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Broken Bay

Population, households and dwellings

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in Gosford City. The period 2011 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
Broken BayForecast year
Summary201120162021202620312036
Population5,8595,9556,1296,2466,3206,402
Change in population (5yrs)--961741177481
Average annual change--0.33%0.58%0.38%0.24%0.26%
Households2,5332,6232,7282,7982,8372,877
Average household size2.312.272.252.232.232.23
Population in non private dwellings000000
Dwellings3,7593,8373,9333,9884,0434,098
Dwelling occupancy rate67.3868.3669.3670.1670.1770.20

Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id , the population experts, September 2014.

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2036 Average household size: 2.23 2035 Average household size: 2.23 2034 Average household size: 2.23 2033 Average household size: 2.23 2032 Average household size: 2.23 2031 Average household size: 2.23 2030 Average household size: 2.23 2029 Average household size: 2.23 2028 Average household size: 2.23 2027 Average household size: 2.23 2026 Average household size: 2.23 2025 Average household size: 2.23 2024 Average household size: 2.23 2023 Average household size: 2.24 2022 Average household size: 2.24 2021 Average household size: 2.25 2020 Average household size: 2.25 2019 Average household size: 2.25 2018 Average household size: 2.26 2017 Average household size: 2.26 2016 Average household size: 2.27 2015 Average household size: 2.28 2014 Average household size: 2.28 2013 Average household size: 2.29 2012 Average household size: 2.30 2011 Average household size: 2.31 2036 Average household size: 2.23 2035 Average household size: 2.23 2034 Average household size: 2.23 2033 Average household size: 2.23 2032 Average household size: 2.23 2031 Average household size: 2.23 2030 Average household size: 2.23 2029 Average household size: 2.23 2028 Average household size: 2.23 2027 Average household size: 2.23 2026 Average household size: 2.23 2025 Average household size: 2.23 2024 Average household size: 2.23 2023 Average household size: 2.24 2022 Average household size: 2.24 2021 Average household size: 2.25 2020 Average household size: 2.25 2019 Average household size: 2.25 2018 Average household size: 2.26 2017 Average household size: 2.26 2016 Average household size: 2.27 2015 Average household size: 2.28 2014 Average household size: 2.28 2013 Average household size: 2.29 2012 Average household size: 2.30 2036 Households: 2,876 2035 Households: 2,868 2034 Households: 2,861 2033 Households: 2,853 2032 Households: 2,845 2031 Households: 2,837 2030 Households: 2,830 2029 Households: 2,822 2028 Households: 2,814 2027 Households: 2,807 2026 Households: 2,799 2025 Households: 2,791 2024 Households: 2,775 2023 Households: 2,760 2022 Households: 2,744 2021 Households: 2,729 2020 Households: 2,713 2019 Households: 2,698 2018 Households: 2,682 2017 Households: 2,653 2016 Households: 2,624 2015 Households: 2,595 2014 Households: 2,580 2013 Households: 2,564 2012 Households: 2,548 2011 Households: 2,533 2036 Total population: 6,402 2035 Total population: 6,385 2034 Total population: 6,367 2033 Total population: 6,350 2032 Total population: 6,336 2031 Total population: 6,320 2030 Total population: 6,304 2029 Total population: 6,287 2028 Total population: 6,270 2027 Total population: 6,258 2026 Total population: 6,246 2025 Total population: 6,231 2024 Total population: 6,202 2023 Total population: 6,175 2022 Total population: 6,151 2021 Total population: 6,129 2020 Total population: 6,106 2019 Total population: 6,081 2018 Total population: 6,054 2017 Total population: 6,003 2016 Total population: 5,955 2015 Total population: 5,905 2014 Total population: 5,894 2013 Total population: 5,873 2012 Total population: 5,858 2011 Total population: 5,859
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, September 2014.
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