City of Whittlesea
Components of population change
The greatest population change for the City of Whittlesea is forecast for the period from 2027 to 2031, which is expected to have a net increase of 40,179 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|
|City of Whittlesea||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||581||200||500||600||200|
|Total population change||34,969||36,886||40,180||37,258||32,067|
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id (opens a new window), the population experts, June 2019.