City of Canterbury BankstownPopulation forecast
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This forecast has been updated with 2016 Census dwelling counts and the 2016 Estimated Resident Population. More information can be found here.

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City of Canterbury Bankstown

Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in City of Canterbury Bankstown 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 City of Canterbury Bankstown, 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 Canterbury Bankstown201620262036Change between 2016 and 2036
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents47,44639.754,43238.558,83537.4+11,389
Couples without dependents24,87620.831,68722.436,69123.3+11,815
Group households3,2102.73,7882.74,1392.6+929
Lone person households22,87819.126,63918.829,91319.0+7,035
One parent family14,86312.417,50512.419,60312.5+4,740
Other families6,2465.27,2865.27,9625.1+1,716

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

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2036: 7,962 One parent family, 2036: 19,603 Lone person households, 2036: 29,913 Group households, 2036: 4,139 Couples without dependents, 2036: 36,691 Couple families with dependents, 2036: 58,835 Other families, 2026: 7,286 One parent family, 2026: 17,505 Lone person households, 2026: 26,639 Group households, 2026: 3,788 Couples without dependents, 2026: 31,687 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 54,432 Other families, 2016: 6,246 One parent family, 2016: 14,863 Lone person households, 2016: 22,878 Group households, 2016: 3,210 Couples without dependents, 2016: 24,876 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 47,446
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: 676 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2036: 2,098 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2036: 3,274 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2036: 351 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2036: 5,004 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2036: 4,403 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2026: 1,040 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2026: 2,642 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2026: 3,761 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2026: 578 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2026: 6,811 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2026: 6,986
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, October 2017.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in City of Canterbury Bankstown was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 39.7% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Couple families with dependents, which will increase by 6,986 households and account for 38.5% of all households.

In contrast Group households is forecast to increase by 578 households, to comprise 2.7% of all households in 2026, compared to 2.7% in 2016.

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