Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park
Five year age groups
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.
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)||2016||2011||Change|
|Five year age groups (years)||Number||%||City of Charles Sturt %||Number||%||City of Charles Sturt %||2011 to 2016|
|0 to 4||668||4.6||5.4||610||4.4||5.4||+58|
|5 to 9||800||5.5||5.2||742||5.4||5.0||+58|
|10 to 14||764||5.3||5.0||755||5.5||5.4||+9|
|15 to 19||859||5.9||5.6||865||6.3||5.9||-6|
|20 to 24||868||6.0||6.7||863||6.2||6.6||+5|
|25 to 29||821||5.7||7.0||788||5.7||6.6||+33|
|30 to 34||856||5.9||7.0||752||5.4||6.4||+104|
|35 to 39||759||5.3||6.2||849||6.1||6.6||-90|
|40 to 44||945||6.5||6.4||994||7.2||7.3||-49|
|45 to 49||1,035||7.2||7.1||1,081||7.8||7.1||-46|
|50 to 54||1,124||7.8||6.9||854||6.2||7.1||+270|
|55 to 59||892||6.2||6.7||755||5.5||6.1||+137|
|60 to 64||741||5.1||5.8||882||6.4||5.9||-141|
|65 to 69||888||6.1||5.4||879||6.4||4.5||+9|
|70 to 74||820||5.7||4.1||798||5.8||4.0||+22|
|75 to 79||731||5.1||3.5||628||4.5||3.5||+103|
|80 to 84||460||3.2||2.8||459||3.3||3.2||+1|
|85 and over||412||2.9||3.3||278||2.0||3.2||+134|
Please refer to specific data notes for more information
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%)
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)