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Coastal South

Population, households and dwellings

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in Shoalhaven City. The period 2016 to 2031, 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
Coastal SouthForecast year
Summary201620212026203120362041
Population1,8641,9071,8861,9021,9381,989
Change in population (5yrs)--43-21163651
Average annual change--0.46%-0.22%0.16%0.38%0.52%
Households776794820839858878
Average household size2.402.402.302.262.262.26
Population in non private dwellings333333
Dwellings1,4651,5001,5451,5801,6151,650
Dwelling occupancy rate52.9752.9353.0753.1053.1353.21

Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id , the population experts, November 2018.

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2041 Average household size: 2.26 2040 Average household size: 2.26 2039 Average household size: 2.26 2038 Average household size: 2.26 2037 Average household size: 2.25 2036 Average household size: 2.25 2035 Average household size: 2.25 2034 Average household size: 2.26 2033 Average household size: 2.26 2032 Average household size: 2.26 2031 Average household size: 2.26 2030 Average household size: 2.27 2029 Average household size: 2.27 2028 Average household size: 2.28 2027 Average household size: 2.29 2026 Average household size: 2.30 2025 Average household size: 2.31 2024 Average household size: 2.34 2023 Average household size: 2.35 2022 Average household size: 2.37 2021 Average household size: 2.39 2020 Average household size: 2.41 2019 Average household size: 2.42 2018 Average household size: 2.43 2017 Average household size: 2.43 2016 Average household size: 2.40 2041 Average household size: 2.26 2040 Average household size: 2.26 2039 Average household size: 2.26 2038 Average household size: 2.26 2037 Average household size: 2.25 2036 Average household size: 2.25 2035 Average household size: 2.25 2034 Average household size: 2.26 2033 Average household size: 2.26 2032 Average household size: 2.26 2031 Average household size: 2.26 2030 Average household size: 2.27 2029 Average household size: 2.27 2028 Average household size: 2.28 2027 Average household size: 2.29 2026 Average household size: 2.30 2025 Average household size: 2.31 2024 Average household size: 2.34 2023 Average household size: 2.35 2022 Average household size: 2.37 2021 Average household size: 2.39 2020 Average household size: 2.41 2019 Average household size: 2.42 2018 Average household size: 2.43 2017 Average household size: 2.43 2041 Households: 878 2040 Households: 875 2039 Households: 871 2038 Households: 867 2037 Households: 863 2036 Households: 859 2035 Households: 855 2034 Households: 851 2033 Households: 847 2032 Households: 843 2031 Households: 840 2030 Households: 836 2029 Households: 832 2028 Households: 828 2027 Households: 824 2026 Households: 820 2025 Households: 816 2024 Households: 812 2023 Households: 809 2022 Households: 802 2021 Households: 796 2020 Households: 792 2019 Households: 788 2018 Households: 784 2017 Households: 780 2016 Households: 776 2041 Total population: 1,989 2040 Total population: 1,980 2039 Total population: 1,969 2038 Total population: 1,958 2037 Total population: 1,948 2036 Total population: 1,938 2035 Total population: 1,930 2034 Total population: 1,922 2033 Total population: 1,914 2032 Total population: 1,907 2031 Total population: 1,902 2030 Total population: 1,896 2029 Total population: 1,893 2028 Total population: 1,887 2027 Total population: 1,888 2026 Total population: 1,886 2025 Total population: 1,890 2024 Total population: 1,900 2023 Total population: 1,906 2022 Total population: 1,905 2021 Total population: 1,907 2020 Total population: 1,911 2019 Total population: 1,910 2018 Total population: 1,904 2017 Total population: 1,899 2016 Total population: 1,864
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2018.
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