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Cranbourne East

Five year age groups

There were 135 people over the age of 85 living in Cranbourne East in 2011, with largest age group being 0 to 4 year olds.

The Age Structure of Cranbourne East provides key insights into the level of demand for age based services and facilities such as child care. It is also an indicator of Cranbourne East'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 Cranbourne East'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
Cranbourne East - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Five year age groups (years)Number%City of Casey %Number%City of Casey %2006 to 2011
0 to 483810.57.93919.67.8+447
5 to 96458.17.63027.48.3+343
10 to 145086.47.72826.98.4+226
15 to 194065.17.72055.17.5+200
20 to 244605.86.72917.26.7+169
25 to 297919.97.044411.06.8+347
30 to 3483210.57.43909.67.8+442
35 to 396808.67.93358.38.4+346
40 to 445276.67.92285.68.2+299
45 to 494195.37.32195.47.5+201
50 to 543424.36.51734.36.2+169
55 to 592453.15.21734.35.0+72
60 to 642813.54.31162.93.5+165
65 to 692182.73.0761.92.5+142
70 to 742162.72.21263.11.9+90
75 to 792072.61.61323.21.6+75
80 to 842032.61.21052.61.1+98
85 and over1351.71.0691.70.8+65

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, Cranbourne East: 1.7% 80 to 84, Cranbourne East: 2.6% 75 to 79, Cranbourne East: 2.6% 70 to 74, Cranbourne East: 2.7% 65 to 69, Cranbourne East: 2.7% 60 to 64, Cranbourne East: 3.5% 55 to 59, Cranbourne East: 3.1% 50 to 54, Cranbourne East: 4.3% 45 to 49, Cranbourne East: 5.3% 40 to 44, Cranbourne East: 6.6% 35 to 39, Cranbourne East: 8.6% 30 to 34, Cranbourne East: 10.5% 25 to 29, Cranbourne East: 9.9% 20 to 24, Cranbourne East: 5.8% 15 to 19, Cranbourne East: 5.1% 10 to 14, Cranbourne East: 6.4% 5 to 9, Cranbourne East: 8.1% 0 to 4, Cranbourne East: 10.5%
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, Cranbourne East: +65 80 to 84, Cranbourne East: +98 75 to 79, Cranbourne East: +75 70 to 74, Cranbourne East: +90 65 to 69, Cranbourne East: +142 60 to 64, Cranbourne East: +165 55 to 59, Cranbourne East: +72 50 to 54, Cranbourne East: +169 45 to 49, Cranbourne East: +201 40 to 44, Cranbourne East: +299 35 to 39, Cranbourne East: +346 30 to 34, Cranbourne East: +442 25 to 29, Cranbourne East: +347 20 to 24, Cranbourne East: +169 15 to 19, Cranbourne East: +200 10 to 14, Cranbourne East: +226 5 to 9, Cranbourne East: +343 0 to 4, Cranbourne East: +447
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 Cranbourne East in 2011 compared to the City of Casey shows that there was a higher proportion of people in the younger age groups (under 15) as well as a higher proportion of people in the older age groups (65+).

Overall, 25.0% of the population was aged between 0 and 15, and 12.3% 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 Cranbourne East and the City of Casey were:

  • A larger percentage of persons aged 30 to 34 (10.5% compared to 7.4%)
  • A larger percentage of persons aged 25 to 29 (9.9% compared to 7.0%)
  • A larger percentage of persons aged 0 to 4 (10.5% compared to 7.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 15 to 19 (5.1% compared to 7.7%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Cranbourne East's population increased by 3,895 people (96.0%). This represents an average annual population change of 14.41% per year over the period.

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

  • 0 to 4 (+447 persons)
  • 30 to 34 (+442 persons)
  • 25 to 29 (+347 persons)
  • 35 to 39 (+346 persons)