Bayside CouncilPopulation forecast

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 the Bayside Council population forecasts

The Bayside Council population forecast for 2018 is 173,539, and is forecast to grow to 212,836 by 2036.

The Bayside Council 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 November 2017 by .id, the population experts, on behalf of the Bayside Council. Forecasts are available for each year from 2016 to 2036.

These forecasts are based on updates made to the former Rockdale City Council and City of Botany Bay in October 2015 and February 2016 respectively. Forecasts are available for each year from 2011 to 2036.

Forecast population
Forecast population 2036 forecast population: 212,836 2035 forecast population: 212,179 2034 forecast population: 211,357 2033 forecast population: 210,550 2032 forecast population: 209,756 2031 forecast population: 208,941 2030 forecast population: 208,096 2029 forecast population: 207,182 2028 forecast population: 206,054 2027 forecast population: 204,895 2026 forecast population: 203,258 2025 forecast population: 201,309 2024 forecast population: 199,143 2023 forecast population: 196,544 2022 forecast population: 193,182 2021 forecast population: 189,010 2020 forecast population: 184,201 2019 forecast population: 178,846 2018 forecast population: 173,539 2017 forecast population: 168,161 2016 forecast population: 162,358
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id, November 2017.

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