City of Canada Bay CouncilPopulation forecast
Skip to content

Drummoyne

Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in Drummoyne was 'Couples without 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
Drummoyne201620262036Change between 2016 and 2036
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents1,44327.21,51526.91,50126.2+58
Couples without dependents1,67531.61,84332.71,89733.1+222
Group households3456.53446.13285.7-17
Lone person households1,39126.21,45725.81,51626.4+125
One parent family3336.33566.33706.4+37
Other families1202.31232.21272.2+7

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

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2036: 127 One parent family, 2036: 370 Lone person households, 2036: 1,516 Group households, 2036: 328 Couples without dependents, 2036: 1,897 Couple families with dependents, 2036: 1,501 Other families, 2026: 123 One parent family, 2026: 356 Lone person households, 2026: 1,457 Group households, 2026: 344 Couples without dependents, 2026: 1,843 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 1,515 Other families, 2016: 120 One parent family, 2016: 333 Lone person households, 2016: 1,391 Group households, 2016: 345 Couples without dependents, 2016: 1,675 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 1,443
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: 4 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2036: 14 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2036: 59 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2036: -16 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2036: 54 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2036: -14 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2026: 3 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2026: 23 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2026: 66 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2026: -1 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2026: 168 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2026: 72
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, December 2017.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in Drummoyne was Couples without dependents, which accounted for 31.6% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Couples without dependents, which will increase by 168 households and account for 32.7% of all households.

In contrast Group households is forecast to decrease by 1 households, to comprise 6.1% of all households in 2026, compared to 6.5% in 2016.

v19.09.29-1.0.0