Golden Plains ShirePopulation forecast
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South 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
South EastForecast year
Summary20162021202620312036
Population1,5021,7151,9802,1892,412
Change in population (5yrs)--213265209223
Average annual change--2.68%2.92%2.03%1.95%
Households467559645720790
Average household size3.223.073.022.993.01
Population in non private dwellings00353535
Dwellings503602694773848
Dwelling occupancy rate92.8492.8692.9493.1493.16

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: 3.01 2035 Average household size: 3.01 2034 Average household size: 3.00 2033 Average household size: 3.00 2032 Average household size: 3.00 2031 Average household size: 2.99 2030 Average household size: 2.98 2029 Average household size: 2.99 2028 Average household size: 2.99 2027 Average household size: 3.00 2026 Average household size: 3.01 2025 Average household size: 3.04 2024 Average household size: 3.06 2023 Average household size: 3.06 2022 Average household size: 3.04 2021 Average household size: 3.06 2020 Average household size: 3.07 2019 Average household size: 3.11 2018 Average household size: 3.13 2017 Average household size: 3.17 2016 Average household size: 3.22 2036 Average household size: 3.01 2035 Average household size: 3.01 2034 Average household size: 3.00 2033 Average household size: 3.00 2032 Average household size: 3.00 2031 Average household size: 2.99 2030 Average household size: 2.98 2029 Average household size: 2.99 2028 Average household size: 2.99 2027 Average household size: 3.00 2026 Average household size: 3.01 2025 Average household size: 3.04 2024 Average household size: 3.06 2023 Average household size: 3.06 2022 Average household size: 3.04 2021 Average household size: 3.06 2020 Average household size: 3.07 2019 Average household size: 3.11 2018 Average household size: 3.13 2017 Average household size: 3.17 2036 Households: 790 2035 Households: 776 2034 Households: 762 2033 Households: 748 2032 Households: 734 2031 Households: 720 2030 Households: 706 2029 Households: 691 2028 Households: 676 2027 Households: 661 2026 Households: 646 2025 Households: 631 2024 Households: 614 2023 Households: 596 2022 Households: 578 2021 Households: 560 2020 Households: 541 2019 Households: 524 2018 Households: 505 2017 Households: 485 2016 Households: 466 2036 Total population: 2,412 2035 Total population: 2,368 2034 Total population: 2,320 2033 Total population: 2,279 2032 Total population: 2,238 2031 Total population: 2,189 2030 Total population: 2,141 2029 Total population: 2,104 2028 Total population: 2,057 2027 Total population: 2,018 2026 Total population: 1,980 2025 Total population: 1,956 2024 Total population: 1,915 2023 Total population: 1,822 2022 Total population: 1,760 2021 Total population: 1,715 2020 Total population: 1,659 2019 Total population: 1,626 2018 Total population: 1,583 2017 Total population: 1,539 2016 Total population: 1,502
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2017.
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