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Wellington - Rural East

Population, households and dwellings

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in the Rural City of Murray Bridge. 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
Wellington - Rural EastForecast year
Summary201620212026203120362041
Population1,6061,6891,7821,9102,0362,161
Change in population (5yrs)--8393128126125
Average annual change--1.02%1.08%1.40%1.29%1.20%
Households663705754805851901
Average household size2.422.402.362.372.392.40
Population in non private dwellings000000
Dwellings8859431,0081,0731,1381,203
Dwelling occupancy rate74.9274.7674.8075.0274.7874.90

Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id , the population experts, May 2018.

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2041 Average household size: 2.40 2040 Average household size: 2.40 2039 Average household size: 2.39 2038 Average household size: 2.40 2037 Average household size: 2.39 2036 Average household size: 2.39 2035 Average household size: 2.39 2034 Average household size: 2.39 2033 Average household size: 2.38 2032 Average household size: 2.38 2031 Average household size: 2.38 2030 Average household size: 2.37 2029 Average household size: 2.37 2028 Average household size: 2.36 2027 Average household size: 2.36 2026 Average household size: 2.36 2025 Average household size: 2.37 2024 Average household size: 2.37 2023 Average household size: 2.39 2022 Average household size: 2.40 2021 Average household size: 2.39 2020 Average household size: 2.39 2019 Average household size: 2.40 2018 Average household size: 2.39 2017 Average household size: 2.41 2016 Average household size: 2.42 2041 Average household size: 2.40 2040 Average household size: 2.40 2039 Average household size: 2.39 2038 Average household size: 2.40 2037 Average household size: 2.39 2036 Average household size: 2.39 2035 Average household size: 2.39 2034 Average household size: 2.39 2033 Average household size: 2.38 2032 Average household size: 2.38 2031 Average household size: 2.38 2030 Average household size: 2.37 2029 Average household size: 2.37 2028 Average household size: 2.36 2027 Average household size: 2.36 2026 Average household size: 2.36 2025 Average household size: 2.37 2024 Average household size: 2.37 2023 Average household size: 2.39 2022 Average household size: 2.40 2021 Average household size: 2.39 2020 Average household size: 2.39 2019 Average household size: 2.40 2018 Average household size: 2.39 2017 Average household size: 2.41 2041 Households: 900 2040 Households: 891 2039 Households: 881 2038 Households: 871 2037 Households: 861 2036 Households: 852 2035 Households: 842 2034 Households: 832 2033 Households: 823 2032 Households: 813 2031 Households: 803 2030 Households: 793 2029 Households: 784 2028 Households: 774 2027 Households: 764 2026 Households: 754 2025 Households: 745 2024 Households: 735 2023 Households: 725 2022 Households: 716 2021 Households: 706 2020 Households: 696 2019 Households: 686 2018 Households: 677 2017 Households: 669 2016 Households: 662 2041 Total population: 2,161 2040 Total population: 2,136 2039 Total population: 2,109 2038 Total population: 2,087 2037 Total population: 2,062 2036 Total population: 2,036 2035 Total population: 2,010 2034 Total population: 1,985 2033 Total population: 1,959 2032 Total population: 1,935 2031 Total population: 1,910 2030 Total population: 1,882 2029 Total population: 1,854 2028 Total population: 1,826 2027 Total population: 1,802 2026 Total population: 1,782 2025 Total population: 1,766 2024 Total population: 1,743 2023 Total population: 1,733 2022 Total population: 1,716 2021 Total population: 1,689 2020 Total population: 1,660 2019 Total population: 1,645 2018 Total population: 1,618 2017 Total population: 1,611 2016 Total population: 1,606
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, May 2018.
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