Rockhampton Regional CouncilPopulation forecast
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Berserker & The Common

Population, households and dwellings

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in Rockhampton 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
Berserker & The CommonForecast year
Summary20162021202620312036
Population7,0187,4147,7097,9908,279
Change in population (5yrs)--396296280289
Average annual change--1.10%0.78%0.72%0.71%
Households2,9273,0053,1063,2233,347
Average household size2.372.442.462.462.45
Population in non private dwellings7373737373
Dwellings3,4813,5333,6083,7003,800
Dwelling occupancy rate84.0985.0686.0987.1188.08

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

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2036 Average household size: 2.45 2035 Average household size: 2.45 2034 Average household size: 2.45 2033 Average household size: 2.45 2032 Average household size: 2.46 2031 Average household size: 2.46 2030 Average household size: 2.46 2029 Average household size: 2.46 2028 Average household size: 2.46 2027 Average household size: 2.46 2026 Average household size: 2.46 2025 Average household size: 2.46 2024 Average household size: 2.46 2023 Average household size: 2.45 2022 Average household size: 2.45 2021 Average household size: 2.44 2020 Average household size: 2.44 2019 Average household size: 2.42 2018 Average household size: 2.41 2017 Average household size: 2.39 2016 Average household size: 2.37 2036 Average household size: 2.45 2035 Average household size: 2.45 2034 Average household size: 2.45 2033 Average household size: 2.45 2032 Average household size: 2.46 2031 Average household size: 2.46 2030 Average household size: 2.46 2029 Average household size: 2.46 2028 Average household size: 2.46 2027 Average household size: 2.46 2026 Average household size: 2.46 2025 Average household size: 2.46 2024 Average household size: 2.46 2023 Average household size: 2.45 2022 Average household size: 2.45 2021 Average household size: 2.44 2020 Average household size: 2.44 2019 Average household size: 2.42 2018 Average household size: 2.41 2017 Average household size: 2.39 2036 Households: 3,347 2035 Households: 3,322 2034 Households: 3,297 2033 Households: 3,272 2032 Households: 3,247 2031 Households: 3,222 2030 Households: 3,197 2029 Households: 3,173 2028 Households: 3,148 2027 Households: 3,127 2026 Households: 3,106 2025 Households: 3,085 2024 Households: 3,064 2023 Households: 3,044 2022 Households: 3,025 2021 Households: 3,006 2020 Households: 2,989 2019 Households: 2,971 2018 Households: 2,956 2017 Households: 2,941 2016 Households: 2,927 2036 Total population: 8,279 2035 Total population: 8,219 2034 Total population: 8,161 2033 Total population: 8,102 2032 Total population: 8,050 2031 Total population: 7,990 2030 Total population: 7,929 2029 Total population: 7,867 2028 Total population: 7,805 2027 Total population: 7,759 2026 Total population: 7,709 2025 Total population: 7,660 2024 Total population: 7,604 2023 Total population: 7,545 2022 Total population: 7,480 2021 Total population: 7,414 2020 Total population: 7,352 2019 Total population: 7,275 2018 Total population: 7,194 2017 Total population: 7,110 2016 Total population: 7,018
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, September 2017.
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