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West Woodville Ward

Five year age groups

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There were 576 people over the age of 85 living in West Woodville Ward in 2016, with largest age group being 30 to 34 year olds.

The Age Structure of West Woodville Ward provides key insights into the level of demand for age based services and facilities such as child care. It is also an indicator of West Woodville Ward'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 West Woodville Ward'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?'

Total population

Age structure - Five year age groups
West Woodville Ward - 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 48395.95.48696.45.4-30
5 to 98115.75.27645.75.0+47
10 to 147335.15.07435.55.4-10
15 to 197595.35.67435.55.9+16
20 to 248726.16.78046.06.6+68
25 to 291,1177.87.01,0167.56.6+101
30 to 341,1568.17.09527.06.4+204
35 to 399856.96.29717.26.6+14
40 to 449726.86.49857.37.3-13
45 to 499786.87.19507.07.1+28
50 to 549676.86.99356.97.1+32
55 to 599406.66.76995.26.1+241
60 to 647555.35.86184.65.9+137
65 to 696534.65.44223.14.5+231
70 to 744253.04.14523.34.0-27
75 to 793962.83.54913.63.5-95
80 to 843682.62.84873.63.2-119
85 and over5764.03.36104.53.2-34

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Age structure - five year age groups, 2016
Age structure - five year age groups, 2016 85 and over, City of Charles Sturt: 3.3% 80 to 84, City of Charles Sturt: 2.8% 75 to 79, City of Charles Sturt: 3.5% 70 to 74, City of Charles Sturt: 4.1% 65 to 69, City of Charles Sturt: 5.4% 60 to 64, City of Charles Sturt: 5.8% 55 to 59, City of Charles Sturt: 6.7% 50 to 54, City of Charles Sturt: 6.9% 45 to 49, City of Charles Sturt: 7.1% 40 to 44, City of Charles Sturt: 6.4% 35 to 39, City of Charles Sturt: 6.2% 30 to 34, City of Charles Sturt: 7.0% 25 to 29, City of Charles Sturt: 7.0% 20 to 24, City of Charles Sturt: 6.7% 15 to 19, City of Charles Sturt: 5.6% 10 to 14, City of Charles Sturt: 5.0% 5 to 9, City of Charles Sturt: 5.2% 0 to 4, City of Charles Sturt: 5.4% 85 and over, West Woodville Ward: 4.0% 80 to 84, West Woodville Ward: 2.6% 75 to 79, West Woodville Ward: 2.8% 70 to 74, West Woodville Ward: 3.0% 65 to 69, West Woodville Ward: 4.6% 60 to 64, West Woodville Ward: 5.3% 55 to 59, West Woodville Ward: 6.6% 50 to 54, West Woodville Ward: 6.8% 45 to 49, West Woodville Ward: 6.8% 40 to 44, West Woodville Ward: 6.8% 35 to 39, West Woodville Ward: 6.9% 30 to 34, West Woodville Ward: 8.1% 25 to 29, West Woodville Ward: 7.8% 20 to 24, West Woodville Ward: 6.1% 15 to 19, West Woodville Ward: 5.3% 10 to 14, West Woodville Ward: 5.1% 5 to 9, West Woodville Ward: 5.7% 0 to 4, West Woodville Ward: 5.9%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in age structure - five year age groups, 2011 to 2016
Change in age structure - five year age groups, 2011 to 2016 85 and over, West Woodville Ward: -34 80 to 84, West Woodville Ward: -119 75 to 79, West Woodville Ward: -95 70 to 74, West Woodville Ward: -27 65 to 69, West Woodville Ward: +231 60 to 64, West Woodville Ward: +137 55 to 59, West Woodville Ward: +241 50 to 54, West Woodville Ward: +32 45 to 49, West Woodville Ward: +28 40 to 44, West Woodville Ward: -13 35 to 39, West Woodville Ward: +14 30 to 34, West Woodville Ward: +204 25 to 29, West Woodville Ward: +101 20 to 24, West Woodville Ward: +68 15 to 19, West Woodville Ward: +16 10 to 14, West Woodville Ward: -10 5 to 9, West Woodville Ward: +47 0 to 4, West Woodville Ward: -30
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 and 2016 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the five year age groups of West Woodville Ward in 2016 compared to the 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, 16.7% of the population was aged between 0 and 15, and 16.9% were aged 65 years and over, compared with 15.5% and 19.0% respectively for the City of Charles Sturt.

The major differences between the age structure of West Woodville Ward and the City of Charles Sturt were:

  • A larger percentage of persons aged 30 to 34 (8.1% compared to 7.0%)
  • A larger percentage of persons aged 25 to 29 (7.8% compared to 7.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 70 to 74 (3.0% compared to 4.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 65 to 69 (4.6% compared to 5.4%)

Emerging groups

From 2011 to 2016, West Woodville Ward's population increased by 791 people (5.9%). This represents an average annual population change of 1.14% 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 (+241 persons)
  • 65 to 69 (+231 persons)
  • 30 to 34 (+204 persons)
  • 60 to 64 (+137 persons)

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