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Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in Manly was 'Couples without dependents', and by 2026 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Lone person households'.

Analysing the future household structure in Northern Beaches Council area, 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
Manly201620262036Change between 2016 and 2036
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents1,59320.41,63719.51,70619.0+113
Couples without dependents2,65634.02,82133.53,02133.7+365
Group households7349.47919.48509.5+116
Lone person households2,32929.82,62331.22,83231.6+503
One parent family3814.94134.94294.8+48
Other families1121.41241.51321.5+20

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

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2036: 132 One parent family, 2036: 429 Lone person households, 2036: 2,832 Group households, 2036: 850 Couples without dependents, 2036: 3,021 Couple families with dependents, 2036: 1,706 Other families, 2026: 124 One parent family, 2026: 413 Lone person households, 2026: 2,623 Group households, 2026: 791 Couples without dependents, 2026: 2,821 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 1,637 Other families, 2016: 112 One parent family, 2016: 381 Lone person households, 2016: 2,329 Group households, 2016: 734 Couples without dependents, 2016: 2,656 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 1,593
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2017.
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2036
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2036 Forecast change in Other families,  2026 to 2036: 8 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2036: 16 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2036: 209 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2036: 59 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2036: 200 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2036: 69 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2026: 12 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2026: 32 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2026: 294 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2026: 57 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2026: 165 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2026: 44
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2017.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in Manly was Couples without dependents, which accounted for 34.0% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Lone person households, which will increase by 294 households and account for 31.2% of all households.

In contrast Other families is forecast to increase by 12 households, to comprise 1.5% of all households in 2026, compared to 1.4% in 2016.

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