There were 116 people over the age of 85 living in Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair in 2016, with largest age group being 20 to 24 year olds.
The Age Structure of Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair provides key insights into the level of demand for age based services and facilities such as child care. It is also an indicator of Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair'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|
|Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair - Total persons (Usual residence)||2016||2011||Change|
|Five year age groups (years)||Number||%||City of Charles Sturt %||Number||%||City of Charles Sturt %||2011 to 2016|
|0 to 4||443||5.5||5.4||366||6.1||5.4||+77|
|5 to 9||449||5.6||5.2||316||5.2||5.0||+133|
|10 to 14||423||5.2||5.0||378||6.2||5.4||+45|
|15 to 19||491||6.1||5.6||460||7.6||5.9||+31|
|20 to 24||685||8.5||6.7||398||6.6||6.6||+287|
|25 to 29||682||8.4||7.0||358||5.9||6.6||+324|
|30 to 34||615||7.6||7.0||389||6.4||6.4||+226|
|35 to 39||576||7.1||6.2||443||7.3||6.6||+133|
|40 to 44||536||6.6||6.4||476||7.9||7.3||+60|
|45 to 49||612||7.6||7.1||488||8.1||7.1||+124|
|50 to 54||597||7.4||6.9||490||8.1||7.1||+107|
|55 to 59||534||6.6||6.7||379||6.3||6.1||+155|
|60 to 64||477||5.9||5.8||315||5.2||5.9||+162|
|65 to 69||347||4.3||5.4||196||3.2||4.5||+151|
|70 to 74||200||2.5||4.1||181||3.0||4.0||+19|
|75 to 79||176||2.2||3.5||165||2.7||3.5||+11|
|80 to 84||125||1.5||2.8||113||1.9||3.2||+12|
|85 and over||116||1.4||3.3||138||2.3||3.2||-22|
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Analysis of the five year age groups of Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair in 2016 compared to City of Charles Sturt 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, 16.3% of the population was aged between 0 and 15, and 11.9% were aged 65 years and over, compared with 15.5% and 19.0% respectively for City of Charles Sturt.
The major differences between the age structure of Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair and City of Charles Sturt were:
- A larger percentage of persons aged 20 to 24 (8.5% compared to 6.7%)
- A larger percentage of persons aged 25 to 29 (8.4% compared to 7.0%)
- A smaller percentage of persons aged 85 and over (1.4% compared to 3.3%)
- A smaller percentage of persons aged 70 to 74 (2.5% compared to 4.1%)
From 2011 to 2016, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair's population increased by 2,035 people (33.6%). This represents an average annual population change of 5.97% per year over the period.
The largest changes in age structure in this area between 2011 and 2016 were in the age groups:
- 25 to 29 (+324 persons)
- 20 to 24 (+287 persons)
- 30 to 34 (+226 persons)
- 60 to 64 (+162 persons)