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Five year age groups

There were 194 people over the age of 85 living in Bankstown CBD in 2011, with largest age group being 0 to 4 year olds.

The Age Structure of Bankstown CBD provides key insights into the level of demand for age based services and facilities such as child care. It is also an indicator of Bankstown CBD's residential role and function and how it is likely to change in the future.

Five year age groups present a classic age profile of the population. Each age group covers exactly five years, which enables direct comparison between each group.

To get a more complete picture Bankstown CBD's Age Structure should be viewed in conjunction with Household Types and Dwelling Types.

Derived from the Census question:

'What is the person's date of birth (or age last birthday)?'

Total population

Age structure - Five year age groups
Bankstown CBD - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Five year age groups (years)Number%Bankstown City %Number%Bankstown City %2006 to 2011
0 to 42,07311.47.61,85312.17.5+220
5 to 91,4387.97.21,0636.97.2+375
10 to 149615.36.97564.97.3+205
15 to 199635.37.18245.47.1+139
20 to 241,3997.76.81,3108.66.9+89
25 to 291,88810.46.81,73311.36.6+155
30 to 341,92110.66.71,57410.36.9+347
35 to 391,4638.16.81,1787.76.9+285
40 to 441,1916.66.61,0626.97.1+130
45 to 491,0976.06.79356.16.9+162
50 to 549345.26.57504.96.0+185
55 to 597964.45.65803.85.5+216
60 to 646183.44.94272.84.2+190
65 to 693672.03.73562.33.5+11
70 to 743401.93.03162.13.2+24
75 to 792671.52.52591.73.2+8
80 to 842301.32.41761.22.5+54
85 and over1941.12.11541.01.6+40

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Age structure - five year age groups, 2011
Age structure - five year age groups, 2011 85 and over, Bankstown City: 2.1% 80 to 84, Bankstown City: 2.4% 75 to 79, Bankstown City: 2.5% 70 to 74, Bankstown City: 3.0% 65 to 69, Bankstown City: 3.7% 60 to 64, Bankstown City: 4.9% 55 to 59, Bankstown City: 5.6% 50 to 54, Bankstown City: 6.5% 45 to 49, Bankstown City: 6.7% 40 to 44, Bankstown City: 6.6% 35 to 39, Bankstown City: 6.8% 30 to 34, Bankstown City: 6.7% 25 to 29, Bankstown City: 6.8% 20 to 24, Bankstown City: 6.8% 15 to 19, Bankstown City: 7.1% 10 to 14, Bankstown City: 6.9% 5 to 9, Bankstown City: 7.2% 0 to 4, Bankstown City: 7.6% 85 and over, Bankstown CBD: 1.1% 80 to 84, Bankstown CBD: 1.3% 75 to 79, Bankstown CBD: 1.5% 70 to 74, Bankstown CBD: 1.9% 65 to 69, Bankstown CBD: 2.0% 60 to 64, Bankstown CBD: 3.4% 55 to 59, Bankstown CBD: 4.4% 50 to 54, Bankstown CBD: 5.2% 45 to 49, Bankstown CBD: 6.0% 40 to 44, Bankstown CBD: 6.6% 35 to 39, Bankstown CBD: 8.1% 30 to 34, Bankstown CBD: 10.6% 25 to 29, Bankstown CBD: 10.4% 20 to 24, Bankstown CBD: 7.7% 15 to 19, Bankstown CBD: 5.3% 10 to 14, Bankstown CBD: 5.3% 5 to 9, Bankstown CBD: 7.9% 0 to 4, Bankstown CBD: 11.4%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in age structure - five year age groups, 2006 to 2011
Change in age structure - five year age groups, 2006 to 2011 85 and over, Bankstown CBD: +40 80 to 84, Bankstown CBD: +54 75 to 79, Bankstown CBD: +8 70 to 74, Bankstown CBD: +24 65 to 69, Bankstown CBD: +11 60 to 64, Bankstown CBD: +190 55 to 59, Bankstown CBD: +216 50 to 54, Bankstown CBD: +185 45 to 49, Bankstown CBD: +162 40 to 44, Bankstown CBD: +130 35 to 39, Bankstown CBD: +285 30 to 34, Bankstown CBD: +347 25 to 29, Bankstown CBD: +155 20 to 24, Bankstown CBD: +89 15 to 19, Bankstown CBD: +139 10 to 14, Bankstown CBD: +205 5 to 9, Bankstown CBD: +375 0 to 4, Bankstown CBD: +220
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the five year age groups of Bankstown CBD in 2011 compared to Bankstown City shows that there was a higher proportion of people in the younger age groups (under 15) and a lower proportion of people in the older age groups (65+).

Overall, 24.7% of the population was aged between 0 and 15, and 7.7% were aged 65 years and over, compared with 21.7% and 13.7% respectively for Bankstown City.

The major differences between the age structure of Bankstown CBD and Bankstown City were:

  • A larger percentage of persons aged 30 to 34 (10.6% compared to 6.7%)
  • A larger percentage of persons aged 0 to 4 (11.4% compared to 7.6%)
  • A larger percentage of persons aged 25 to 29 (10.4% compared to 6.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 15 to 19 (5.3% compared to 7.1%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Bankstown CBD's population increased by 2,835 people (18.5%). This represents an average annual population change of 3.46% per year over the period.

The largest changes in age structure in this area between 2006 and 2011 were in the age groups:

  • 5 to 9 (+375 persons)
  • 30 to 34 (+347 persons)
  • 35 to 39 (+285 persons)
  • 0 to 4 (+220 persons)