District Council of Mount BarkerPopulation 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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District Council of Mount Barker

Population, households and dwellings

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in the District Council of Mount Barker. The period 2016 to 2026, 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
District Council of Mount BarkerForecast year
Summary20162021202620312036
Population33,80938,52344,39050,49056,710
Change in population (5yrs)--4,7145,8676,1016,220
Average annual change--2.64%2.88%2.61%2.35%
Households12,91214,79517,08719,45221,852
Average household size2.592.582.582.582.58
Population in non private dwellings325339339399399
Dwellings13,72315,75418,21720,76523,337
Dwelling occupancy rate94.0993.9193.8093.6893.64

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

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2036 Average household size: 2.58 2035 Average household size: 2.58 2034 Average household size: 2.58 2033 Average household size: 2.58 2032 Average household size: 2.57 2031 Average household size: 2.57 2030 Average household size: 2.58 2029 Average household size: 2.58 2028 Average household size: 2.58 2027 Average household size: 2.58 2026 Average household size: 2.58 2025 Average household size: 2.58 2024 Average household size: 2.58 2023 Average household size: 2.58 2022 Average household size: 2.58 2021 Average household size: 2.58 2020 Average household size: 2.58 2019 Average household size: 2.59 2018 Average household size: 2.59 2017 Average household size: 2.59 2016 Average household size: 2.59 2036 Average household size: 2.58 2035 Average household size: 2.58 2034 Average household size: 2.58 2033 Average household size: 2.58 2032 Average household size: 2.57 2031 Average household size: 2.57 2030 Average household size: 2.58 2029 Average household size: 2.58 2028 Average household size: 2.58 2027 Average household size: 2.58 2026 Average household size: 2.58 2025 Average household size: 2.58 2024 Average household size: 2.58 2023 Average household size: 2.58 2022 Average household size: 2.58 2021 Average household size: 2.58 2020 Average household size: 2.58 2019 Average household size: 2.59 2018 Average household size: 2.59 2017 Average household size: 2.59 2036 Households: 21,851 2035 Households: 21,372 2034 Households: 20,890 2033 Households: 20,409 2032 Households: 19,931 2031 Households: 19,454 2030 Households: 18,980 2029 Households: 18,504 2028 Households: 18,027 2027 Households: 17,554 2026 Households: 17,088 2025 Households: 16,616 2024 Households: 16,146 2023 Households: 15,687 2022 Households: 15,233 2021 Households: 14,797 2020 Households: 14,373 2019 Households: 13,963 2018 Households: 13,570 2017 Households: 13,212 2016 Households: 12,911 2036 Total population: 56,710 2035 Total population: 55,470 2034 Total population: 54,213 2033 Total population: 52,958 2032 Total population: 51,721 2031 Total population: 50,490 2030 Total population: 49,281 2029 Total population: 48,065 2028 Total population: 46,858 2027 Total population: 45,627 2026 Total population: 44,390 2025 Total population: 43,169 2024 Total population: 41,970 2023 Total population: 40,789 2022 Total population: 39,616 2021 Total population: 38,523 2020 Total population: 37,481 2019 Total population: 36,477 2018 Total population: 35,499 2017 Total population: 34,593 2016 Total population: 33,809
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, December 2017.
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