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Baw Baw Shire

Population, households and dwellings

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in Baw Baw Shire. 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
Baw Baw ShireForecast year
Summary201620212026203120362041
Population49,29555,10161,73368,76376,24884,150
Change in population (5yrs)--5,8066,6327,0307,4857,902
Average annual change--2.25%2.30%2.18%2.09%1.99%
Households19,62422,05424,76927,62730,66333,875
Average household size2.482.472.462.462.452.45
Population in non private dwellings6107128149161,0181,120
Dwellings20,98823,50426,35729,36132,55335,935
Dwelling occupancy rate93.5093.8393.9894.0994.1994.27

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

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2041 Average household size: 2.45 2040 Average household size: 2.45 2039 Average household size: 2.45 2038 Average household size: 2.45 2037 Average household size: 2.45 2036 Average household size: 2.45 2035 Average household size: 2.45 2034 Average household size: 2.45 2033 Average household size: 2.45 2032 Average household size: 2.46 2031 Average household size: 2.46 2030 Average household size: 2.46 2029 Average household size: 2.46 2028 Average household size: 2.46 2027 Average household size: 2.46 2026 Average household size: 2.46 2025 Average household size: 2.46 2024 Average household size: 2.46 2023 Average household size: 2.46 2022 Average household size: 2.46 2021 Average household size: 2.47 2020 Average household size: 2.47 2019 Average household size: 2.47 2018 Average household size: 2.48 2017 Average household size: 2.48 2016 Average household size: 2.48 2041 Average household size: 2.45 2040 Average household size: 2.45 2039 Average household size: 2.45 2038 Average household size: 2.45 2037 Average household size: 2.45 2036 Average household size: 2.45 2035 Average household size: 2.45 2034 Average household size: 2.45 2033 Average household size: 2.45 2032 Average household size: 2.46 2031 Average household size: 2.46 2030 Average household size: 2.46 2029 Average household size: 2.46 2028 Average household size: 2.46 2027 Average household size: 2.46 2026 Average household size: 2.46 2025 Average household size: 2.46 2024 Average household size: 2.46 2023 Average household size: 2.46 2022 Average household size: 2.46 2021 Average household size: 2.47 2020 Average household size: 2.47 2019 Average household size: 2.47 2018 Average household size: 2.48 2017 Average household size: 2.48 2041 Households: 33,875 2040 Households: 33,222 2039 Households: 32,576 2038 Households: 31,928 2037 Households: 31,296 2036 Households: 30,661 2035 Households: 30,029 2034 Households: 29,408 2033 Households: 28,809 2032 Households: 28,213 2031 Households: 27,626 2030 Households: 27,037 2029 Households: 26,467 2028 Households: 25,897 2027 Households: 25,330 2026 Households: 24,769 2025 Households: 24,217 2024 Households: 23,666 2023 Households: 23,121 2022 Households: 22,583 2021 Households: 22,056 2020 Households: 21,542 2019 Households: 21,105 2018 Households: 20,770 2017 Households: 20,209 2016 Households: 19,625 2041 Total population: 84,150 2040 Total population: 82,576 2039 Total population: 80,906 2038 Total population: 79,327 2037 Total population: 77,796 2036 Total population: 76,248 2035 Total population: 74,607 2034 Total population: 73,088 2033 Total population: 71,633 2032 Total population: 70,190 2031 Total population: 68,763 2030 Total population: 67,238 2029 Total population: 65,860 2028 Total population: 64,480 2027 Total population: 63,097 2026 Total population: 61,733 2025 Total population: 60,313 2024 Total population: 58,986 2023 Total population: 57,665 2022 Total population: 56,375 2021 Total population: 55,101 2020 Total population: 53,790 2019 Total population: 52,786 2018 Total population: 52,100 2017 Total population: 50,793 2016 Total population: 49,295
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, July 2019.
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