South West Group
5,629 people were estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in South West Group in 2019.
Residential non-private dwellings include aged care facilities as well as defence force facilities, hospitals, prisons, staff quarters and boarding houses. As a general rule, an increase in people aged 18 to 24 living in non-private dwellings indicates a growth in student accommodation, defence force facilities or prisons. Similarly an increase in people aged over 75 living in non-private dwellings indicates growth in aged care facilities.
|Persons in non-private dwellings|
|South West Group||Year||Change between 2016 and 2036|
|Area||2016||2036||Total change||Aged 18 to 24 years||Aged 75+ years|
|South West Group||5,421||7,210||+1,789||+19||+1,669||6,581||10||2019||5629||0|
|Town of East Fremantle||108||170||+62||0||+62||155||100||2019||107||0|
|City of Fremantle||791||832||+41||0||+41||832||1010||2019||832||0|
|City of Kwinana||769||1,029||+259||+19||+139||913||2010||2019||787||0|
|City of Melville||1,538||2,088||+550||0||+549||1,848||3010||2019||1687||0|
|City of Rockingham||1,256||1,436||+180||0||+180||1,376||4010||2019||1255||0|
|City of Cockburn||959||1,656||+697||0||+697||1,458||5010||2019||958||0|
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id (opens a new window), the population experts, December 2017.
There were 5,421 people estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in South West Group in 2016. The number of persons in non-private dwellings in South West Group is expected to increase to 6,581 persons in 2026 and to 7,210 persons in 2036.
Between 2016 and 2026, City of Cockburn is forecast to experience the greatest change, with a gain of 697 persons in non-private dwellings. This is due to an increase of persons in non-private dwellings aged 75 years and over, which is predominantly aged care.