Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional CouncilPopulation forecast
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Queanbeyan West

Population, households and dwellings

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in the Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional Council. 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
Queanbeyan WestForecast year
Summary20162021202620312036
Population3,2733,2493,2303,1843,176
Change in population (5yrs)---24-19-46-8
Average annual change---0.15%-0.11%-0.29%-0.05%
Households1,2831,2931,3041,3191,333
Average household size2.552.512.472.412.38
Population in non private dwellings44444
Dwellings1,3401,3501,3621,3771,392
Dwelling occupancy rate95.7595.7895.7495.7995.76

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

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2036 Average household size: 2.38 2035 Average household size: 2.38 2034 Average household size: 2.39 2033 Average household size: 2.40 2032 Average household size: 2.40 2031 Average household size: 2.41 2030 Average household size: 2.42 2029 Average household size: 2.43 2028 Average household size: 2.45 2027 Average household size: 2.47 2026 Average household size: 2.47 2025 Average household size: 2.49 2024 Average household size: 2.50 2023 Average household size: 2.51 2022 Average household size: 2.51 2021 Average household size: 2.51 2020 Average household size: 2.52 2019 Average household size: 2.53 2018 Average household size: 2.54 2017 Average household size: 2.54 2016 Average household size: 2.55 2036 Average household size: 2.38 2035 Average household size: 2.38 2034 Average household size: 2.39 2033 Average household size: 2.40 2032 Average household size: 2.40 2031 Average household size: 2.41 2030 Average household size: 2.42 2029 Average household size: 2.43 2028 Average household size: 2.45 2027 Average household size: 2.47 2026 Average household size: 2.47 2025 Average household size: 2.49 2024 Average household size: 2.50 2023 Average household size: 2.51 2022 Average household size: 2.51 2021 Average household size: 2.51 2020 Average household size: 2.52 2019 Average household size: 2.53 2018 Average household size: 2.54 2017 Average household size: 2.54 2036 Households: 1,333 2035 Households: 1,330 2034 Households: 1,327 2033 Households: 1,324 2032 Households: 1,322 2031 Households: 1,319 2030 Households: 1,316 2029 Households: 1,313 2028 Households: 1,310 2027 Households: 1,307 2026 Households: 1,304 2025 Households: 1,301 2024 Households: 1,299 2023 Households: 1,297 2022 Households: 1,295 2021 Households: 1,293 2020 Households: 1,291 2019 Households: 1,289 2018 Households: 1,287 2017 Households: 1,285 2016 Households: 1,283 2036 Total population: 3,176 2035 Total population: 3,174 2034 Total population: 3,177 2033 Total population: 3,177 2032 Total population: 3,179 2031 Total population: 3,184 2030 Total population: 3,188 2029 Total population: 3,199 2028 Total population: 3,214 2027 Total population: 3,233 2026 Total population: 3,230 2025 Total population: 3,238 2024 Total population: 3,251 2023 Total population: 3,262 2022 Total population: 3,258 2021 Total population: 3,249 2020 Total population: 3,262 2019 Total population: 3,266 2018 Total population: 3,269 2017 Total population: 3,262 2016 Total population: 3,273
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, December 2017.
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