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Port Melbourne

Population, households and dwellings

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in City of Port Phillip. The period 2016 to 2026, as the short to medium term, is likely to be the most accurate and useful forecast information for immediate planning purposes.

It is important to look at the relationship between population and average household size. If the average household size is falling, then there will need to be growth in the number of households (and dwellings for them to live in) to maintain or grow the population.

Forecast population, households and dwellings
Port MelbourneForecast year
Summary201620212026203120362041
Population17,37017,78017,99718,35018,70419,105
Change in population (5yrs)--410217352354401
Average annual change--0.47%0.24%0.39%0.38%0.43%
Households8,4118,6638,8879,1219,3519,570
Average household size2.062.042.022.001.991.99
Population in non private dwellings707070707070
Dwellings8,9059,1659,3809,6209,85710,082
Dwelling occupancy rate94.4594.5294.7494.8194.8794.92

Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id , the population experts, December 2017.

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2041 Average household size: 1.99 2040 Average household size: 1.99 2039 Average household size: 1.99 2038 Average household size: 1.99 2037 Average household size: 1.99 2036 Average household size: 1.99 2035 Average household size: 1.99 2034 Average household size: 2.00 2033 Average household size: 2.00 2032 Average household size: 2.00 2031 Average household size: 2.00 2030 Average household size: 2.01 2029 Average household size: 2.01 2028 Average household size: 2.01 2027 Average household size: 2.01 2026 Average household size: 2.02 2025 Average household size: 2.02 2024 Average household size: 2.03 2023 Average household size: 2.03 2022 Average household size: 2.04 2021 Average household size: 2.04 2020 Average household size: 2.05 2019 Average household size: 2.05 2018 Average household size: 2.05 2017 Average household size: 2.06 2016 Average household size: 2.06 2041 Average household size: 1.99 2040 Average household size: 1.99 2039 Average household size: 1.99 2038 Average household size: 1.99 2037 Average household size: 1.99 2036 Average household size: 1.99 2035 Average household size: 1.99 2034 Average household size: 2.00 2033 Average household size: 2.00 2032 Average household size: 2.00 2031 Average household size: 2.00 2030 Average household size: 2.01 2029 Average household size: 2.01 2028 Average household size: 2.01 2027 Average household size: 2.01 2026 Average household size: 2.02 2025 Average household size: 2.02 2024 Average household size: 2.03 2023 Average household size: 2.03 2022 Average household size: 2.04 2021 Average household size: 2.04 2020 Average household size: 2.05 2019 Average household size: 2.05 2018 Average household size: 2.05 2017 Average household size: 2.06 2041 Households: 9,568 2040 Households: 9,524 2039 Households: 9,481 2038 Households: 9,437 2037 Households: 9,394 2036 Households: 9,350 2035 Households: 9,307 2034 Households: 9,263 2033 Households: 9,218 2032 Households: 9,170 2031 Households: 9,122 2030 Households: 9,073 2029 Households: 9,025 2028 Households: 8,977 2027 Households: 8,934 2026 Households: 8,887 2025 Households: 8,840 2024 Households: 8,794 2023 Households: 8,747 2022 Households: 8,701 2021 Households: 8,664 2020 Households: 8,637 2019 Households: 8,580 2018 Households: 8,504 2017 Households: 8,454 2016 Households: 8,412 2041 Total population: 19,105 2040 Total population: 19,025 2039 Total population: 18,943 2038 Total population: 18,864 2037 Total population: 18,783 2036 Total population: 18,704 2035 Total population: 18,630 2034 Total population: 18,566 2033 Total population: 18,495 2032 Total population: 18,424 2031 Total population: 18,350 2030 Total population: 18,274 2029 Total population: 18,197 2028 Total population: 18,125 2027 Total population: 18,062 2026 Total population: 17,997 2025 Total population: 17,941 2024 Total population: 17,886 2023 Total population: 17,837 2022 Total population: 17,795 2021 Total population: 17,780 2020 Total population: 17,757 2019 Total population: 17,678 2018 Total population: 17,544 2017 Total population: 17,474 2016 Total population: 17,370
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, December 2017.
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