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Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in the City of Canada Bay was 'Couple families with dependents', and by 2026 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Couples without dependents'.

Analysing the future household structure in City of Canada Bay, 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
City of Canada Bay201620262036Change between 2016 and 2036
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents11,45431.912,53330.614,03529.5+2,581
Couples without dependents10,63729.612,56730.714,73631.0+4,099
Group households2,1295.92,2625.52,6195.5+490
Lone person households7,80121.79,06422.210,98123.1+3,180
One parent family2,7177.63,1397.73,5857.5+868
Other families1,1603.21,3423.31,5813.3+421

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

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2036: 1,581 One parent family, 2036: 3,585 Lone person households, 2036: 10,981 Group households, 2036: 2,619 Couples without dependents, 2036: 14,736 Couple families with dependents, 2036: 14,035 Other families, 2026: 1,342 One parent family, 2026: 3,139 Lone person households, 2026: 9,064 Group households, 2026: 2,262 Couples without dependents, 2026: 12,567 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 12,533 Other families, 2016: 1,160 One parent family, 2016: 2,717 Lone person households, 2016: 7,801 Group households, 2016: 2,129 Couples without dependents, 2016: 10,637 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 11,454
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: 239 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2036: 446 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2036: 1,917 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2036: 357 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2036: 2,169 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2036: 1,502 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2026: 182 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2026: 422 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2026: 1,263 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2026: 133 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2026: 1,930 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2026: 1,079
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, December 2017.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in the City of Canada Bay was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 31.9% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Couples without dependents, which will increase by 1,930 households and account for 30.7% of all households.

In contrast Group households is forecast to increase by 133 households, to comprise 5.5% of all households in 2026, compared to 5.9% in 2016.

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