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Ballarat East - Eureka - Warrenheip

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
Ballarat East - Eureka - WarrenheipForecast year
Summary20162021202620312036
Population5,5855,9076,0486,1726,278
Change in population (5yrs)--322142124107
Average annual change--1.13%0.47%0.41%0.34%
Households2,4822,6032,6852,7602,826
Average household size2.162.192.172.162.15
Population in non private dwellings214214214214214
Dwellings2,7242,8392,9273,0053,075
Dwelling occupancy rate91.1291.6991.7391.8591.90

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: 2.14 2035 Average household size: 2.15 2034 Average household size: 2.15 2033 Average household size: 2.15 2032 Average household size: 2.16 2031 Average household size: 2.16 2030 Average household size: 2.16 2029 Average household size: 2.16 2028 Average household size: 2.17 2027 Average household size: 2.17 2026 Average household size: 2.17 2025 Average household size: 2.17 2024 Average household size: 2.18 2023 Average household size: 2.18 2022 Average household size: 2.18 2021 Average household size: 2.19 2020 Average household size: 2.19 2019 Average household size: 2.19 2018 Average household size: 2.19 2017 Average household size: 2.17 2016 Average household size: 2.16 2036 Average household size: 2.14 2035 Average household size: 2.15 2034 Average household size: 2.15 2033 Average household size: 2.15 2032 Average household size: 2.16 2031 Average household size: 2.16 2030 Average household size: 2.16 2029 Average household size: 2.16 2028 Average household size: 2.17 2027 Average household size: 2.17 2026 Average household size: 2.17 2025 Average household size: 2.17 2024 Average household size: 2.18 2023 Average household size: 2.18 2022 Average household size: 2.18 2021 Average household size: 2.19 2020 Average household size: 2.19 2019 Average household size: 2.19 2018 Average household size: 2.19 2017 Average household size: 2.17 2036 Households: 2,827 2035 Households: 2,815 2034 Households: 2,802 2033 Households: 2,789 2032 Households: 2,776 2031 Households: 2,760 2030 Households: 2,746 2029 Households: 2,733 2028 Households: 2,718 2027 Households: 2,703 2026 Households: 2,685 2025 Households: 2,671 2024 Households: 2,656 2023 Households: 2,641 2022 Households: 2,625 2021 Households: 2,602 2020 Households: 2,579 2019 Households: 2,556 2018 Households: 2,533 2017 Households: 2,510 2016 Households: 2,483 2036 Total population: 6,278 2035 Total population: 6,259 2034 Total population: 6,241 2033 Total population: 6,220 2032 Total population: 6,199 2031 Total population: 6,172 2030 Total population: 6,150 2029 Total population: 6,128 2028 Total population: 6,102 2027 Total population: 6,073 2026 Total population: 6,048 2025 Total population: 6,019 2024 Total population: 6,000 2023 Total population: 5,979 2022 Total population: 5,949 2021 Total population: 5,907 2020 Total population: 5,863 2019 Total population: 5,810 2018 Total population: 5,751 2017 Total population: 5,672 2016 Total population: 5,585
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2017.
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