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Riverwood

Net migration by age

The age group with the highest net migration in Riverwood is 25-29 year olds, this is forecast to occur in the period between 2026 to 2031.

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.

Migration assumptions influenced by:

  • Significant dwelling opportunity owing to the redevelopment of the Riverwood public housing estate is likely to attract a wider housing market than previously, with significant increases in younger adults and couples (20-34 years), living in smaller households
  • Loss of young families (0-4and 25-34 years)
  • Gain of older adults, empty-nester and retiree age groups (50-74 years)
Forecast net migration by age group
Forecast net migration by age group Persons aged 85+,  2026 to 2031: 19 Persons aged 80-84,  2026 to 2031: 57 Persons aged 75-79,  2026 to 2031: 56 Persons aged 70-74,  2026 to 2031: 66 Persons aged 65-69,  2026 to 2031: 55 Persons aged 60-64,  2026 to 2031: 102 Persons aged 55-59,  2026 to 2031: 143 Persons aged 50-54,  2026 to 2031: 122 Persons aged 45-49,  2026 to 2031: -11 Persons aged 40-44,  2026 to 2031: 81 Persons aged 35-39,  2026 to 2031: 197 Persons aged 30-34,  2026 to 2031: 280 Persons aged 25-29,  2026 to 2031: 355 Persons aged 20-24,  2026 to 2031: 310 Persons aged 15-19,  2026 to 2031: 192 Persons aged 10-14,  2026 to 2031: 132 Persons aged 5-9,  2026 to 2031: 65 Persons aged 0-4,  2026 to 2031: -140 Persons aged 85+,  2021 to 2026: -10 Persons aged 80-84,  2021 to 2026: 33 Persons aged 75-79,  2021 to 2026: 27 Persons aged 70-74,  2021 to 2026: 35 Persons aged 65-69,  2021 to 2026: 35 Persons aged 60-64,  2021 to 2026: 49 Persons aged 55-59,  2021 to 2026: 81 Persons aged 50-54,  2021 to 2026: 96 Persons aged 45-49,  2021 to 2026: 1 Persons aged 40-44,  2021 to 2026: 72 Persons aged 35-39,  2021 to 2026: 123 Persons aged 30-34,  2021 to 2026: 188 Persons aged 25-29,  2021 to 2026: 206 Persons aged 20-24,  2021 to 2026: 188 Persons aged 15-19,  2021 to 2026: 105 Persons aged 10-14,  2021 to 2026: 99 Persons aged 5-9,  2021 to 2026: 42 Persons aged 0-4,  2021 to 2026: -130 Persons aged 85+,  2016 to 2021: -37 Persons aged 80-84,  2016 to 2021: 14 Persons aged 75-79,  2016 to 2021: 29 Persons aged 70-74,  2016 to 2021: 34 Persons aged 65-69,  2016 to 2021: 35 Persons aged 60-64,  2016 to 2021: 29 Persons aged 55-59,  2016 to 2021: 42 Persons aged 50-54,  2016 to 2021: 46 Persons aged 45-49,  2016 to 2021: 8 Persons aged 40-44,  2016 to 2021: 77 Persons aged 35-39,  2016 to 2021: 130 Persons aged 30-34,  2016 to 2021: 111 Persons aged 25-29,  2016 to 2021: 59 Persons aged 20-24,  2016 to 2021: 72 Persons aged 15-19,  2016 to 2021: 77 Persons aged 10-14,  2016 to 2021: 44 Persons aged 5-9,  2016 to 2021: 14 Persons aged 0-4,  2016 to 2021: -95 Persons aged 85+,  2026 to 2031: 19 Persons aged 80-84,  2026 to 2031: 57 Persons aged 75-79,  2026 to 2031: 56 Persons aged 70-74,  2026 to 2031: 66 Persons aged 65-69,  2026 to 2031: 55 Persons aged 60-64,  2026 to 2031: 102 Persons aged 55-59,  2026 to 2031: 143 Persons aged 50-54,  2026 to 2031: 122 Persons aged 45-49,  2026 to 2031: -11 Persons aged 40-44,  2026 to 2031: 81 Persons aged 35-39,  2026 to 2031: 197 Persons aged 30-34,  2026 to 2031: 280 Persons aged 25-29,  2026 to 2031: 355 Persons aged 20-24,  2026 to 2031: 310 Persons aged 15-19,  2026 to 2031: 192 Persons aged 10-14,  2026 to 2031: 132 Persons aged 5-9,  2026 to 2031: 65 Persons aged 0-4,  2026 to 2031: -140 Persons aged 85+,  2021 to 2026: -10 Persons aged 80-84,  2021 to 2026: 33 Persons aged 75-79,  2021 to 2026: 27 Persons aged 70-74,  2021 to 2026: 35 Persons aged 65-69,  2021 to 2026: 35 Persons aged 60-64,  2021 to 2026: 49 Persons aged 55-59,  2021 to 2026: 81 Persons aged 50-54,  2021 to 2026: 96 Persons aged 45-49,  2021 to 2026: 1 Persons aged 40-44,  2021 to 2026: 72 Persons aged 35-39,  2021 to 2026: 123 Persons aged 30-34,  2021 to 2026: 188 Persons aged 25-29,  2021 to 2026: 206 Persons aged 20-24,  2021 to 2026: 188 Persons aged 15-19,  2021 to 2026: 105 Persons aged 10-14,  2021 to 2026: 99 Persons aged 5-9,  2021 to 2026: 42 Persons aged 0-4,  2021 to 2026: -130 Persons aged 85+,  2016 to 2021: -37 Persons aged 80-84,  2016 to 2021: 14 Persons aged 75-79,  2016 to 2021: 29 Persons aged 70-74,  2016 to 2021: 34 Persons aged 65-69,  2016 to 2021: 35 Persons aged 60-64,  2016 to 2021: 29 Persons aged 55-59,  2016 to 2021: 42 Persons aged 50-54,  2016 to 2021: 46 Persons aged 45-49,  2016 to 2021: 8 Persons aged 40-44,  2016 to 2021: 77 Persons aged 35-39,  2016 to 2021: 130 Persons aged 30-34,  2016 to 2021: 111 Persons aged 25-29,  2016 to 2021: 59 Persons aged 20-24,  2016 to 2021: 72 Persons aged 15-19,  2016 to 2021: 77 Persons aged 10-14,  2016 to 2021: 44 Persons aged 5-9,  2016 to 2021: 14 Persons aged 0-4,  2016 to 2021: -95
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, October 2017.
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