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Population, households and dwellings

The number of dwellings in Yagoona is forecast to grow from 6,038 in 2016 to 7,642 in 2036, with the average household size falling from 3.20 to 3.10 by 2036.

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in Yagoona. The period 2016 to 2026, as the short to medium term, is likely to be the most accurate and useful forecast information for immediate planning purposes.

It is important to look at the relationship between population and average household size. If the average household size is falling, then there will need to be growth in the number of households (and dwellings for them to live in) to maintain or grow the population.

Forecast population, households and dwellings
YagoonaForecast year
Change in population (5yrs)--9793559562,074
Average annual change--1.02%0.36%0.93%1.90%
Average household size3.
Population in non private dwellings400400465530595
Dwelling occupancy rate94.8894.8794.8694.8794.87
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id , the population experts, February 2018.

Key findings

In 2016, the total population of Yagoona was estimated to be 18,736 people. It is expected to increase by over 2,290 people to 21,026 by 2026, at an average annual growth rate of 1.16%. This is based on an increase of over 906 households during the period, with the average number of persons per household falling from 3.20 to 3.09 by 2026.

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