Population and dwellings

Council uses the range of information provided by the following online resources to inform its growth and infrastructure planning, service delivery activities, and advocacy with Federal and State Governments.

Council shares and encourages the use of the information by the community and other stakeholders.

To ensure accurate, contemporary information, the data is regularly updated with releases from the Australian Bureau of Statistics.

The Shoalhaven Community Profile is a one-stop source of demographic and social data for the City and its suburbs. Information provided in the Profile includes census results, employment data, and socio-economic indicators.

The Population Forecast provides an estimate of population growth over the next 30-years (to 2051). It includes information on the drivers of population change, and how the age of the population and household size is anticipated to change.

The Housing Monitor provides information on housing supply and demand, diversity, affordability, and availability.