Bathurst Regional CouncilPopulation forecast
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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 Bathurst Regional population forecasts

The Bathurst Regional population forecast for 2018 is 43,640, and is forecast to grow to 53,361 by 2036.

The Bathurst Regional 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 December 2017 by .id, the population experts, on behalf of Bathurst Regional. Forecasts are available for each year from 2016 to 2036.

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Forecast population
Forecast population 2036 forecast population: 53,361 2035 forecast population: 52,449 2034 forecast population: 51,924 2033 forecast population: 51,410 2032 forecast population: 50,891 2031 forecast population: 50,380 2030 forecast population: 49,814 2029 forecast population: 49,285 2028 forecast population: 48,796 2027 forecast population: 48,306 2026 forecast population: 47,802 2025 forecast population: 47,249 2024 forecast population: 46,764 2023 forecast population: 46,266 2022 forecast population: 45,734 2021 forecast population: 45,240 2020 forecast population: 44,686 2019 forecast population: 44,182 2018 forecast population: 43,640 2017 forecast population: 43,035 2016 forecast population: 42,388
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id, December 2017.
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