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City of Canning

Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in the City of Canning was 'Couple families with dependents', and by 2031 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Couples without dependents'.

Analysing the future household structure in City of Canning, 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 Canning201620312041Change between 2016 and 2041
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents11,86835.513,27332.414,67831.7+2,810
Couples without dependents8,04224.010,49125.611,80425.5+3,762
Group households2,1996.62,6766.53,0466.6+847
Lone person households6,98520.99,15822.310,62522.9+3,640
One parent family2,9208.73,7679.24,2799.2+1,359
Other families1,4504.31,6494.01,8754.0+425

Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id , the population experts, November 2018.

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2041: 1,875 One parent family, 2041: 4,279 Lone person households, 2041: 10,625 Group households, 2041: 3,046 Couples without dependents, 2041: 11,804 Couple families with dependents, 2041: 14,678 Other families, 2031: 1,649 One parent family, 2031: 3,767 Lone person households, 2031: 9,158 Group households, 2031: 2,676 Couples without dependents, 2031: 10,491 Couple families with dependents, 2031: 13,273 Other families, 2016: 1,450 One parent family, 2016: 2,920 Lone person households, 2016: 6,985 Group households, 2016: 2,199 Couples without dependents, 2016: 8,042 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 11,868
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2018.
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2041
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2041 Forecast change in Other families,  2031 to 2041: 226 Forecast change in One parent family,  2031 to 2041: 512 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2031 to 2041: 1,467 Forecast change in Group households,  2031 to 2041: 370 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2031 to 2041: 1,313 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2031 to 2041: 1,405 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2031: 199 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2031: 847 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2031: 2,173 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2031: 477 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2031: 2,449 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2031: 1,405
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2018.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in the City of Canning was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 35.5% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2031 is forecast to be in Couples without dependents, which will increase by 2,449 households and account for 25.6% of all households.

In contrast Other families is forecast to increase by 199 households, to comprise 4.0% of all households in 2031, compared to 4.3% in 2016.

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