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In 2016, the dominant household type in South Gippsland Shire was 'Couples without dependents', and by 2033 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Lone person households'.
Analysing the future household structure in South Gippsland Shire, especially in conjunction with age structure, provides insight to the role the area plays in the housing market. Some areas, usually with separate housing stock, are dominated by families. Others, with more dense housing in inner city locations have significant numbers of lone person households and couples without dependents.
|Forecast household types|
|South Gippsland Shire||2016||2033||2036||Change between 2016 and 2036|
|Couple families with dependents||3,079||25.3||3,701||24.7||3,848||24.8||+769|
|Couples without dependents||4,291||35.2||5,217||34.8||5,372||34.6||+1,081|
|Lone person households||3,480||28.6||4,544||30.3||4,731||30.5||+1,251|
|One parent family||985||8.1||1,128||7.5||1,158||7.5||+173|
In 2016, the dominant household type in South Gippsland Shire was Couples without dependents, which accounted for 35.2% of all households.
The largest increase between 2016 and 2033 is forecast to be in Lone person households, which will increase by 1,064 households and account for 30.3% of all households.
In contrast Group households is forecast to increase by 26 households, to comprise 1.6% of all households in 2033, compared to 1.8% in 2016.
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