In 2016, the dominant household type in Wanju was 'Couples without dependents', and by 2031 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Couple families with 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|
|Wanju||2016||2031||2041||Change between 2016 and 2041|
|Couple families with dependents||8||27.6||221||44.3||911||43.3||+903||213||690||0.0000||0.0000||11287.4858906426||213|
|Couples without dependents||10||34.5||141||28.3||610||29.0||+600||131||469||0.0000||0.0000||5999.994000006||131|
|Lone person households||8||27.6||58||11.6||252||12.0||+244||50||194||0.0000||0.0000||3049.99618750477||50|
|One parent family||1||3.4||57||11.4||237||11.3||+236||56||180||0.0000||0.0000||23599.76400236||56|
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id (opens a new window), the population experts, October 2018.
In 2016, the dominant household type in Wanju was Couples without dependents, which accounted for 34.5% of all households.
The largest increase between 2016 and 2031 is forecast to be in Couple families with dependents, which will increase by 213 households and account for 44.3% of all households.
In contrast Other families is forecast to increase by 9 households, to comprise 2.0% of all households in 2031, compared to 3.4% in 2016.