Shire of DardanupPopulation forecast
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Shire of Dardanup

Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in Shire of Dardanup was 'Couple families with dependents', and by 2031 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Couples without dependents'.

Analysing the future household structure in Shire of Dardanup, 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
Shire of Dardanup201620312041Change between 2016 and 2041
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents1,86334.82,26632.83,11034.1+1,247
Couples without dependents1,68531.52,34433.93,02233.2+1,337
Group households1332.51432.11882.1+55
Lone person households1,06519.91,42820.71,80619.8+741
One parent family5209.76289.18509.3+330
Other families891.7961.41381.5+49

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

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2041: 138 One parent family, 2041: 850 Lone person households, 2041: 1,806 Group households, 2041: 188 Couples without dependents, 2041: 3,022 Couple families with dependents, 2041: 3,110 Other families, 2031: 96 One parent family, 2031: 628 Lone person households, 2031: 1,428 Group households, 2031: 143 Couples without dependents, 2031: 2,344 Couple families with dependents, 2031: 2,266 Other families, 2016: 89 One parent family, 2016: 520 Lone person households, 2016: 1,065 Group households, 2016: 133 Couples without dependents, 2016: 1,685 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 1,863
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, October 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: 42 Forecast change in One parent family,  2031 to 2041: 222 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2031 to 2041: 378 Forecast change in Group households,  2031 to 2041: 45 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2031 to 2041: 678 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2031 to 2041: 844 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2031: 7 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2031: 108 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2031: 363 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2031: 10 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2031: 659 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2031: 403
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, October 2018.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in Shire of Dardanup was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 34.8% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2031 is forecast to be in Couples without dependents, which will increase by 659 households and account for 33.9% of all households.

In contrast Other families is forecast to increase by 7 households, to comprise 1.4% of all households in 2031, compared to 1.7% in 2016.

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