Shellharbour City 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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Welcome to Shellharbour City population forecasts

The Shellharbour City population forecast for 2018 is 72,289, and is forecast to grow to 93,898 by 2041.

The Shellharbour City population and household forecasts present what is driving population change in the community and how the population, age structure and household types will change each year between 2016 and 2041.

The forecasts are designed to provide community groups, Council, investors, business, students and the general public with knowledge to make confident decisions about the future.

These forecasts were last updated in September 2018 by .id, the population experts, on behalf of Shellharbour City. Forecasts are available for each year from 2016 to 2041.

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Forecast population
Forecast population 2041 forecast population: 93,898 2040 forecast population: 93,241 2039 forecast population: 92,511 2038 forecast population: 91,754 2037 forecast population: 91,002 2036 forecast population: 90,221 2035 forecast population: 89,296 2034 forecast population: 88,599 2033 forecast population: 87,827 2032 forecast population: 87,032 2031 forecast population: 86,245 2030 forecast population: 85,318 2029 forecast population: 84,543 2028 forecast population: 83,822 2027 forecast population: 83,065 2026 forecast population: 82,037 2025 forecast population: 80,964 2024 forecast population: 79,851 2023 forecast population: 78,709 2022 forecast population: 77,524 2021 forecast population: 75,976 2020 forecast population: 74,484 2019 forecast population: 73,101 2018 forecast population: 72,289 2017 forecast population: 71,198 2016 forecast population: 70,492
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id, September 2018.
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