Source:

Victoria In Future

(DSE 2004)

Gisborne ODP:

Issues Paper #5 (2005)

MACEDON RANGES SHIRE

Population Increase

35,672 (2001) to 59,273 (2031)

37,672 (2001) to 59,273 (2031)

Number Increase

+21,601persons

+ 21,601 persons

Natural Increase

+ 4,761 persons

 

Net Migration

+16,840 persons

 

Average Annual % growth

1.52%

1.53%

% growth range, 2001 - 2031

1.7% (2006) to 1.3% (2031)

Approx. 1.7% to 1.3%

% population over 65 in 1996

 

11.55%

% population over 60 in 2001 (text)

13.4%

 

% population over 65 in 2001

12.4%

 

% population over 65 in 2021

27.4%

27.29%

% population over 60 in 2031 (text)

31.7% (+13,737 persons)

 

% population over 65 in 2031

31.6%

 

Average household size 1996

 

2.9 persons

Average household size 2001

2.798 persons

 

Average household size 2021

 

2.46 persons

Average household size 2031

2.399 persons

 

No. of Households in 2001

13,367

 

No. of Households in 2031

24,480

 

No. of additional households

+ 11,114 required

+ 14,076 required  (2,962 more than VIF)

New households per year required 2001 – 2031  (Shire)

 

369

 

GISBORNE *

* ABS township boundaries changed in 2001 to newly include established existing population previously counted as rural.

 

Avge. h’hold size Gisb. 1981

 

3.34 persons

Avge. h’hold size Gisb. 2001

 

3.12 persons

Avge. Annual % growth

 

1981 – 1991  4.4%

 

 

1991 – 1996  5.0%

 

 

1996 – 2001 5.6% *

Average annual Dwelling Building Permits

1999 - 2003

 

356

(13 fewer dwellings than needed for Shire)