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Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park

Five year age groups

This topic has been updated with 2016 Census data for all areas. What's this?

There were 412 people over the age of 85 living in Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park in 2016, with largest age group being 50 to 54 year olds.

The Age Structure of Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park provides key insights into the level of demand for age based services and facilities such as child care. It is also an indicator of Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park'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 Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park's Age Structure should be viewed in conjunction with Household Types and Dwelling Types.

Q:

Derived from the Census question:

'What is the person's date of birth or age?'

Age structure - Five year age groups
Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park - Total persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
Five year age groups (years)Number%City of Charles Sturt %Number%City of Charles Sturt %2011 to 2016
0 to 46684.65.46104.45.4+58
5 to 98005.55.27425.45.0+58
10 to 147645.35.07555.55.4+9
15 to 198595.95.68656.35.9-6
20 to 248686.06.78636.26.6+5
25 to 298215.77.07885.76.6+33
30 to 348565.97.07525.46.4+104
35 to 397595.36.28496.16.6-90
40 to 449456.56.49947.27.3-49
45 to 491,0357.27.11,0817.87.1-46
50 to 541,1247.86.98546.27.1+270
55 to 598926.26.77555.56.1+137
60 to 647415.15.88826.45.9-141
65 to 698886.15.48796.44.5+9
70 to 748205.74.17985.84.0+22
75 to 797315.13.56284.53.5+103
80 to 844603.22.84593.33.2+1
85 and over4122.93.32782.03.2+134
Total population14,443100.0100.013,832100.0100.0+611
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

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Dominant groups

Analysis of the five year age groups of Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park in 2016 compared to City of Charles Sturt shows that there was a similar proportion of people in the younger age groups (under 15) and a higher proportion of people in the older age groups (65+).

Overall, 15.5% of the population was aged between 0 and 15, and 22.9% 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 Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park and City of Charles Sturt were:

  • A larger percentage of persons aged 70 to 74 (5.7% compared to 4.1%)
  • A larger percentage of persons aged 75 to 79 (5.1% compared to 3.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 25 to 29 (5.7% compared to 7.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 30 to 34 (5.9% compared to 7.0%)

Emerging groups

From 2011 to 2016, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park's population increased by 611 people (4.4%). This represents an average annual population change of 0.87% per year over the period.

The largest changes in age structure in this area between 2011 and 2016 were in the age groups:

  • 50 to 54 (+270 persons)
  • 60 to 64 (-141 persons)
  • 55 to 59 (+137 persons)
  • 85 and over (+134 persons)