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Five year age groups

There were 1,366 people over the age of 85 living in Campbelltown City in 2011, with largest age group being Total population year olds.

The Age Structure of Campbelltown City provides key insights into the level of demand for age based services and facilities such as child care. It is also an indicator of Campbelltown City'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 Campbelltown City'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
Campbelltown City - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Five year age groups (years)Number%Greater Sydney %Number%Greater Sydney %2006 to 2011
0 to 410,8927.56.810,6547.46.6+238
5 to 910,3257.16.311,1797.86.5-854
10 to 1410,7937.46.112,1908.56.5-1,397
15 to 1911,5807.96.312,2348.66.6-654
20 to 2410,9907.57.011,4978.07.2-507
25 to 2910,8217.47.89,7196.87.4+1,102
30 to 349,8596.87.79,6106.77.9+249
35 to 399,6996.67.69,4936.67.7+206
40 to 449,4026.47.310,3887.37.6-986
45 to 4910,1066.97.010,8957.67.2-789
50 to 5410,3317.16.510,1367.16.3+195
55 to 599,4246.55.78,9476.35.8+477
60 to 648,1515.65.15,5213.94.4+2,630
65 to 695,0963.53.83,6492.63.4+1,447
70 to 743,2802.22.92,5191.82.8+761
75 to 792,2301.52.32,0251.42.5+205
80 to 841,6241.11.91,4131.02.0+211
85 and over1,3660.91.81,0030.71.6+363

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, Greater Sydney: 1.8% 80 to 84, Greater Sydney: 1.9% 75 to 79, Greater Sydney: 2.3% 70 to 74, Greater Sydney: 2.9% 65 to 69, Greater Sydney: 3.8% 60 to 64, Greater Sydney: 5.1% 55 to 59, Greater Sydney: 5.7% 50 to 54, Greater Sydney: 6.5% 45 to 49, Greater Sydney: 7.0% 40 to 44, Greater Sydney: 7.3% 35 to 39, Greater Sydney: 7.6% 30 to 34, Greater Sydney: 7.7% 25 to 29, Greater Sydney: 7.8% 20 to 24, Greater Sydney: 7.0% 15 to 19, Greater Sydney: 6.3% 10 to 14, Greater Sydney: 6.1% 5 to 9, Greater Sydney: 6.3% 0 to 4, Greater Sydney: 6.8% 85 and over, Campbelltown City: 0.9% 80 to 84, Campbelltown City: 1.1% 75 to 79, Campbelltown City: 1.5% 70 to 74, Campbelltown City: 2.2% 65 to 69, Campbelltown City: 3.5% 60 to 64, Campbelltown City: 5.6% 55 to 59, Campbelltown City: 6.5% 50 to 54, Campbelltown City: 7.1% 45 to 49, Campbelltown City: 6.9% 40 to 44, Campbelltown City: 6.4% 35 to 39, Campbelltown City: 6.6% 30 to 34, Campbelltown City: 6.8% 25 to 29, Campbelltown City: 7.4% 20 to 24, Campbelltown City: 7.5% 15 to 19, Campbelltown City: 7.9% 10 to 14, Campbelltown City: 7.4% 5 to 9, Campbelltown City: 7.1% 0 to 4, Campbelltown City: 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, Campbelltown City: +363 80 to 84, Campbelltown City: +211 75 to 79, Campbelltown City: +205 70 to 74, Campbelltown City: +761 65 to 69, Campbelltown City: +1,447 60 to 64, Campbelltown City: +2,630 55 to 59, Campbelltown City: +477 50 to 54, Campbelltown City: +195 45 to 49, Campbelltown City: -789 40 to 44, Campbelltown City: -986 35 to 39, Campbelltown City: +206 30 to 34, Campbelltown City: +249 25 to 29, Campbelltown City: +1,102 20 to 24, Campbelltown City: -507 15 to 19, Campbelltown City: -654 10 to 14, Campbelltown City: -1,397 5 to 9, Campbelltown City: -854 0 to 4, Campbelltown City: +238
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 Campbelltown City in 2011 compared to Greater Sydney 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, 21.9% of the population was aged between 0 and 15, and 9.3% were aged 65 years and over, compared with 19.2% and 12.8% respectively for Greater Sydney.

The major differences between the age structure of Campbelltown City and Greater Sydney were:

  • A larger percentage of persons aged 15 to 19 (7.9% compared to 6.3%)
  • A larger percentage of persons aged 10 to 14 (7.4% compared to 6.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 35 to 39 (6.6% compared to 7.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 85 and over (0.9% compared to 1.8%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Campbelltown City's population increased by 2,897 people (2.0%). This represents an average annual population change of 0.4% 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 (+2,630 persons)
  • 65 to 69 (+1,447 persons)
  • 10 to 14 (-1,397 persons)
  • 25 to 29 (+1,102 persons)

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