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Household types

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

Analysing the future household structure in City of Playford, 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
Elizabeth201620262036Change between 2016 and 2036
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents9720.89419.39518.3-2
Couples without dependents8418.010321.111522.1+31
Group households306.4285.7285.4-2
Lone person households18840.318938.720339.0+15
One parent family5612.05811.96211.9+6
Other families122.6163.3173.3+5

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

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2036: 17 One parent family, 2036: 62 Lone person households, 2036: 203 Group households, 2036: 28 Couples without dependents, 2036: 115 Couple families with dependents, 2036: 95 Other families, 2026: 16 One parent family, 2026: 58 Lone person households, 2026: 189 Group households, 2026: 28 Couples without dependents, 2026: 103 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 94 Other families, 2016: 12 One parent family, 2016: 56 Lone person households, 2016: 188 Group households, 2016: 30 Couples without dependents, 2016: 84 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 97
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, December 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: 1 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2036: 4 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2036: 14 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2036: 0 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2036: 12 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2036: 1 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2026: 4 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2026: 2 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2026: 1 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2026: -2 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2026: 19 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2026: -3
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, December 2017.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in Elizabeth was Lone person households, which accounted for 40.3% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Couples without dependents, which will increase by 19 households and account for 21.1% of all households.

In contrast Couple families with dependents is forecast to decrease by 3 households, to comprise 19.3% of all households in 2026, compared to 20.8% in 2016.

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