There were 58 people over the age of 85 living in San Remo - Doyalson - Colongra in 2016, with largest age group being 15 to 19 year olds.
The Age Structure of San Remo - Doyalson - Colongra provides key insights into the level of demand for age based services and facilities such as child care. It is also an indicator of San Remo - Doyalson - Colongra'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.
Derived from the Census question:
'What is the person's date of birth or age?'
|Age structure - Five year age groups|
|San Remo - Doyalson - Colongra - Total persons (Usual residence)||2016||2011||Change|
|Five year age groups (years)||Number||%||Central Coast Council area %||Number||%||Central Coast Council area %||2011 to 2016|
|0 to 4||306||6.6||5.9||356||7.7||6.3||-50|
|5 to 9||357||7.7||6.4||385||8.3||6.4||-28|
|10 to 14||338||7.3||6.2||419||9.1||6.7||-81|
|15 to 19||381||8.2||6.1||388||8.4||6.7||-7|
|20 to 24||340||7.4||5.5||292||6.3||5.5||+48|
|25 to 29||277||6.0||5.2||295||6.4||5.1||-18|
|30 to 34||274||5.9||5.5||295||6.4||5.3||-21|
|35 to 39||261||5.6||5.6||318||6.9||6.3||-57|
|40 to 44||297||6.4||6.4||347||7.5||6.7||-50|
|45 to 49||334||7.2||6.6||275||6.0||6.8||+59|
|50 to 54||289||6.2||6.7||256||5.6||6.9||+33|
|55 to 59||292||6.3||6.7||278||6.0||6.2||+14|
|60 to 64||288||6.2||6.2||211||4.6||6.1||+77|
|65 to 69||216||4.7||6.1||163||3.5||5.2||+53|
|70 to 74||146||3.2||5.1||140||3.0||4.3||+6|
|75 to 79||108||2.3||3.8||103||2.2||3.5||+5|
|80 to 84||63||1.4||2.8||69||1.5||3.0||-6|
|85 and over||58||1.3||3.1||21||0.5||2.9||+37|
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Analysis of the five year age groups of San Remo - Doyalson - Colongra in 2016 compared to Central Coast Council area 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, 21.6% of the population was aged between 0 and 15, and 12.8% were aged 65 years and over, compared with 18.4% and 20.9% respectively for Central Coast Council area.
The major differences between the age structure of San Remo - Doyalson - Colongra and Central Coast Council area were:
- A larger percentage of persons aged 15 to 19 (8.2% compared to 6.1%)
- A larger percentage of persons aged 20 to 24 (7.4% compared to 5.5%)
- A smaller percentage of persons aged 70 to 74 (3.2% compared to 5.1%)
- A smaller percentage of persons aged 85 and over (1.3% compared to 3.1%)
From 2011 to 2016, San Remo - Doyalson - Colongra's population increased by 14 people (0.3%). This represents an average annual population change of 0.06% per year over the period.
The largest changes in age structure in this area between 2011 and 2016 were in the age groups:
- 10 to 14 (-81 persons)
- 60 to 64 (+77 persons)
- 45 to 49 (+59 persons)
- 35 to 39 (-57 persons)