Bega Valley ShirePopulation forecast
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Pambula District

Household types

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

Analysing the future household structure in Bega Valley 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
Pambula District201620262036Change between 2016 and 2036
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents35028.230123.029821.4-52
Couples without dependents39131.548837.450836.5+117
Group households231.9221.7171.2-6
Lone person households32726.335427.141730.0+90
One parent family13911.21279.71379.8-2
Other families110.9141.1151.1+4

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

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2036: 15 One parent family, 2036: 137 Lone person households, 2036: 417 Group households, 2036: 17 Couples without dependents, 2036: 508 Couple families with dependents, 2036: 298 Other families, 2026: 14 One parent family, 2026: 127 Lone person households, 2026: 354 Group households, 2026: 22 Couples without dependents, 2026: 488 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 301 Other families, 2016: 11 One parent family, 2016: 139 Lone person households, 2016: 327 Group households, 2016: 23 Couples without dependents, 2016: 391 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 350
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, December 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: 1 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2036: 10 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2036: 63 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2036: -5 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2036: 20 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2036: -3 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2026: 3 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2026: -12 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2026: 27 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2026: -1 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2026: 97 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2026: -49
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, December 2017.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in Pambula District was Couples without dependents, which accounted for 31.5% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Couples without dependents, which will increase by 97 households and account for 37.4% of all households.

In contrast Couple families with dependents is forecast to decrease by 49 households, to comprise 23.0% of all households in 2026, compared to 28.2% in 2016.

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