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Bankstown CBD

Net migration by age

The age group with the highest net migration in Bankstown CBD is 20-24 year olds, this is forecast to occur in the period between 2016 to 2021.

Migration is one of the most important components of population change. Once you have established the amount of development activity in an area, the next step is to make assumptions about who will move into the area as well as who is leaving the area.

Net migration by age is an excellent way of understanding housing markets. The most mobile age groups in the population are young adults. They tend to move to attend educational institutions, seek work and express a change in lifestyle. Market research has shown that empty nesters are more likely to move to smaller accommodation when appropriate and affordable alternative housing is supplied in the local area that is accessible to established social networks.

Select each small area to see how migration patterns differ for each area across City of Canterbury Bankstown depending on their housing markets and stage in the suburb life cycle.

Major migration assumptions:

  • Substantial gain in young adults groups (18-29 years) attracted to transport, education and employment opportunities as well as affordable housing. Increasing in the shorter term, but remaining high throughout the period owing to significant development higher density housing
  • Loss of families (0-9 and 30-39 years), looking for suitable family type housing opportunities elsewhere
  • Small gain of older families (10-17 and 40-54 years) accessing traditional family housing in the area as older residents downsize, or a house otherwise becomes available
  • Small gain through migration in older adults (55+ years) due to the significant housing opportunities available in the area
Forecast net migration by age group
Forecast net migration by age group Persons aged 85+,  2026 to 2031: 116 Persons aged 80-84,  2026 to 2031: 48 Persons aged 75-79,  2026 to 2031: 56 Persons aged 70-74,  2026 to 2031: 90 Persons aged 65-69,  2026 to 2031: 13 Persons aged 60-64,  2026 to 2031: 8 Persons aged 55-59,  2026 to 2031: 42 Persons aged 50-54,  2026 to 2031: 121 Persons aged 45-49,  2026 to 2031: 136 Persons aged 40-44,  2026 to 2031: -96 Persons aged 35-39,  2026 to 2031: -264 Persons aged 30-34,  2026 to 2031: -658 Persons aged 25-29,  2026 to 2031: 754 Persons aged 20-24,  2026 to 2031: 1,354 Persons aged 15-19,  2026 to 2031: 701 Persons aged 10-14,  2026 to 2031: -48 Persons aged 5-9,  2026 to 2031: -196 Persons aged 0-4,  2026 to 2031: -70 Persons aged 85+,  2021 to 2026: 119 Persons aged 80-84,  2021 to 2026: 53 Persons aged 75-79,  2021 to 2026: 32 Persons aged 70-74,  2021 to 2026: 84 Persons aged 65-69,  2021 to 2026: 48 Persons aged 60-64,  2021 to 2026: 40 Persons aged 55-59,  2021 to 2026: 112 Persons aged 50-54,  2021 to 2026: 183 Persons aged 45-49,  2021 to 2026: 204 Persons aged 40-44,  2021 to 2026: -19 Persons aged 35-39,  2021 to 2026: -49 Persons aged 30-34,  2021 to 2026: -352 Persons aged 25-29,  2021 to 2026: 941 Persons aged 20-24,  2021 to 2026: 1,484 Persons aged 15-19,  2021 to 2026: 759 Persons aged 10-14,  2021 to 2026: 41 Persons aged 5-9,  2021 to 2026: -123 Persons aged 0-4,  2021 to 2026: 37 Persons aged 85+,  2016 to 2021: 86 Persons aged 80-84,  2016 to 2021: 31 Persons aged 75-79,  2016 to 2021: 20 Persons aged 70-74,  2016 to 2021: 62 Persons aged 65-69,  2016 to 2021: 48 Persons aged 60-64,  2016 to 2021: 75 Persons aged 55-59,  2016 to 2021: 97 Persons aged 50-54,  2016 to 2021: 214 Persons aged 45-49,  2016 to 2021: 210 Persons aged 40-44,  2016 to 2021: 63 Persons aged 35-39,  2016 to 2021: -68 Persons aged 30-34,  2016 to 2021: -216 Persons aged 25-29,  2016 to 2021: 1,085 Persons aged 20-24,  2016 to 2021: 1,493 Persons aged 15-19,  2016 to 2021: 790 Persons aged 10-14,  2016 to 2021: 160 Persons aged 5-9,  2016 to 2021: -115 Persons aged 0-4,  2016 to 2021: -210 Persons aged 85+,  2026 to 2031: 116 Persons aged 80-84,  2026 to 2031: 48 Persons aged 75-79,  2026 to 2031: 56 Persons aged 70-74,  2026 to 2031: 90 Persons aged 65-69,  2026 to 2031: 13 Persons aged 60-64,  2026 to 2031: 8 Persons aged 55-59,  2026 to 2031: 42 Persons aged 50-54,  2026 to 2031: 121 Persons aged 45-49,  2026 to 2031: 136 Persons aged 40-44,  2026 to 2031: -96 Persons aged 35-39,  2026 to 2031: -264 Persons aged 30-34,  2026 to 2031: -658 Persons aged 25-29,  2026 to 2031: 754 Persons aged 20-24,  2026 to 2031: 1,354 Persons aged 15-19,  2026 to 2031: 701 Persons aged 10-14,  2026 to 2031: -48 Persons aged 5-9,  2026 to 2031: -196 Persons aged 0-4,  2026 to 2031: -70 Persons aged 85+,  2021 to 2026: 119 Persons aged 80-84,  2021 to 2026: 53 Persons aged 75-79,  2021 to 2026: 32 Persons aged 70-74,  2021 to 2026: 84 Persons aged 65-69,  2021 to 2026: 48 Persons aged 60-64,  2021 to 2026: 40 Persons aged 55-59,  2021 to 2026: 112 Persons aged 50-54,  2021 to 2026: 183 Persons aged 45-49,  2021 to 2026: 204 Persons aged 40-44,  2021 to 2026: -19 Persons aged 35-39,  2021 to 2026: -49 Persons aged 30-34,  2021 to 2026: -352 Persons aged 25-29,  2021 to 2026: 941 Persons aged 20-24,  2021 to 2026: 1,484 Persons aged 15-19,  2021 to 2026: 759 Persons aged 10-14,  2021 to 2026: 41 Persons aged 5-9,  2021 to 2026: -123 Persons aged 0-4,  2021 to 2026: 37 Persons aged 85+,  2016 to 2021: 86 Persons aged 80-84,  2016 to 2021: 31 Persons aged 75-79,  2016 to 2021: 20 Persons aged 70-74,  2016 to 2021: 62 Persons aged 65-69,  2016 to 2021: 48 Persons aged 60-64,  2016 to 2021: 75 Persons aged 55-59,  2016 to 2021: 97 Persons aged 50-54,  2016 to 2021: 214 Persons aged 45-49,  2016 to 2021: 210 Persons aged 40-44,  2016 to 2021: 63 Persons aged 35-39,  2016 to 2021: -68 Persons aged 30-34,  2016 to 2021: -216 Persons aged 25-29,  2016 to 2021: 1,085 Persons aged 20-24,  2016 to 2021: 1,493 Persons aged 15-19,  2016 to 2021: 790 Persons aged 10-14,  2016 to 2021: 160 Persons aged 5-9,  2016 to 2021: -115 Persons aged 0-4,  2016 to 2021: -210
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, October 2017.
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