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North West Precinct

Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in North West Precinct was 'Couple families with dependents', and by 2026 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Lone person households'.

Analysing the future household structure in City of Banyule, especially in conjunction with age structure, provides insight to the role the area plays in the housing market. Some areas, usually with separate housing stock, are dominated by families. Others, with more dense housing in inner city locations have significant numbers of lone person households and couples without dependents.

Forecast household types
North West Precinct201620262036Change between 2016 and 2036
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents2,50133.72,56933.32,63832.6+137
Couples without dependents2,04127.52,13827.72,27728.1+236
Group households3204.33043.93123.9-8
Lone person households1,56421.11,67321.71,78322.0+219
One parent family78510.681610.685610.6+71
Other families2132.92202.82262.8+13

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

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2036: 226 One parent family, 2036: 856 Lone person households, 2036: 1,783 Group households, 2036: 312 Couples without dependents, 2036: 2,277 Couple families with dependents, 2036: 2,638 Other families, 2026: 220 One parent family, 2026: 816 Lone person households, 2026: 1,673 Group households, 2026: 304 Couples without dependents, 2026: 2,138 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 2,569 Other families, 2016: 213 One parent family, 2016: 785 Lone person households, 2016: 1,564 Group households, 2016: 320 Couples without dependents, 2016: 2,041 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 2,501
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2017.
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2036
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2036 Forecast change in Other families,  2026 to 2036: 6 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2036: 40 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2036: 110 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2036: 8 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2036: 139 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2036: 69 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2026: 7 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2026: 31 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2026: 109 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2026: -16 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2026: 97 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2026: 68
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2017.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in North West Precinct was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 33.7% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Lone person households, which will increase by 109 households and account for 21.7% of all households.

In contrast Group households is forecast to decrease by 16 households, to comprise 3.9% of all households in 2026, compared to 4.3% in 2016.

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