Projections of future population changes are based primarily on trends observed in levels of births, deaths and migrations in local authorities over the past 5 years leading to 2014, and these are used to predict population change until 2039.

Current population projections for Crawley CCG, are estimating an overall population increase of 9.8% over the next ten years, and a 17.8% increase over the next two decades. Greater increases are expected in older age groups; in particular, the population of adults aged 85 or above is expected to increase by 4.2% by 2026, and 62.5% by 2036.

Note. The projections included in this report show projected change to 2036. These are subnational population projections (SNPP) that were produced by the ONS in 2016, and are based on the 2014 mid-year population estimates.

Crawley CCG Projections (2014 based)

Age Group
2016 (projection from 2014 MYE)2026 Projection% Change from 2016 projection to 20262036 Projection% Change from 2016 projection to 2036
0-1422,90024,5007.0%24,4006.6%
15-6474,80080,4007.5%84,00012.3%
65-8412,50016,20029.6%20,30062.4%
85+2,4002,5004.2%3,90062.5%
Overall112,600123,6009.8%132,60017.8%
Note. Figures rounded to the nearest 100. MYE, Mid-Year Estimate
Source: ONS - Population Projections 2014, Mid-Year Population Estimates 2014

Source: ONS Sub-National Population Projections (2014) Note. The figure represents the change from the 2016 population projection to the 2026 and 2036 population projection

Source: ONS Sub-National Population Projections (2014)
Note. The figure represents the change from the 2016 population projection to the 2026 and 2036 population projection