Mitchell Shire Council Population 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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Welcome to Mitchell Shire population forecasts

The Mitchell Shire population forecast for 2018 is 44,341, and is forecast to grow to 128,727 by 2041.

The Mitchell Shire population and household forecasts present what is driving population change in the community and how the population, age structure and household types will change each year between 2016 and 2041.

The forecasts are designed to provide community groups, Council, investors, business, students and the general public with knowledge to make confident decisions about the future.

These forecasts were last updated in July 2018 by .id, the population experts, on behalf of Mitchell Shire. Forecasts are available for each year from 2016 to 2041.

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Mitchell Shire
Forecast population
Forecast population 2041 forecast population: 128,727 2040 forecast population: 123,579 2039 forecast population: 118,494 2038 forecast population: 113,348 2037 forecast population: 108,234 2036 forecast population: 103,094 2035 forecast population: 98,375 2034 forecast population: 93,740 2033 forecast population: 89,199 2032 forecast population: 84,730 2031 forecast population: 80,402 2030 forecast population: 76,489 2029 forecast population: 72,790 2028 forecast population: 69,331 2027 forecast population: 66,025 2026 forecast population: 62,865 2025 forecast population: 60,028 2024 forecast population: 57,351 2023 forecast population: 54,668 2022 forecast population: 52,202 2021 forecast population: 49,895 2020 forecast population: 47,837 2019 forecast population: 46,038 2018 forecast population: 44,341 2017 forecast population: 42,842 2016 forecast population: 41,633
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id, July 2018.
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