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Mosman Municipal CouncilPopulation forecast

Mosman Municipal Council

Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in Mosman Municipal Council was 'Couples without dependents', and by 2026 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Couples without dependents'.

Analysing the future household structure in Mosman Municipal Council, 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
Mosman Municipal Council201620262036Change between 2016 and 2036
Couple families with dependents3,76529.73,77828.43,81927.9+54
Couples without dependents3,78129.84,14131.24,31631.5+535
Group households4093.24213.24293.1+20
Lone person households3,72129.33,87629.24,05229.6+331
One parent family8636.89056.89286.8+65
Other families1561.21631.21651.2+9
Source: Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id (informed decisions), December 2017.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in Mosman Municipal Council was Couples without dependents, which accounted for 29.8% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Couples without dependents, which will increase by 360 households and account for 31.2% of all households.

In contrast Other families is forecast to increase by 7 households, to comprise 1.2% of all households in 2026, compared to 1.2% in 2016.

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