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Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in Camden Council was 'Couple families with dependents', and by 2026 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Couple families with dependents'.

Analysing the future household structure in Camden Council, 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
Camden Council201620262036Change between 2016 and 2036
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents11,87745.823,59645.133,56943.5+21,692
Couples without dependents7,15727.615,16929.023,14630.0+15,989
Group households4891.91,1522.21,6382.1+1,149
Lone person households3,23112.56,24712.09,78112.7+6,550
One parent family2,3599.14,9679.57,4709.7+5,111
Other families7963.11,1382.21,4951.9+699

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

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2036: 1,495 One parent family, 2036: 7,470 Lone person households, 2036: 9,781 Group households, 2036: 1,638 Couples without dependents, 2036: 23,146 Couple families with dependents, 2036: 33,569 Other families, 2026: 1,138 One parent family, 2026: 4,967 Lone person households, 2026: 6,247 Group households, 2026: 1,152 Couples without dependents, 2026: 15,169 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 23,596 Other families, 2016: 796 One parent family, 2016: 2,359 Lone person households, 2016: 3,231 Group households, 2016: 489 Couples without dependents, 2016: 7,157 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 11,877
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, October 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: 357 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2036: 2,503 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2036: 3,534 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2036: 486 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2036: 7,977 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2036: 9,973 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2026: 342 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2026: 2,608 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2026: 3,016 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2026: 663 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2026: 8,012 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2026: 11,719
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, October 2017.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in Camden Council was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 45.8% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Couple families with dependents, which will increase by 11,719 households and account for 45.1% of all households.

In contrast Other families is forecast to increase by 342 households, to comprise 2.2% of all households in 2026, compared to 3.1% in 2016.

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