Bega Valley ShirePopulation forecast
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Rural North

Population, households and dwellings

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in Bega Valley 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
Rural NorthForecast year
Summary20162021202620312036
Population2,4152,4292,4262,4122,433
Change in population (5yrs)--13-3-1421
Average annual change--0.11%-0.02%-0.12%0.18%
Households1,0891,1181,1451,1661,185
Average household size2.222.172.122.072.05
Population in non private dwellings00000
Dwellings1,2431,2781,3101,3401,370
Dwelling occupancy rate87.6187.4887.4087.0186.50

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

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2036 Average household size: 2.05 2035 Average household size: 2.06 2034 Average household size: 2.06 2033 Average household size: 2.06 2032 Average household size: 2.07 2031 Average household size: 2.07 2030 Average household size: 2.07 2029 Average household size: 2.08 2028 Average household size: 2.09 2027 Average household size: 2.11 2026 Average household size: 2.12 2025 Average household size: 2.12 2024 Average household size: 2.13 2023 Average household size: 2.15 2022 Average household size: 2.16 2021 Average household size: 2.17 2020 Average household size: 2.18 2019 Average household size: 2.19 2018 Average household size: 2.21 2017 Average household size: 2.22 2016 Average household size: 2.22 2036 Average household size: 2.05 2035 Average household size: 2.06 2034 Average household size: 2.06 2033 Average household size: 2.06 2032 Average household size: 2.07 2031 Average household size: 2.07 2030 Average household size: 2.07 2029 Average household size: 2.08 2028 Average household size: 2.09 2027 Average household size: 2.11 2026 Average household size: 2.12 2025 Average household size: 2.12 2024 Average household size: 2.13 2023 Average household size: 2.15 2022 Average household size: 2.16 2021 Average household size: 2.17 2020 Average household size: 2.18 2019 Average household size: 2.19 2018 Average household size: 2.21 2017 Average household size: 2.22 2036 Households: 1,185 2035 Households: 1,181 2034 Households: 1,177 2033 Households: 1,173 2032 Households: 1,169 2031 Households: 1,166 2030 Households: 1,162 2029 Households: 1,158 2028 Households: 1,154 2027 Households: 1,150 2026 Households: 1,146 2025 Households: 1,141 2024 Households: 1,136 2023 Households: 1,130 2022 Households: 1,124 2021 Households: 1,118 2020 Households: 1,112 2019 Households: 1,106 2018 Households: 1,100 2017 Households: 1,094 2016 Households: 1,089 2036 Total population: 2,433 2035 Total population: 2,428 2034 Total population: 2,424 2033 Total population: 2,418 2032 Total population: 2,416 2031 Total population: 2,412 2030 Total population: 2,410 2029 Total population: 2,409 2028 Total population: 2,411 2027 Total population: 2,422 2026 Total population: 2,426 2025 Total population: 2,424 2024 Total population: 2,420 2023 Total population: 2,426 2022 Total population: 2,428 2021 Total population: 2,429 2020 Total population: 2,423 2019 Total population: 2,420 2018 Total population: 2,425 2017 Total population: 2,423 2016 Total population: 2,415
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, December 2017.
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