Golden Plains ShirePopulation forecast
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Central East

Population, households and dwellings

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in Golden Plains 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
Central EastForecast year
Summary20162021202620312036
Population5,7996,4487,0197,6358,261
Change in population (5yrs)--649571616626
Average annual change--2.14%1.71%1.70%1.59%
Households2,0552,2642,4662,6772,896
Average household size2.822.852.852.842.84
Population in non private dwellings0003535
Dwellings2,2272,4562,6732,9023,140
Dwelling occupancy rate92.2892.1892.2692.2592.23

Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id , the population experts, November 2017.

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2036 Average household size: 2.84 2035 Average household size: 2.84 2034 Average household size: 2.84 2033 Average household size: 2.84 2032 Average household size: 2.84 2031 Average household size: 2.84 2030 Average household size: 2.84 2029 Average household size: 2.84 2028 Average household size: 2.85 2027 Average household size: 2.85 2026 Average household size: 2.85 2025 Average household size: 2.85 2024 Average household size: 2.85 2023 Average household size: 2.85 2022 Average household size: 2.85 2021 Average household size: 2.85 2020 Average household size: 2.85 2019 Average household size: 2.85 2018 Average household size: 2.84 2017 Average household size: 2.83 2016 Average household size: 2.82 2036 Average household size: 2.84 2035 Average household size: 2.84 2034 Average household size: 2.84 2033 Average household size: 2.84 2032 Average household size: 2.84 2031 Average household size: 2.84 2030 Average household size: 2.84 2029 Average household size: 2.84 2028 Average household size: 2.85 2027 Average household size: 2.85 2026 Average household size: 2.85 2025 Average household size: 2.85 2024 Average household size: 2.85 2023 Average household size: 2.85 2022 Average household size: 2.85 2021 Average household size: 2.85 2020 Average household size: 2.85 2019 Average household size: 2.85 2018 Average household size: 2.84 2017 Average household size: 2.83 2036 Households: 2,896 2035 Households: 2,851 2034 Households: 2,807 2033 Households: 2,763 2032 Households: 2,720 2031 Households: 2,677 2030 Households: 2,634 2029 Households: 2,590 2028 Households: 2,548 2027 Households: 2,506 2026 Households: 2,465 2025 Households: 2,426 2024 Households: 2,386 2023 Households: 2,346 2022 Households: 2,306 2021 Households: 2,265 2020 Households: 2,227 2019 Households: 2,185 2018 Households: 2,142 2017 Households: 2,099 2016 Households: 2,054 2036 Total population: 8,261 2035 Total population: 8,131 2034 Total population: 8,006 2033 Total population: 7,885 2032 Total population: 7,758 2031 Total population: 7,635 2030 Total population: 7,517 2029 Total population: 7,360 2028 Total population: 7,249 2027 Total population: 7,134 2026 Total population: 7,019 2025 Total population: 6,902 2024 Total population: 6,790 2023 Total population: 6,680 2022 Total population: 6,561 2021 Total population: 6,448 2020 Total population: 6,344 2019 Total population: 6,220 2018 Total population: 6,085 2017 Total population: 5,940 2016 Total population: 5,799
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2017.
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