City of South PerthPopulation 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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City of South Perth

Population, households and dwellings

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in the City of South Perth. 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
City of South PerthForecast year
Summary201620212026203120362041
Population44,10048,55251,80356,87962,49267,743
Change in population (5yrs)--4,4523,2515,0765,6135,250
Average annual change--1.94%1.30%1.89%1.90%1.63%
Households18,87120,49021,95524,11126,50528,902
Average household size2.262.282.272.282.282.27
Population in non private dwellings1,4281,7451,8772,0272,1772,177
Dwellings20,41022,12823,57325,82128,35230,928
Dwelling occupancy rate92.4692.6093.1493.3893.4993.45

Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id , the population experts, September 2017.

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2041 Average household size: 2.27 2040 Average household size: 2.27 2039 Average household size: 2.27 2038 Average household size: 2.27 2037 Average household size: 2.27 2036 Average household size: 2.28 2035 Average household size: 2.28 2034 Average household size: 2.28 2033 Average household size: 2.28 2032 Average household size: 2.27 2031 Average household size: 2.27 2030 Average household size: 2.27 2029 Average household size: 2.27 2028 Average household size: 2.27 2027 Average household size: 2.27 2026 Average household size: 2.27 2025 Average household size: 2.27 2024 Average household size: 2.28 2023 Average household size: 2.28 2022 Average household size: 2.28 2021 Average household size: 2.28 2020 Average household size: 2.29 2019 Average household size: 2.28 2018 Average household size: 2.27 2017 Average household size: 2.27 2016 Average household size: 2.26 2041 Average household size: 2.27 2040 Average household size: 2.27 2039 Average household size: 2.27 2038 Average household size: 2.27 2037 Average household size: 2.27 2036 Average household size: 2.28 2035 Average household size: 2.28 2034 Average household size: 2.28 2033 Average household size: 2.28 2032 Average household size: 2.27 2031 Average household size: 2.27 2030 Average household size: 2.27 2029 Average household size: 2.27 2028 Average household size: 2.27 2027 Average household size: 2.27 2026 Average household size: 2.27 2025 Average household size: 2.27 2024 Average household size: 2.28 2023 Average household size: 2.28 2022 Average household size: 2.28 2021 Average household size: 2.28 2020 Average household size: 2.29 2019 Average household size: 2.28 2018 Average household size: 2.27 2017 Average household size: 2.27 2041 Households: 28,901 2040 Households: 28,409 2039 Households: 27,921 2038 Households: 27,438 2037 Households: 26,968 2036 Households: 26,505 2035 Households: 26,027 2034 Households: 25,546 2033 Households: 25,059 2032 Households: 24,578 2031 Households: 24,113 2030 Households: 23,653 2029 Households: 23,204 2028 Households: 22,765 2027 Households: 22,354 2026 Households: 21,954 2025 Households: 21,598 2024 Households: 21,271 2023 Households: 20,989 2022 Households: 20,726 2021 Households: 20,486 2020 Households: 20,263 2019 Households: 19,886 2018 Households: 19,361 2017 Households: 19,103 2016 Households: 18,871 2041 Total population: 67,743 2040 Total population: 66,657 2039 Total population: 65,573 2038 Total population: 64,523 2037 Total population: 63,497 2036 Total population: 62,492 2035 Total population: 61,411 2034 Total population: 60,171 2033 Total population: 59,052 2032 Total population: 57,940 2031 Total population: 56,879 2030 Total population: 55,823 2029 Total population: 54,650 2028 Total population: 53,648 2027 Total population: 52,719 2026 Total population: 51,803 2025 Total population: 50,987 2024 Total population: 50,142 2023 Total population: 49,555 2022 Total population: 49,042 2021 Total population: 48,552 2020 Total population: 47,915 2019 Total population: 46,984 2018 Total population: 45,628 2017 Total population: 44,825 2016 Total population: 44,100
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, September 2017.
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