svg rectangle color
Northern Beaches CouncilPopulation forecast

Northern Beaches Council

Household types

In [Parameter].[Year1Label], the dominant household type in Northern Beaches Council was 'Couple families with dependents', and by 2017 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Lone person households'.

Analysing the future household structure in Northern Beaches 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
Northern Beaches Council[Parameter].[Year1Label]20172041Change between [Parameter].[Year1Label] and 2041
Couple families with dependents36,85738.239,81336.442,09835.8+5,241
Couples without dependents25,33426.229,21726.731,53526.8+6,201
Group households3,4873.63,7133.43,9163.3+429
Lone person households20,72321.525,23923.127,83923.7+7,116
One parent family7,2677.58,0807.48,6537.4+1,386
Other families2,8513.03,3193.03,5433.0+692
Source: Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id (informed decisions), December 2020.

Key findings

In [Parameter].[Year1Label], the dominant household type in Northern Beaches Council was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 38.2% of all households.

The largest increase between [Parameter].[Year1Label] and 2017 is forecast to be in Lone person households, which will increase by 4,516 households and account for 23.1% of all households.

In contrast Group households is forecast to increase by 226 households, to comprise 3.4% of all households in 2017, compared to 3.6% in [Parameter].[Year1Label].

DISCLAIMER: While all due care has been taken to ensure that the content of this website is accurate and current, there may be errors or omissions in it and no legal responsibility is accepted for the information and opinions in this website.

Please view our Privacy Policy, Terms of use and Legal notices.

ABS Data and the copyright in the ABS Data remains the property of the Australian Bureau of Statistics. The copyright in the way .id has modified, transformed or reconfigured the ABS Data as published on this website remains the property of .id. ABS Data can be accessed from the Australian Bureau of Statistics at ABS data can be used under license - terms published on ABS website. if you have any queries or wish to distribute any ABS data.