Colac Otway Shire
451 people were estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in Colac Otway Shire in 2020.
Residential non-private dwellings include aged care facilities as well as defence force facilities, hospitals, prisons, staff quarters and boarding houses. As a general rule, an increase in people aged 18 to 24 living in non-private dwellings indicates a growth in student accommodation, defence force facilities or prisons. Similarly an increase in people aged over 75 living in non-private dwellings indicates growth in aged care facilities.
|Persons in non-private dwellings|
|Colac Otway Shire||Year||Change between 2016 and 2041|
|Area||2016||2041||Total change||Aged 18 to 24 years||Aged 75+ years|
|Colac Otway Shire||452||605||+153||0||+152||566||10||2020||451||0|
|Colac - Central||174||244||+70||0||+69||234||100||2020||173||0|
|Colac - East||154||237||+83||0||+82||208||110||2020||153||0|
|Colac - West||2||2||0||0||0||2||120||2020||2||0|
|Great Ocean Road - Otways||104||104||0||0||0||104||140||2020||103||0|
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id (opens a new window), the population experts, October 2018.
There were 452 people estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in Colac Otway Shire in 2016. The number of persons in non-private dwellings in Colac Otway Shire is expected to increase to 566 persons in 2036 and to 605 persons in 2041.
Between 2016 and 2036, Colac - East is forecast to experience the greatest change, with a gain of 83 persons in non-private dwellings. This is due to an increase of persons in non-private dwellings aged 75 years and over, which is predominantly aged care.