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Net Transition Probabilites: An Approach to Subnational Level Projections of Households and Housing Demand Based on Census Data

McDonald, Peter; Kippen, Rebecca; Temple, Jeromey


The authors set out to make medium-term projections of housing demand for subnational regions of Australia. Projections of the numbers of households by household type and age of a household reference person were required. The only possible source of input data at a subnational level was the quinquennial censuses. An innovative approach was developed specifically for the purpose of these projections. This involved the use of 'net transition probabilities' estimated from net changes in household...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2006
Type: Journal article
Source: Population Space and Place
DOI: 10.1002/psp.424


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