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Rockbank

Population, households and dwellings

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in the City of Melton. The period 2016 to 2031, 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
RockbankForecast year
Summary20162021202620312036204120462051
Population1,0771,9877,11612,20018,23322,17522,99723,735
Change in population (5yrs)--9105,1295,0846,0333,941822738
Average annual change--13.02%29.07%11.38%8.37%3.99%0.73%0.63%
Households4687432,3203,9175,8567,1887,8147,861
Average household size2.302.673.043.103.073.052.912.99
Population in non private dwellings006060240240240240
Dwellings4747552,3874,0586,0667,4458,0958,143
Dwelling occupancy rate98.7398.4197.1996.5396.5496.5596.5396.54

Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2051, prepared by .id , the population experts, May 2019.

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2051 Average household size: 2.99 2050 Average household size: 2.79 2049 Average household size: 2.99 2048 Average household size: 2.85 2047 Average household size: 3.00 2046 Average household size: 2.91 2045 Average household size: 3.01 2044 Average household size: 2.96 2043 Average household size: 3.03 2042 Average household size: 2.99 2041 Average household size: 3.05 2040 Average household size: 3.03 2039 Average household size: 3.07 2038 Average household size: 3.06 2037 Average household size: 3.09 2036 Average household size: 3.07 2035 Average household size: 3.10 2034 Average household size: 3.09 2033 Average household size: 3.10 2032 Average household size: 3.10 2031 Average household size: 3.10 2030 Average household size: 3.08 2029 Average household size: 3.10 2028 Average household size: 3.08 2027 Average household size: 3.08 2026 Average household size: 3.04 2025 Average household size: 3.03 2024 Average household size: 3.00 2023 Average household size: 2.98 2022 Average household size: 2.90 2021 Average household size: 2.67 2020 Average household size: 2.56 2019 Average household size: 2.47 2018 Average household size: 2.45 2017 Average household size: 2.43 2016 Average household size: 2.30 2051 Average household size: 2.99 2050 Average household size: 2.79 2049 Average household size: 2.99 2048 Average household size: 2.85 2047 Average household size: 3.00 2046 Average household size: 2.91 2045 Average household size: 3.01 2044 Average household size: 2.96 2043 Average household size: 3.03 2042 Average household size: 2.99 2041 Average household size: 3.05 2040 Average household size: 3.03 2039 Average household size: 3.07 2038 Average household size: 3.06 2037 Average household size: 3.09 2036 Average household size: 3.07 2035 Average household size: 3.10 2034 Average household size: 3.09 2033 Average household size: 3.10 2032 Average household size: 3.10 2031 Average household size: 3.10 2030 Average household size: 3.08 2029 Average household size: 3.10 2028 Average household size: 3.08 2027 Average household size: 3.08 2026 Average household size: 3.04 2025 Average household size: 3.03 2024 Average household size: 3.00 2023 Average household size: 2.98 2022 Average household size: 2.90 2021 Average household size: 2.67 2020 Average household size: 2.56 2019 Average household size: 2.47 2018 Average household size: 2.45 2017 Average household size: 2.43 2051 Households: 7,862 2050 Households: 7,861 2049 Households: 7,860 2048 Households: 7,857 2047 Households: 7,845 2046 Households: 7,815 2045 Households: 7,727 2044 Households: 7,618 2043 Households: 7,497 2042 Households: 7,358 2041 Households: 7,188 2040 Households: 6,984 2039 Households: 6,733 2038 Households: 6,481 2037 Households: 6,191 2036 Households: 5,857 2035 Households: 5,507 2034 Households: 5,102 2033 Households: 4,710 2032 Households: 4,321 2031 Households: 3,918 2030 Households: 3,597 2029 Households: 3,249 2028 Households: 2,991 2027 Households: 2,698 2026 Households: 2,319 2025 Households: 1,969 2024 Households: 1,647 2023 Households: 1,321 2022 Households: 997 2021 Households: 743 2020 Households: 567 2019 Households: 469 2018 Households: 469 2017 Households: 469 2016 Households: 468 2051 Total population: 23,735 2050 Total population: 22,173 2049 Total population: 23,708 2048 Total population: 22,646 2047 Total population: 23,758 2046 Total population: 22,997 2045 Total population: 23,487 2044 Total population: 22,777 2043 Total population: 22,946 2042 Total population: 22,251 2041 Total population: 22,175 2040 Total population: 21,380 2039 Total population: 20,878 2038 Total population: 20,049 2037 Total population: 19,344 2036 Total population: 18,233 2035 Total population: 17,318 2034 Total population: 15,995 2033 Total population: 14,842 2032 Total population: 13,564 2031 Total population: 12,200 2030 Total population: 11,157 2029 Total population: 10,116 2028 Total population: 9,272 2027 Total population: 8,363 2026 Total population: 7,116 2025 Total population: 6,028 2024 Total population: 5,005 2023 Total population: 3,936 2022 Total population: 2,886 2021 Total population: 1,987 2020 Total population: 1,452 2019 Total population: 1,159 2018 Total population: 1,148 2017 Total population: 1,141 2016 Total population: 1,077
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2051, prepared by .id the population experts, May 2019.
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