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Wendouree

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
WendoureeForecast year
Summary20162021202620312036
Population10,60510,93211,11211,23111,380
Change in population (5yrs)--326180119149
Average annual change--0.61%0.33%0.21%0.26%
Households4,7414,8224,8884,9575,035
Average household size2.152.182.192.182.18
Population in non private dwellings420420420420420
Dwellings5,1725,2425,3145,3895,474
Dwelling occupancy rate91.6791.9991.9891.9891.98

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: 2.18 2035 Average household size: 2.18 2034 Average household size: 2.18 2033 Average household size: 2.18 2032 Average household size: 2.18 2031 Average household size: 2.18 2030 Average household size: 2.18 2029 Average household size: 2.18 2028 Average household size: 2.19 2027 Average household size: 2.19 2026 Average household size: 2.19 2025 Average household size: 2.19 2024 Average household size: 2.19 2023 Average household size: 2.19 2022 Average household size: 2.18 2021 Average household size: 2.18 2020 Average household size: 2.18 2019 Average household size: 2.17 2018 Average household size: 2.16 2017 Average household size: 2.16 2016 Average household size: 2.15 2036 Average household size: 2.18 2035 Average household size: 2.18 2034 Average household size: 2.18 2033 Average household size: 2.18 2032 Average household size: 2.18 2031 Average household size: 2.18 2030 Average household size: 2.18 2029 Average household size: 2.18 2028 Average household size: 2.19 2027 Average household size: 2.19 2026 Average household size: 2.19 2025 Average household size: 2.19 2024 Average household size: 2.19 2023 Average household size: 2.19 2022 Average household size: 2.18 2021 Average household size: 2.18 2020 Average household size: 2.18 2019 Average household size: 2.17 2018 Average household size: 2.16 2017 Average household size: 2.16 2036 Households: 5,035 2035 Households: 5,018 2034 Households: 5,002 2033 Households: 4,985 2032 Households: 4,970 2031 Households: 4,956 2030 Households: 4,943 2029 Households: 4,929 2028 Households: 4,915 2027 Households: 4,901 2026 Households: 4,887 2025 Households: 4,874 2024 Households: 4,860 2023 Households: 4,847 2022 Households: 4,834 2021 Households: 4,821 2020 Households: 4,808 2019 Households: 4,795 2018 Households: 4,777 2017 Households: 4,759 2016 Households: 4,741 2036 Total population: 11,380 2035 Total population: 11,348 2034 Total population: 11,317 2033 Total population: 11,286 2032 Total population: 11,259 2031 Total population: 11,231 2030 Total population: 11,209 2029 Total population: 11,185 2028 Total population: 11,163 2027 Total population: 11,143 2026 Total population: 11,112 2025 Total population: 11,088 2024 Total population: 11,052 2023 Total population: 11,017 2022 Total population: 10,974 2021 Total population: 10,932 2020 Total population: 10,879 2019 Total population: 10,815 2018 Total population: 10,759 2017 Total population: 10,686 2016 Total population: 10,605
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2017.
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