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Neerim South - Noojee and District

Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in Neerim South - Noojee and District was 'Couples without dependents', and by 2026 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Couples without dependents'.

Analysing the future household structure in Baw Baw Shire, 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
Neerim South - Noojee and District201620262041Change between 2016 and 2041
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents26627.924324.824924.5-17
Couples without dependents33735.337638.437336.6+36
Group households181.9141.4141.4-4
Lone person households23724.825726.228728.2+50
One parent family768.0747.6797.8+3
Other families202.1161.6161.6-4

Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id , the population experts, July 2019.

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2041: 16 One parent family, 2041: 79 Lone person households, 2041: 287 Group households, 2041: 14 Couples without dependents, 2041: 373 Couple families with dependents, 2041: 249 Other families, 2026: 16 One parent family, 2026: 74 Lone person households, 2026: 257 Group households, 2026: 14 Couples without dependents, 2026: 376 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 243 Other families, 2016: 20 One parent family, 2016: 76 Lone person households, 2016: 237 Group households, 2016: 18 Couples without dependents, 2016: 337 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 266
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, July 2019.
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2041
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2041 Forecast change in Other families,  2026 to 2041: 0 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2041: 5 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2041: 30 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2041: 0 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2041: -3 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2041: 6 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2026: -4 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2026: -2 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2026: 20 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2026: -4 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2026: 39 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2026: -23
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, July 2019.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in Neerim South - Noojee and District was Couples without dependents, which accounted for 35.3% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Couples without dependents, which will increase by 39 households and account for 38.4% of all households.

In contrast Couple families with dependents is forecast to decrease by 23 households, to comprise 24.8% of all households in 2026, compared to 27.9% in 2016.

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