East Gippsland ShirePopulation forecast
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This forecast has been updated with 2016 Census dwelling counts and the 2016 Estimated Resident Population. More information can be found here.

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East Gippsland Shire

Population, households and dwellings

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in East Gippsland Shire. 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
East Gippsland ShireForecast year
Summary201620212026203120362041
Population45,47347,77150,05652,69255,45758,402
Change in population (5yrs)--2,2982,2852,6362,7652,945
Average annual change--0.99%0.94%1.03%1.03%1.04%
Households20,17821,41922,61123,95525,29526,673
Average household size2.212.192.182.172.162.16
Population in non private dwellings793793793793793793
Dwellings24,20525,81727,39029,00230,62032,272
Dwelling occupancy rate83.3682.9682.5582.6082.6182.65

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

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2041 Average household size: 2.16 2040 Average household size: 2.16 2039 Average household size: 2.16 2038 Average household size: 2.16 2037 Average household size: 2.16 2036 Average household size: 2.16 2035 Average household size: 2.16 2034 Average household size: 2.16 2033 Average household size: 2.16 2032 Average household size: 2.16 2031 Average household size: 2.17 2030 Average household size: 2.17 2029 Average household size: 2.17 2028 Average household size: 2.17 2027 Average household size: 2.18 2026 Average household size: 2.18 2025 Average household size: 2.18 2024 Average household size: 2.18 2023 Average household size: 2.19 2022 Average household size: 2.19 2021 Average household size: 2.19 2020 Average household size: 2.20 2019 Average household size: 2.20 2018 Average household size: 2.21 2017 Average household size: 2.21 2016 Average household size: 2.21 2041 Average household size: 2.16 2040 Average household size: 2.16 2039 Average household size: 2.16 2038 Average household size: 2.16 2037 Average household size: 2.16 2036 Average household size: 2.16 2035 Average household size: 2.16 2034 Average household size: 2.16 2033 Average household size: 2.16 2032 Average household size: 2.16 2031 Average household size: 2.17 2030 Average household size: 2.17 2029 Average household size: 2.17 2028 Average household size: 2.17 2027 Average household size: 2.18 2026 Average household size: 2.18 2025 Average household size: 2.18 2024 Average household size: 2.18 2023 Average household size: 2.19 2022 Average household size: 2.19 2021 Average household size: 2.19 2020 Average household size: 2.20 2019 Average household size: 2.20 2018 Average household size: 2.21 2017 Average household size: 2.21 2041 Households: 26,672 2040 Households: 26,388 2039 Households: 26,110 2038 Households: 25,837 2037 Households: 25,566 2036 Households: 25,295 2035 Households: 25,027 2034 Households: 24,752 2033 Households: 24,485 2032 Households: 24,219 2031 Households: 23,955 2030 Households: 23,688 2029 Households: 23,417 2028 Households: 23,144 2027 Households: 22,878 2026 Households: 22,613 2025 Households: 22,376 2024 Households: 22,137 2023 Households: 21,898 2022 Households: 21,661 2021 Households: 21,424 2020 Households: 21,177 2019 Households: 20,932 2018 Households: 20,676 2017 Households: 20,421 2016 Households: 20,180 2041 Total population: 58,402 2040 Total population: 57,799 2039 Total population: 57,199 2038 Total population: 56,616 2037 Total population: 56,037 2036 Total population: 55,457 2035 Total population: 54,900 2034 Total population: 54,324 2033 Total population: 53,768 2032 Total population: 53,219 2031 Total population: 52,692 2030 Total population: 52,158 2029 Total population: 51,620 2028 Total population: 51,071 2027 Total population: 50,559 2026 Total population: 50,056 2025 Total population: 49,595 2024 Total population: 49,123 2023 Total population: 48,662 2022 Total population: 48,208 2021 Total population: 47,771 2020 Total population: 47,309 2019 Total population: 46,846 2018 Total population: 46,420 2017 Total population: 45,962 2016 Total population: 45,473
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, September 2018.
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