There were 207 people over the age of 85 living in Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon in 2016, with largest age group being 25 to 29 year olds.
The Age Structure of Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon provides key insights into the level of demand for age based services and facilities such as child care. It is also an indicator of Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon'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|
|Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon - 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||316||5.4||5.4||331||5.8||5.4||-15|
|5 to 9||308||5.2||5.2||342||6.0||5.0||-34|
|10 to 14||328||5.6||5.0||337||5.9||5.4||-9|
|15 to 19||307||5.2||5.6||298||5.2||5.9||+9|
|20 to 24||351||6.0||6.7||331||5.8||6.6||+20|
|25 to 29||463||7.9||7.0||431||7.6||6.6||+32|
|30 to 34||462||7.9||7.0||418||7.3||6.4||+44|
|35 to 39||414||7.0||6.2||386||6.8||6.6||+28|
|40 to 44||400||6.8||6.4||391||6.9||7.3||+9|
|45 to 49||374||6.4||7.1||413||7.3||7.1||-39|
|50 to 54||413||7.0||6.9||392||6.9||7.1||+21|
|55 to 59||401||6.8||6.7||300||5.3||6.1||+101|
|60 to 64||310||5.3||5.8||294||5.2||5.9||+16|
|65 to 69||277||4.7||5.4||195||3.4||4.5||+82|
|70 to 74||192||3.3||4.1||202||3.5||4.0||-10|
|75 to 79||181||3.1||3.5||228||4.0||3.5||-47|
|80 to 84||169||2.9||2.8||190||3.3||3.2||-21|
|85 and over||207||3.5||3.3||216||3.8||3.2||-9|
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Analysis of the five year age groups of Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon 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, 16.2% of the population was aged between 0 and 15, and 17.5% 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 Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon and City of Charles Sturt were:
- A larger percentage of persons aged 30 to 34 (7.9% compared to 7.0%)
- A larger percentage of persons aged 25 to 29 (7.9% compared to 7.0%)
- A larger percentage of persons aged 35 to 39 (7.0% compared to 6.2%)
- A smaller percentage of persons aged 70 to 74 (3.3% compared to 4.1%)
From 2011 to 2016, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon's population increased by 178 people (3.1%). This represents an average annual population change of 0.62% per year over the period.
The largest changes in age structure in this area between 2011 and 2016 were in the age groups:
- 55 to 59 (+101 persons)
- 65 to 69 (+82 persons)