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Berwick Township - Beaconsfield

Five year age groups

There were 606 people over the age of 85 living in Berwick Township - Beaconsfield in 2011, with largest age group being 45 to 49 year olds.

The Age Structure of Berwick Township - Beaconsfield provides key insights into the level of demand for age based services and facilities such as child care. It is also an indicator of Berwick Township - Beaconsfield'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 Berwick Township - Beaconsfield'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
Berwick Township - Beaconsfield - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Five year age groups (years)Number%City of Casey %Number%City of Casey %2006 to 2011
0 to 41,1975.77.91,2486.27.8-51
5 to 91,3536.47.61,5607.78.3-206
10 to 141,5427.37.71,6758.38.4-134
15 to 191,6487.87.71,4377.17.5+211
20 to 241,3596.46.71,2366.16.7+123
25 to 291,0394.97.01,0355.16.8+4
30 to 341,0495.07.41,3176.57.8-268
35 to 391,4396.87.91,5467.78.4-106
40 to 441,6207.77.91,6758.38.2-55
45 to 491,6647.97.31,4087.07.5+256
50 to 541,4426.86.51,2216.16.2+221
55 to 591,2335.85.21,0485.25.0+184
60 to 641,0354.94.38334.13.5+202
65 to 698584.13.07183.62.5+140
70 to 747913.72.26183.11.9+173
75 to 796283.01.66093.01.6+20
80 to 845892.81.25122.51.1+77
85 and over6062.91.04412.20.8+166

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, City of Casey: 1.0% 80 to 84, City of Casey: 1.2% 75 to 79, City of Casey: 1.6% 70 to 74, City of Casey: 2.2% 65 to 69, City of Casey: 3.0% 60 to 64, City of Casey: 4.3% 55 to 59, City of Casey: 5.2% 50 to 54, City of Casey: 6.5% 45 to 49, City of Casey: 7.3% 40 to 44, City of Casey: 7.9% 35 to 39, City of Casey: 7.9% 30 to 34, City of Casey: 7.4% 25 to 29, City of Casey: 7.0% 20 to 24, City of Casey: 6.7% 15 to 19, City of Casey: 7.7% 10 to 14, City of Casey: 7.7% 5 to 9, City of Casey: 7.6% 0 to 4, City of Casey: 7.9% 85 and over, Berwick Township  - Beaconsfield: 2.9% 80 to 84, Berwick Township  - Beaconsfield: 2.8% 75 to 79, Berwick Township  - Beaconsfield: 3.0% 70 to 74, Berwick Township  - Beaconsfield: 3.7% 65 to 69, Berwick Township  - Beaconsfield: 4.1% 60 to 64, Berwick Township  - Beaconsfield: 4.9% 55 to 59, Berwick Township  - Beaconsfield: 5.8% 50 to 54, Berwick Township  - Beaconsfield: 6.8% 45 to 49, Berwick Township  - Beaconsfield: 7.9% 40 to 44, Berwick Township  - Beaconsfield: 7.7% 35 to 39, Berwick Township  - Beaconsfield: 6.8% 30 to 34, Berwick Township  - Beaconsfield: 5.0% 25 to 29, Berwick Township  - Beaconsfield: 4.9% 20 to 24, Berwick Township  - Beaconsfield: 6.4% 15 to 19, Berwick Township  - Beaconsfield: 7.8% 10 to 14, Berwick Township  - Beaconsfield: 7.3% 5 to 9, Berwick Township  - Beaconsfield: 6.4% 0 to 4, Berwick Township  - Beaconsfield: 5.7%
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, Berwick Township  - Beaconsfield: +166 80 to 84, Berwick Township  - Beaconsfield: +77 75 to 79, Berwick Township  - Beaconsfield: +20 70 to 74, Berwick Township  - Beaconsfield: +173 65 to 69, Berwick Township  - Beaconsfield: +140 60 to 64, Berwick Township  - Beaconsfield: +202 55 to 59, Berwick Township  - Beaconsfield: +184 50 to 54, Berwick Township  - Beaconsfield: +221 45 to 49, Berwick Township  - Beaconsfield: +256 40 to 44, Berwick Township  - Beaconsfield: -55 35 to 39, Berwick Township  - Beaconsfield: -106 30 to 34, Berwick Township  - Beaconsfield: -268 25 to 29, Berwick Township  - Beaconsfield: +4 20 to 24, Berwick Township  - Beaconsfield: +123 15 to 19, Berwick Township  - Beaconsfield: +211 10 to 14, Berwick Township  - Beaconsfield: -134 5 to 9, Berwick Township  - Beaconsfield: -206 0 to 4, Berwick Township  - Beaconsfield: -51
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 Berwick Township - Beaconsfield in 2011 compared to the City of Casey shows that there was a lower proportion of people in the younger age groups (under 15) and a higher proportion of people in the older age groups (65+).

Overall, 19.4% of the population was aged between 0 and 15, and 16.5% were aged 65 years and over, compared with 23.2% and 8.9% respectively for the City of Casey.

The major differences between the age structure of Berwick Township - Beaconsfield and the City of Casey were:

  • A larger percentage of persons aged 85 and over (2.9% compared to 1.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 30 to 34 (5.0% compared to 7.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 0 to 4 (5.7% compared to 7.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 25 to 29 (4.9% compared to 7.0%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Berwick Township - Beaconsfield's population increased by 958 people (4.8%). This represents an average annual population change of 0.93% per year over the period.

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

  • 30 to 34 (-268 persons)
  • 45 to 49 (+256 persons)
  • 50 to 54 (+221 persons)
  • 15 to 19 (+211 persons)