Components of population change
The greatest population change for Shoalhaven City is forecast for the period from 2037 to 2041, which is expected to have a net increase of 6,093 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|
|Shoalhaven City||Forecast period|
|Component||2017 to 2021||2022 to 2026||2027 to 2031||2032 to 2036||2037 to 2041|
|Change in persons in non-private dwellings||67||67||52||52||52|
|Total population change||3,561||3,903||5,291||5,888||6,093|
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id (opens a new window), the population experts, November 2018.