City of Melbourne Population Forecasts by Small Area 2020-2040
This dataset provides population forecasts by single year for 2020 to 2040. Prepared by SGS Economics and Planning (Jan-Jun 2021), forecasts are available for the municipality and small areas, as well as by gender and 5 year age groups.
Further information can be found on our <a href="https://www.melbourne.vic.gov.au/about-melbourne/research-and-statistics/Pages/city-forecasts.aspx"><u>City Forecasts</u></a> page.
<a href="https://data.melbourne.vic.gov.au/browse?q=forecasts&sortBy=relevance">Related datasets</a> are also available on Open Data.
|Name||Socrata field name||Column name in ||Data type||Description|
|Geography||geography||geography||Text||Geographical area (Melbourne LGA or small areas used for the City of Melbourne's CLUE analysis). Small areas mostly correspond to traditional suburb boundaries. Note that they do not necessarily correspond to gazetted suburb or postcode boundaries, which are subject to change over time. For spatial definition of boundaries see https://data.melbourne.vic.gov.au/Economy/Census-Of-Land-Use-And-Employment-CLUE-Small-Areas/gei8-3w86|
|Value||value||value||Number||Number of residents forecast for the relevant year|
|Age||age||age||Text||Age category (5 year age group; average age; total population)|
|Gender||gender||gender||Text||Gender (male; female; total; not applicable)|
|Year||year||year||Number||Year of forecast|