Access population forecasts

Population forecast information for local government areas

Understand changes in local populations, now and in the future. allows you to explore what is driving population change in Australian communities. Forecast information predicts how the population, age structure and household types will change between now and 2041.

Over 140 councils across Australia and New Zealand subscribe to this interactive tool and make the information available as a public resource for everyone to access. helps you:

  • provide a trusted evidence-base for planning
  • allocate resources when and where they are most needed
  • manage assets to meet changing demands
  • deliver consistent figures in reports and information
  • provide evidence for funding submissions
  • build confidence in decision making
  • support advocacy efforts
  • make better investment decisions
  • impress your tutor
Feel free to access these resources at any time, just complete the short form to get started.