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Smithtown - Gladstone and District

Population, households and dwellings

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in Kempsey 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
Smithtown - Gladstone and DistrictForecast year
Summary20162021202620312036
Population2,2142,1512,1562,1532,173
Change in population (5yrs)---646-320
Average annual change---0.58%0.05%-0.03%0.19%
Households927932935942947
Average household size2.372.292.282.262.27
Population in non private dwellings2020202020
Dwellings1,1371,1421,1471,1521,157
Dwelling occupancy rate81.5381.6181.5281.7781.85

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: 2.27 2035 Average household size: 2.28 2034 Average household size: 2.27 2033 Average household size: 2.27 2032 Average household size: 2.27 2031 Average household size: 2.26 2030 Average household size: 2.27 2029 Average household size: 2.26 2028 Average household size: 2.27 2027 Average household size: 2.27 2026 Average household size: 2.28 2025 Average household size: 2.29 2024 Average household size: 2.28 2023 Average household size: 2.28 2022 Average household size: 2.29 2021 Average household size: 2.29 2020 Average household size: 2.30 2019 Average household size: 2.32 2018 Average household size: 2.34 2017 Average household size: 2.35 2016 Average household size: 2.37 2036 Average household size: 2.27 2035 Average household size: 2.28 2034 Average household size: 2.27 2033 Average household size: 2.27 2032 Average household size: 2.27 2031 Average household size: 2.26 2030 Average household size: 2.27 2029 Average household size: 2.26 2028 Average household size: 2.27 2027 Average household size: 2.27 2026 Average household size: 2.28 2025 Average household size: 2.29 2024 Average household size: 2.28 2023 Average household size: 2.28 2022 Average household size: 2.29 2021 Average household size: 2.29 2020 Average household size: 2.30 2019 Average household size: 2.32 2018 Average household size: 2.34 2017 Average household size: 2.35 2036 Households: 947 2035 Households: 946 2034 Households: 945 2033 Households: 944 2032 Households: 943 2031 Households: 942 2030 Households: 941 2029 Households: 940 2028 Households: 939 2027 Households: 938 2026 Households: 937 2025 Households: 936 2024 Households: 935 2023 Households: 934 2022 Households: 933 2021 Households: 932 2020 Households: 931 2019 Households: 930 2018 Households: 929 2017 Households: 928 2016 Households: 927 2036 Total population: 2,173 2035 Total population: 2,172 2034 Total population: 2,166 2033 Total population: 2,163 2032 Total population: 2,160 2031 Total population: 2,153 2030 Total population: 2,153 2029 Total population: 2,141 2028 Total population: 2,151 2027 Total population: 2,151 2026 Total population: 2,156 2025 Total population: 2,164 2024 Total population: 2,157 2023 Total population: 2,150 2022 Total population: 2,155 2021 Total population: 2,151 2020 Total population: 2,162 2019 Total population: 2,176 2018 Total population: 2,193 2017 Total population: 2,200 2016 Total population: 2,214
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2017.
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