City of PerthPopulation 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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City of Perth

Non-private dwellings

3,653 people were estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in the City of Perth in 2019.

Residential non-private dwellings include aged care facilities as well as defence force facilities, hospitals, prisons, staff quarters and boarding houses. As a general rule, an increase in people aged 18 to 24 living in non-private dwellings indicates a growth in student accommodation, defence force facilities or prisons. Similarly an increase in people aged over 75 living in non-private dwellings indicates growth in aged care facilities.

Persons in non-private dwellings
City of PerthYearChange between 2016 and 2036
Area20162036Total changeAged 18 to 24 yearsAged 75+ years
City of Perth3,6543,654000
Central Perth (East)681681000
Central Perth (West)298298000
Crawley22000
East Perth (Claisebrook)167167000
East Perth (Langley)298298000
East Perth (Waterbank)2727000
Nedlands1,8171,817000
Northbridge316316000
West Perth4848000
Central Perth979979000
Crawley - Nedlands1,8191,819000
East Perth (Langley-Waterbank)325325000

Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id , the population experts, March 2019.

Key findings

There were 3,654 people estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in the City of Perth in 2016. The number of persons in non-private dwellings in the City of Perth is expected to remain stable to 3,654 persons in 2026 and remain the same at 3,654 persons in 2036.

Between 2016 and 2026, Central Perth (East) is forecast to experience the greatest change, remained the same at of persons in non-private dwellings. This is due to an of persons in non-private dwellings aged , which is predominantly .

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