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Narre Warren

Five year age groups

There were 268 people over the age of 85 living in Narre Warren in 2011, with largest age group being 40 to 44 year olds.

The Age Structure of Narre Warren provides key insights into the level of demand for age based services and facilities such as child care. It is also an indicator of Narre Warren'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 Narre Warren'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
Narre Warren - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Five year age groups (years)Number%City of Casey %Number%City of Casey %2006 to 2011
0 to 41,8697.27.92,0337.97.8-164
5 to 91,8827.37.62,2218.68.3-339
10 to 142,0828.07.72,2538.78.4-171
15 to 192,0467.97.71,9487.67.5+98
20 to 241,7606.86.71,7796.96.7-19
25 to 291,7526.87.01,6446.46.8+108
30 to 341,7646.87.42,1148.27.8-350
35 to 392,0237.87.92,3519.18.4-328
40 to 442,1428.37.92,1678.48.2-25
45 to 492,0387.97.31,8567.27.5+182
50 to 541,6826.56.51,4515.66.2+231
55 to 591,3705.35.21,2264.85.0+144
60 to 641,1194.34.38503.33.5+269
65 to 697272.83.06592.62.5+68
70 to 746052.32.24841.91.9+121
75 to 794601.81.63961.51.6+64
80 to 842891.11.22160.81.1+73
85 and over2681.01.01080.40.8+160

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, Narre Warren: 1.0% 80 to 84, Narre Warren: 1.1% 75 to 79, Narre Warren: 1.8% 70 to 74, Narre Warren: 2.3% 65 to 69, Narre Warren: 2.8% 60 to 64, Narre Warren: 4.3% 55 to 59, Narre Warren: 5.3% 50 to 54, Narre Warren: 6.5% 45 to 49, Narre Warren: 7.9% 40 to 44, Narre Warren: 8.3% 35 to 39, Narre Warren: 7.8% 30 to 34, Narre Warren: 6.8% 25 to 29, Narre Warren: 6.8% 20 to 24, Narre Warren: 6.8% 15 to 19, Narre Warren: 7.9% 10 to 14, Narre Warren: 8.0% 5 to 9, Narre Warren: 7.3% 0 to 4, Narre Warren: 7.2%
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, Narre Warren: +160 80 to 84, Narre Warren: +73 75 to 79, Narre Warren: +64 70 to 74, Narre Warren: +121 65 to 69, Narre Warren: +68 60 to 64, Narre Warren: +269 55 to 59, Narre Warren: +144 50 to 54, Narre Warren: +231 45 to 49, Narre Warren: +182 40 to 44, Narre Warren: -25 35 to 39, Narre Warren: -328 30 to 34, Narre Warren: -350 25 to 29, Narre Warren: +108 20 to 24, Narre Warren: -19 15 to 19, Narre Warren: +98 10 to 14, Narre Warren: -171 5 to 9, Narre Warren: -339 0 to 4, Narre Warren: -164
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 Narre Warren 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 similar proportion of people in the older age groups (65+).

Overall, 22.5% of the population was aged between 0 and 15, and 9.1% 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 Narre Warren and the City of Casey were:

  • A larger percentage of persons aged 45 to 49 (7.9% compared to 7.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 0 to 4 (7.2% compared to 7.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 30 to 34 (6.8% compared to 7.4%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Narre Warren's population increased by 122 people (0.5%). This represents an average annual population change of 0.09% 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 (-350 persons)
  • 5 to 9 (-339 persons)
  • 35 to 39 (-328 persons)
  • 60 to 64 (+269 persons)