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South Lake - Cockburn Central

Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in South Lake - Cockburn Central was 'Couple families with dependents', and by 2031 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Couple families with dependents'.

Analysing the future household structure in City of Cockburn, 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
South Lake - Cockburn Central201620312041Change between 2016 and 2041
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents81527.81,24327.61,51227.5+697
Couples without dependents75925.91,18626.41,44026.2+681
Group households1565.32455.42895.3+133
Lone person households71724.51,10224.51,36324.8+646
One parent family36012.354312.167312.3+313
Other families1204.11804.02163.9+96

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

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2041: 216 One parent family, 2041: 673 Lone person households, 2041: 1,363 Group households, 2041: 289 Couples without dependents, 2041: 1,440 Couple families with dependents, 2041: 1,512 Other families, 2031: 180 One parent family, 2031: 543 Lone person households, 2031: 1,102 Group households, 2031: 245 Couples without dependents, 2031: 1,186 Couple families with dependents, 2031: 1,243 Other families, 2016: 120 One parent family, 2016: 360 Lone person households, 2016: 717 Group households, 2016: 156 Couples without dependents, 2016: 759 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 815
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, September 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: 36 Forecast change in One parent family,  2031 to 2041: 130 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2031 to 2041: 261 Forecast change in Group households,  2031 to 2041: 44 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2031 to 2041: 254 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2031 to 2041: 269 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2031: 60 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2031: 183 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2031: 385 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2031: 89 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2031: 427 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2031: 428
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, September 2018.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in South Lake - Cockburn Central was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 27.8% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2031 is forecast to be in Couple families with dependents, which will increase by 428 households and account for 27.6% of all households.

In contrast Other families is forecast to increase by 60 households, to comprise 4.0% of all households in 2031, compared to 4.1% in 2016.

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