Bacchus Marsh and surrounds
Components of population change
The greatest population change for Bacchus Marsh and surrounds is forecast for the period from 2017 to 2021, which is expected to have a net increase of 3,076 people.
There are two ways in which populations can change, through net migration and/or through natural increase (births minus deaths). Some areas are more driven by one or other of these factors. Migration is largely driven by housing development, whereas natural increase is a function of the age of the population.
|Components of population change|
|Bacchus Marsh and surrounds||Forecast period|
|Component||2012 to 2016||2017 to 2021||2022 to 2026||2027 to 2031||2032 to 2036||2037 to 2041|
|Change in persons in non-private dwellings||-1||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|Total population change||2,843||3,076||2,322||2,239||2,305||1,990|
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2041, prepared by .id (opens a new window), the population experts, September 2015.