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Cranbourne North

Five year age groups

There were 57 people over the age of 85 living in Cranbourne North in 2011, with largest age group being 0 to 4 year olds.

The Age Structure of Cranbourne North 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 North'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 North'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 North - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Five year age groups (years)Number%City of Casey %Number%City of Casey %2006 to 2011
0 to 41,3729.47.97948.27.8+578
5 to 91,1347.87.68749.08.3+260
10 to 141,0927.57.79099.48.4+183
15 to 191,1257.77.77978.27.5+328
20 to 241,0877.56.75846.06.7+503
25 to 291,3349.27.06797.06.8+655
30 to 341,2818.87.47447.77.8+537
35 to 391,1848.17.98108.48.4+374
40 to 441,1307.87.98919.28.2+239
45 to 491,0297.17.37738.07.5+256
50 to 548125.66.55105.36.2+302
55 to 595974.15.24324.55.0+165
60 to 645063.54.32983.13.5+208
65 to 693512.43.02362.42.5+115
70 to 742641.82.21621.71.9+102
75 to 791070.71.61161.21.6-9
80 to 841110.81.2430.41.1+68
85 and over570.41.0360.40.8+21

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 North: 0.4% 80 to 84, Cranbourne North: 0.8% 75 to 79, Cranbourne North: 0.7% 70 to 74, Cranbourne North: 1.8% 65 to 69, Cranbourne North: 2.4% 60 to 64, Cranbourne North: 3.5% 55 to 59, Cranbourne North: 4.1% 50 to 54, Cranbourne North: 5.6% 45 to 49, Cranbourne North: 7.1% 40 to 44, Cranbourne North: 7.8% 35 to 39, Cranbourne North: 8.1% 30 to 34, Cranbourne North: 8.8% 25 to 29, Cranbourne North: 9.2% 20 to 24, Cranbourne North: 7.5% 15 to 19, Cranbourne North: 7.7% 10 to 14, Cranbourne North: 7.5% 5 to 9, Cranbourne North: 7.8% 0 to 4, Cranbourne North: 9.4%
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, Cranbourne North: +21 80 to 84, Cranbourne North: +68 75 to 79, Cranbourne North: -9 70 to 74, Cranbourne North: +102 65 to 69, Cranbourne North: +115 60 to 64, Cranbourne North: +208 55 to 59, Cranbourne North: +165 50 to 54, Cranbourne North: +302 45 to 49, Cranbourne North: +256 40 to 44, Cranbourne North: +239 35 to 39, Cranbourne North: +374 30 to 34, Cranbourne North: +537 25 to 29, Cranbourne North: +655 20 to 24, Cranbourne North: +503 15 to 19, Cranbourne North: +328 10 to 14, Cranbourne North: +183 5 to 9, Cranbourne North: +260 0 to 4, Cranbourne North: +578
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 North in 2011 compared to the City of Casey 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 6.1% 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 North and the City of Casey were:

  • A larger percentage of persons aged 25 to 29 (9.2% compared to 7.0%)
  • A larger percentage of persons aged 0 to 4 (9.4% compared to 7.9%)
  • A larger percentage of persons aged 30 to 34 (8.8% compared to 7.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 55 to 59 (4.1% compared to 5.2%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Cranbourne North's population increased by 4,882 people (50.4%). This represents an average annual population change of 8.5% per year over the period.

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

  • 25 to 29 (+655 persons)
  • 0 to 4 (+578 persons)
  • 30 to 34 (+537 persons)
  • 20 to 24 (+503 persons)