195.0395.01

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

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2036 Average household size: 2.59 2035 Average household size: 2.59 2034 Average household size: 2.59 2033 Average household size: 2.59 2032 Average household size: 2.59 2031 Average household size: 2.59 2030 Average household size: 2.59 2029 Average household size: 2.59 2028 Average household size: 2.59 2027 Average household size: 2.59 2026 Average household size: 2.59 2025 Average household size: 2.59 2024 Average household size: 2.58 2023 Average household size: 2.58 2022 Average household size: 2.57 2021 Average household size: 2.57 2020 Average household size: 2.57 2019 Average household size: 2.57 2018 Average household size: 2.58 2017 Average household size: 2.58 2016 Average household size: 2.58 2036 Average household size: 2.59 2035 Average household size: 2.59 2034 Average household size: 2.59 2033 Average household size: 2.59 2032 Average household size: 2.59 2031 Average household size: 2.59 2030 Average household size: 2.59 2029 Average household size: 2.59 2028 Average household size: 2.59 2027 Average household size: 2.59 2026 Average household size: 2.59 2025 Average household size: 2.59 2024 Average household size: 2.58 2023 Average household size: 2.58 2022 Average household size: 2.57 2021 Average household size: 2.57 2020 Average household size: 2.57 2019 Average household size: 2.57 2018 Average household size: 2.58 2017 Average household size: 2.58 2036 Households: 5,753 2035 Households: 5,538 2034 Households: 5,324 2033 Households: 5,128 2032 Households: 4,932 2031 Households: 4,736 2030 Households: 4,536 2029 Households: 4,340 2028 Households: 4,159 2027 Households: 3,973 2026 Households: 3,791 2025 Households: 3,618 2024 Households: 3,455 2023 Households: 3,288 2022 Households: 3,143 2021 Households: 3,027 2020 Households: 2,897 2019 Households: 2,776 2018 Households: 2,677 2017 Households: 2,558 2016 Households: 2,436 2036 Total population: 15,073 2035 Total population: 14,520 2034 Total population: 13,963 2033 Total population: 13,458 2032 Total population: 12,952 2031 Total population: 12,451 2030 Total population: 11,930 2029 Total population: 11,417 2028 Total population: 10,943 2027 Total population: 10,454 2026 Total population: 9,944 2025 Total population: 9,489 2024 Total population: 9,053 2023 Total population: 8,611 2022 Total population: 8,220 2021 Total population: 7,883 2020 Total population: 7,543 2019 Total population: 7,240 2018 Total population: 7,002 2017 Total population: 6,696 2016 Total population: 6,394
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2017.
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