Port Macquarie - Hastings CouncilPopulation 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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Port Macquarie-Hastings Council area

Components of population change

The greatest population change for Port Macquarie-Hastings Council area is forecast for the period from 2017 to 2021, which is expected to have a net increase of 6,278 people.

There are two ways in which populations can change, through net migration and/or through natural increase (births minus deaths). Some areas are more driven by one or other of these factors. Migration is largely driven by housing development, whereas natural increase is a function of the age of the population.

Components of population change
Port Macquarie-Hastings Council areaForecast period
Component2012 to 20162017 to 20212022 to 20262027 to 20312032 to 2036
Births--3,8724,1004,3344,606
Deaths--4,5435,2155,6435,976
Natural increase/decrease---672-1,115-1,309-1,370
Net migration--6,5886,9127,0737,030
Change in persons in non-private dwellings--362260120210

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

Forecast population change
Forecast population change 2036 forecast population change: 1,130 2035 forecast population change: 1,144 2034 forecast population change: 1,224 2033 forecast population change: 1,181 2032 forecast population change: 1,191 2031 forecast population change: 1,177 2030 forecast population change: 1,195 2029 forecast population change: 1,119 2028 forecast population change: 1,146 2027 forecast population change: 1,247 2026 forecast population change: 1,218 2025 forecast population change: 1,230 2024 forecast population change: 1,233 2023 forecast population change: 1,159 2022 forecast population change: 1,216 2021 forecast population change: 1,304 2020 forecast population change: 1,262 2019 forecast population change: 1,246 2018 forecast population change: 1,242 2017 forecast population change: 1,223
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2017.
Forecast births, deaths and natural increase/decrease
Forecast births, deaths and natural increase/decrease 2036 Natural increase: -275 2035 Natural increase: -276 2034 Natural increase: -276 2033 Natural increase: -273 2032 Natural increase: -271 2031 Natural increase: -267 2030 Natural increase: -266 2029 Natural increase: -262 2028 Natural increase: -259 2027 Natural increase: -255 2026 Natural increase: -248 2025 Natural increase: -238 2024 Natural increase: -227 2023 Natural increase: -212 2022 Natural increase: -190 2021 Natural increase: -167 2020 Natural increase: -152 2019 Natural increase: -132 2018 Natural increase: -118 2017 Natural increase: -103 2036 Total deaths: 1,220 2035 Total deaths: 1,208 2034 Total deaths: 1,196 2033 Total deaths: 1,182 2032 Total deaths: 1,170 2031 Total deaths: 1,155 2030 Total deaths: 1,143 2029 Total deaths: 1,129 2028 Total deaths: 1,115 2027 Total deaths: 1,101 2026 Total deaths: 1,084 2025 Total deaths: 1,067 2024 Total deaths: 1,047 2023 Total deaths: 1,023 2022 Total deaths: 994 2021 Total deaths: 961 2020 Total deaths: 938 2019 Total deaths: 906 2018 Total deaths: 882 2017 Total deaths: 856 2036 Total births: 945 2035 Total births: 933 2034 Total births: 920 2033 Total births: 909 2032 Total births: 899 2031 Total births: 888 2030 Total births: 877 2029 Total births: 867 2028 Total births: 857 2027 Total births: 846 2026 Total births: 836 2025 Total births: 828 2024 Total births: 820 2023 Total births: 812 2022 Total births: 804 2021 Total births: 794 2020 Total births: 785 2019 Total births: 774 2018 Total births: 764 2017 Total births: 753 2036 Natural increase: -275 2035 Natural increase: -276 2034 Natural increase: -276 2033 Natural increase: -273 2032 Natural increase: -271 2031 Natural increase: -267 2030 Natural increase: -266 2029 Natural increase: -262 2028 Natural increase: -259 2027 Natural increase: -255 2026 Natural increase: -248 2025 Natural increase: -238 2024 Natural increase: -227 2023 Natural increase: -212 2022 Natural increase: -190 2021 Natural increase: -167 2020 Natural increase: -152 2019 Natural increase: -132 2018 Natural increase: -118 2017 Natural increase: -103 2036 Total deaths: 1,220 2035 Total deaths: 1,208 2034 Total deaths: 1,196 2033 Total deaths: 1,182 2032 Total deaths: 1,170 2031 Total deaths: 1,155 2030 Total deaths: 1,143 2029 Total deaths: 1,129 2028 Total deaths: 1,115 2027 Total deaths: 1,101 2026 Total deaths: 1,084 2025 Total deaths: 1,067 2024 Total deaths: 1,047 2023 Total deaths: 1,023 2022 Total deaths: 994 2021 Total deaths: 961 2020 Total deaths: 938 2019 Total deaths: 906 2018 Total deaths: 882 2017 Total deaths: 856 2036 Total births: 945 2035 Total births: 933 2034 Total births: 920 2033 Total births: 909 2032 Total births: 899 2031 Total births: 888 2030 Total births: 877 2029 Total births: 867 2028 Total births: 857 2027 Total births: 846 2026 Total births: 836 2025 Total births: 828 2024 Total births: 820 2023 Total births: 812 2022 Total births: 804 2021 Total births: 794 2020 Total births: 785 2019 Total births: 774 2018 Total births: 764 2017 Total births: 753
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2017.
Forecast in, out and net migration
Forecast in, out and net migration 2036 Total net migration: 1,404 2035 Total net migration: 1,420 2034 Total net migration: 1,430 2033 Total net migration: 1,405 2032 Total net migration: 1,372 2031 Total net migration: 1,394 2030 Total net migration: 1,391 2029 Total net migration: 1,381 2028 Total net migration: 1,405 2027 Total net migration: 1,502 2026 Total net migration: 1,416 2025 Total net migration: 1,359 2024 Total net migration: 1,410 2023 Total net migration: 1,370 2022 Total net migration: 1,356 2021 Total net migration: 1,345 2020 Total net migration: 1,219 2019 Total net migration: 1,378 2018 Total net migration: 1,320 2017 Total net migration: 1,326 2036 Total out migration: 7,910 2035 Total out migration: 7,821 2034 Total out migration: 7,733 2033 Total out migration: 7,647 2032 Total out migration: 7,564 2031 Total out migration: 7,477 2030 Total out migration: 7,388 2029 Total out migration: 7,298 2028 Total out migration: 7,201 2027 Total out migration: 7,099 2026 Total out migration: 7,004 2025 Total out migration: 6,913 2024 Total out migration: 6,823 2023 Total out migration: 6,732 2022 Total out migration: 6,650 2021 Total out migration: 6,556 2020 Total out migration: 6,490 2019 Total out migration: 6,403 2018 Total out migration: 6,314 2017 Total out migration: 6,221 2036 Total in migration: 9,315 2035 Total in migration: 9,241 2034 Total in migration: 9,163 2033 Total in migration: 9,051 2032 Total in migration: 8,935 2031 Total in migration: 8,872 2030 Total in migration: 8,778 2029 Total in migration: 8,679 2028 Total in migration: 8,606 2027 Total in migration: 8,601 2026 Total in migration: 8,420 2025 Total in migration: 8,272 2024 Total in migration: 8,233 2023 Total in migration: 8,103 2022 Total in migration: 8,006 2021 Total in migration: 7,901 2020 Total in migration: 7,709 2019 Total in migration: 7,781 2018 Total in migration: 7,634 2017 Total in migration: 7,547 2036 Total net migration: 1,404 2035 Total net migration: 1,420 2034 Total net migration: 1,430 2033 Total net migration: 1,405 2032 Total net migration: 1,372 2031 Total net migration: 1,394 2030 Total net migration: 1,391 2029 Total net migration: 1,381 2028 Total net migration: 1,405 2027 Total net migration: 1,502 2026 Total net migration: 1,416 2025 Total net migration: 1,359 2024 Total net migration: 1,410 2023 Total net migration: 1,370 2022 Total net migration: 1,356 2021 Total net migration: 1,345 2020 Total net migration: 1,219 2019 Total net migration: 1,378 2018 Total net migration: 1,320 2017 Total net migration: 1,326 2036 Total out migration: 7,910 2035 Total out migration: 7,821 2034 Total out migration: 7,733 2033 Total out migration: 7,647 2032 Total out migration: 7,564 2031 Total out migration: 7,477 2030 Total out migration: 7,388 2029 Total out migration: 7,298 2028 Total out migration: 7,201 2027 Total out migration: 7,099 2026 Total out migration: 7,004 2025 Total out migration: 6,913 2024 Total out migration: 6,823 2023 Total out migration: 6,732 2022 Total out migration: 6,650 2021 Total out migration: 6,556 2020 Total out migration: 6,490 2019 Total out migration: 6,403 2018 Total out migration: 6,314 2017 Total out migration: 6,221 2036 Total in migration: 9,315 2035 Total in migration: 9,241 2034 Total in migration: 9,163 2033 Total in migration: 9,051 2032 Total in migration: 8,935 2031 Total in migration: 8,872 2030 Total in migration: 8,778 2029 Total in migration: 8,679 2028 Total in migration: 8,606 2027 Total in migration: 8,601 2026 Total in migration: 8,420 2025 Total in migration: 8,272 2024 Total in migration: 8,233 2023 Total in migration: 8,103 2022 Total in migration: 8,006 2021 Total in migration: 7,901 2020 Total in migration: 7,709 2019 Total in migration: 7,781 2018 Total in migration: 7,634 2017 Total in migration: 7,547
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2017.
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