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Projected population, by series, by living arrangement, Queensland, 2011 to 2061

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Projected population (medium series), by living arrangement, Queensland, 2011 to 2061

Living arrangement As at 30 June
2011 2016 2021 2026 2031 2036 2041 2046 2051 2056 2061
Persons in non-private dwellings 79,520 88,563 99,737 115,560 136,333 161,410 189,012 218,017 248,611 281,212 315,792
Child aged under 15 living with two parents 708,165 760,743 815,000 872,729 934,784 1,001,079 1,069,869 1,142,465 1,217,126 1,290,364 1,361,621
Child aged under 15 living with a single parent 180,806 196,378 208,669 220,389 232,184 244,333 256,188 268,306 280,388 292,921 305,254
Child aged 15+ living with parents 457,510 488,398 529,247 593,036 656,966 719,545 782,633 840,593 900,704 965,109 1,033,433
Partnered with child(ren) under 15 779,813 836,871 899,872 975,681 1,058,099 1,144,475 1,235,524 1,332,945 1,435,137 1,535,389 1,634,288
Partnered with child(ren) aged 15+ only 299,775 322,763 345,946 373,150 404,904 439,826 474,266 506,869 539,799 575,600 614,093
Partnered; no children 1,004,312 1,099,837 1,199,804 1,316,200 1,433,724 1,547,653 1,661,083 1,774,702 1,888,902 2,007,921 2,130,858
Single parent with child(ren) under 15 121,754 132,109 140,896 150,673 160,718 170,820 180,924 191,433 202,178 213,144 224,053
Single parent with child(ren) aged 15+ only 88,072 100,871 113,718 128,485 145,381 163,979 183,183 202,927 223,665 245,907 269,937
Living with a family (related or unrelated individual) 120,004 129,428 139,499 152,776 167,374 181,968 198,593 219,108 240,466 262,804 286,533
Living in an Other Family 47,363 50,895 54,532 59,312 64,459 69,415 74,893 81,579 88,402 95,447 102,861
Living alone 399,931 443,752 488,846 541,068 596,289 651,330 705,333 758,837 811,697 863,735 916,291
Living in a group household 189,752 202,439 214,526 231,002 249,330 267,321 285,695 305,794 325,711 345,505 365,621
Total 4,476,778 4,853,048 5,250,292 5,730,062 6,240,546 6,763,153 7,297,195 7,843,576 8,402,785 8,975,056 9,560,634
Source: Queensland Government household and dwelling projections, 2015 edition, Queensland Treasury; Australian Bureau of Statistics, 2011 Census of Population and Housing.

Projected population (low series), by living arrangement, Queensland, 2011 to 2061

Living arrangement As at 30 June
2011 2016 2021 2026 2031 2036 2041 2046 2051 2056 2061
Persons in non-private dwellings 79,520 88,328 98,484 112,861 131,288 152,363 174,598 196,689 218,395 239,507 259,510
Child aged under 15 living with two parents 708,165 755,352 774,827 787,782 803,610 842,207 886,868 932,199 973,170 1,007,556 1,039,495
Child aged under 15 living with a single parent 180,806 194,954 198,345 199,110 199,996 205,793 211,912 218,087 223,571 228,514 232,987
Child aged 15+ living with parents 457,510 486,536 520,513 576,310 627,541 653,352 685,583 720,143 759,269 802,043 845,347
Partnered with child(ren) under 15 779,813 832,294 868,279 908,525 953,369 1,012,349 1,077,043 1,143,347 1,206,486 1,261,831 1,314,702
Partnered with child(ren) aged 15+ only 299,775 322,437 345,435 371,925 401,571 430,047 455,767 478,776 502,304 528,737 556,323
Partnered; no children 1,004,312 1,098,010 1,194,321 1,306,150 1,416,911 1,512,608 1,597,381 1,674,210 1,748,994 1,827,016 1,905,805
Single parent with child(ren) under 15 121,754 131,364 135,923 140,424 145,096 151,272 157,379 163,574 169,498 175,010 180,199
Single parent with child(ren) aged 15+ only 88,072 100,698 112,782 126,267 141,204 156,880 172,309 187,531 203,055 219,099 235,399
Living with a family (related or unrelated individual) 120,004 128,971 137,288 148,608 160,991 172,497 183,892 198,261 213,198 228,510 244,187
Living in an Other Family 47,363 50,696 53,571 57,543 61,839 65,635 69,005 73,356 77,926 82,694 87,654
Living alone 399,931 442,789 483,837 530,427 578,430 623,850 665,515 703,601 738,250 769,554 798,719
Living in a group household 189,752 201,561 210,324 223,423 238,427 251,992 261,935 273,128 285,131 297,569 310,241
Total 4,476,778 4,833,988 5,133,928 5,489,355 5,860,271 6,230,844 6,599,186 6,962,904 7,319,246 7,667,640 8,010,566
Source: Queensland Government household and dwelling projections, 2015 edition, Queensland Treasury; Australian Bureau of Statistics, 2011 Census of Population and Housing.

Projected population (high series), by living arrangement, Queensland, 2011 to 2061

Living arrangement As at 30 June
2011 2016 2021 2026 2031 2036 2041 2046 2051 2056 2061
Persons in non-private dwellings 79,520 88,799 100,989 118,227 141,287 170,350 203,439 239,588 279,860 325,688 378,289
Child aged under 15 living with two parents 708,165 766,153 856,646 963,425 1,078,334 1,177,852 1,275,402 1,381,231 1,499,560 1,626,229 1,753,395
Child aged under 15 living with a single parent 180,806 197,808 219,374 243,092 267,343 287,192 306,120 325,729 346,503 369,555 393,201
Child aged 15+ living with parents 457,510 490,245 537,997 609,730 686,461 789,372 888,218 973,851 1,058,588 1,148,505 1,247,705
Partnered with child(ren) under 15 779,813 841,446 932,326 1,046,240 1,170,161 1,287,269 1,407,603 1,540,480 1,689,790 1,847,156 2,006,327
Partnered with child(ren) aged 15+ only 299,775 323,082 346,305 373,737 406,742 447,295 489,906 531,744 573,567 617,667 665,643
Partnered; no children 1,004,312 1,101,638 1,204,685 1,323,748 1,444,973 1,574,571 1,715,231 1,865,168 2,017,604 2,174,941 2,339,045
Single parent with child(ren) under 15 121,754 132,853 146,005 161,436 177,410 191,941 206,605 222,159 238,777 256,695 275,140
Single parent with child(ren) aged 15+ only 88,072 101,043 114,640 130,637 149,405 170,829 193,746 217,966 243,947 272,575 304,933
Living with a family (related or unrelated individual) 120,004 129,883 141,708 156,911 173,642 191,268 213,387 240,539 268,873 298,884 331,616
Living in an Other Family 47,363 51,094 55,494 61,073 67,044 73,148 80,879 90,151 99,469 109,011 119,132
Living alone 399,931 444,716 493,812 551,471 613,543 677,756 743,749 812,535 883,909 957,387 1,034,548
Living in a group household 189,752 203,310 218,736 238,566 260,114 282,495 309,974 340,124 369,009 397,040 425,506
Total 4,476,778 4,872,070 5,368,717 5,978,294 6,636,457 7,321,340 8,034,260 8,781,264 9,569,453 10,401,332 11,274,479
Source: Queensland Government household and dwelling projections, 2015 edition, Queensland Treasury; Australian Bureau of Statistics, 2011 Census of Population and Housing.
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