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There were 425 people over the age of 85 living in Yagoona in 2011, with largest age group being 5 to 9 year olds.

The Age Structure of Yagoona provides key insights into the level of demand for age based services and facilities such as child care. It is also an indicator of Yagoona'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 Yagoona'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
Yagoona - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Five year age groups (years)Number%Bankstown City %Number%Bankstown City %2006 to 2011
0 to 41,2447.57.61,1797.77.5+66
5 to 91,2747.77.21,2187.97.2+56
10 to 141,2007.36.91,1447.47.3+56
15 to 191,1466.97.11,1147.27.1+32
20 to 241,1627.06.81,0126.66.9+150
25 to 291,0826.56.81,0006.56.6+81
30 to 341,0716.56.71,0536.86.9+18
35 to 391,0926.66.81,0386.76.9+54
40 to 441,1146.76.61,0626.97.1+53
45 to 491,1146.76.71,0226.66.9+92
50 to 541,0756.56.59336.16.0+142
55 to 599735.95.68565.65.5+117
60 to 647864.74.95973.94.2+189
65 to 695423.33.74542.93.5+88
70 to 744122.53.04412.93.2-29
75 to 794242.62.55463.53.2-122
80 to 844062.52.44593.02.5-54
85 and over4252.62.12641.71.6+161

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, Yagoona: 2.6% 80 to 84, Yagoona: 2.5% 75 to 79, Yagoona: 2.6% 70 to 74, Yagoona: 2.5% 65 to 69, Yagoona: 3.3% 60 to 64, Yagoona: 4.7% 55 to 59, Yagoona: 5.9% 50 to 54, Yagoona: 6.5% 45 to 49, Yagoona: 6.7% 40 to 44, Yagoona: 6.7% 35 to 39, Yagoona: 6.6% 30 to 34, Yagoona: 6.5% 25 to 29, Yagoona: 6.5% 20 to 24, Yagoona: 7.0% 15 to 19, Yagoona: 6.9% 10 to 14, Yagoona: 7.3% 5 to 9, Yagoona: 7.7% 0 to 4, Yagoona: 7.5%
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, Yagoona: +161 80 to 84, Yagoona: -54 75 to 79, Yagoona: -122 70 to 74, Yagoona: -29 65 to 69, Yagoona: +88 60 to 64, Yagoona: +189 55 to 59, Yagoona: +117 50 to 54, Yagoona: +142 45 to 49, Yagoona: +92 40 to 44, Yagoona: +53 35 to 39, Yagoona: +54 30 to 34, Yagoona: +18 25 to 29, Yagoona: +81 20 to 24, Yagoona: +150 15 to 19, Yagoona: +32 10 to 14, Yagoona: +56 5 to 9, Yagoona: +56 0 to 4, Yagoona: +66
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 Yagoona in 2011 compared to Bankstown City shows that there was a higher proportion of people in the younger age groups (under 15) and a similar proportion of people in the older age groups (65+).

Overall, 22.5% of the population was aged between 0 and 15, and 13.4% were aged 65 years and over, compared with 21.7% and 13.7% respectively for Bankstown City.

There were no major differences between Yagoona and Bankstown City in 2011.

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Yagoona's population increased by 1,152 people (7.5%). This represents an average annual population change of 1.45% per year over the period.

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

  • 60 to 64 (+189 persons)
  • 85 and over (+161 persons)
  • 20 to 24 (+150 persons)
  • 50 to 54 (+142 persons)