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Seaton (North)

Five year age groups

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There were 264 people over the age of 85 living in Seaton (North) in 2016, with largest age group being 25 to 29 year olds.

The Age Structure of Seaton (North) provides key insights into the level of demand for age based services and facilities such as child care. It is also an indicator of Seaton (North)'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 Seaton (North)'s Age Structure should be viewed in conjunction with Household Types and Dwelling Types.


Derived from the Census question:

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

Age structure - Five year age groups
Seaton (North) - 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 42915.65.42765.65.4+15
5 to 92635.05.22445.05.0+19
10 to 142725.25.02475.05.4+25
15 to 192795.35.63016.15.9-23
20 to 243176.06.73296.76.6-13
25 to 294248.17.03567.26.6+68
30 to 343867.47.03406.96.4+46
35 to 393276.26.23066.26.6+21
40 to 442965.76.43366.87.3-40
45 to 493727.17.13176.47.1+55
50 to 543196.16.93426.97.1-23
55 to 593286.36.72845.86.1+44
60 to 643356.45.82414.95.9+93
65 to 692524.85.41853.74.5+68
70 to 741753.34.12004.04.0-25
75 to 791853.53.51873.83.5-2
80 to 841563.02.82024.13.2-46
85 and over2645.03.32444.93.2+20
Total population5,250100.0100.04,947100.0100.0+303
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 Seaton (North) 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, 15.8% of the population was aged between 0 and 15, and 19.7% 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 Seaton (North) and City of Charles Sturt were:

  • A larger percentage of persons aged 85 and over (5.0% compared to 3.3%)
  • A larger percentage of persons aged 25 to 29 (8.1% compared to 7.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 50 to 54 (6.1% compared to 6.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 40 to 44 (5.7% compared to 6.4%)

Emerging groups

From 2011 to 2016, Seaton (North)'s population increased by 303 people (6.1%). This represents an average annual population change of 1.2% per year over the period.

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

  • 60 to 64 (+93 persons)
  • 25 to 29 (+68 persons)
  • 65 to 69 (+68 persons)
  • 45 to 49 (+55 persons)