City of KwinanaPopulation 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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City of Kwinana

Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in the City of Kwinana was 'Couple families with dependents', and by 2026 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Couple families with dependents'.

Analysing the future household structure in City of Kwinana, especially in conjunction with age structure, provides insight to the role the area plays in the housing market. Some areas, usually with separate housing stock, are dominated by families. Others, with more dense housing in inner city locations have significant numbers of lone person households and couples without dependents.

Forecast household types
City of Kwinana201620262036Change between 2016 and 2036
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents5,01934.17,84435.010,70435.7+5,685
Couples without dependents3,79525.86,05027.08,32227.8+4,527
Group households4713.26653.07862.6+315
Lone person households3,19521.74,51320.15,79419.3+2,599
One parent family1,79812.22,62711.73,27310.9+1,475
Other families4563.17403.31,1063.7+650

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

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2036: 1,106 One parent family, 2036: 3,273 Lone person households, 2036: 5,794 Group households, 2036: 786 Couples without dependents, 2036: 8,322 Couple families with dependents, 2036: 10,704 Other families, 2026: 740 One parent family, 2026: 2,627 Lone person households, 2026: 4,513 Group households, 2026: 665 Couples without dependents, 2026: 6,050 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 7,844 Other families, 2016: 456 One parent family, 2016: 1,798 Lone person households, 2016: 3,195 Group households, 2016: 471 Couples without dependents, 2016: 3,795 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 5,019
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, December 2017.
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2036
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2036 Forecast change in Other families,  2026 to 2036: 366 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2036: 646 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2036: 1,281 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2036: 121 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2036: 2,272 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2036: 2,860 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2026: 284 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2026: 829 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2026: 1,318 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2026: 194 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2026: 2,255 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2026: 2,825
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, December 2017.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in the City of Kwinana was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 34.1% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Couple families with dependents, which will increase by 2,825 households and account for 35.0% of all households.

In contrast Group households is forecast to increase by 194 households, to comprise 3.0% of all households in 2026, compared to 3.2% in 2016.

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