Middle Years Profile

Yarra is a vibrant inner-city municipality that includes the suburbs of Abbotsford, Burnley, Clifton Hill, Collingwood, Cremorne, Fitzroy, North Carlton, North Fitzroy, Princes Hill, Richmond, and parts of Alphington and Fairfield.

In 2011, the Census population of the City of Yarra was 74,800 people.

Middle years children and young people aged 8 to 12 years comprised of 3% of the municipality’s population, or 2,430 individuals. 2011 Census data indicated there were 14,170 children and young people aged 8-25 years living in Yarra and the middle years were approximately 20% of this cohort.

Projected forecast figures show the population of Yarra is estimated to increase from 83,615 in 2013 to 110,511 by 2031, and the number of households will increase from 37,335 to 50,265.

The middle years population in Yarra is forecast to be 2,569 in 2013 and set to increase to 3,298 in 2031, increasing by 22%.

More information about young people in Yarra is available in the Yarra Youth Profile 2013:

docx format Yarra Middle Years Profile 2013.docx (2.42 MB)

pdf format Yarra Middle Years Profile 2013.pdf (632.54 KB)

Further information
Rupert North
Coordinator Youth and Middle Years
9426 1503

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