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West Woodville Ward

Five year age groups

There were 610 people over the age of 85 living in West Woodville Ward in 2011, with largest age group being 25 to 29 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 last birthday)?'

Total population

Age structure - Five year age groups
West Woodville Ward - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Five year age groups (years)Number%City of Charles Sturt %Number%City of Charles Sturt %2006 to 2011
0 to 48696.45.47425.85.1+127
5 to 97645.75.07195.65.4+45
10 to 147435.55.47726.05.7-29
15 to 197435.55.97325.75.9+11
20 to 248046.06.67635.96.3+41
25 to 291,0167.56.67595.95.8+257
30 to 349527.06.49637.56.5-11
35 to 399717.26.61,0017.87.5-30
40 to 449857.37.39757.67.3+10
45 to 499507.07.19517.47.3-1
50 to 549356.97.17245.66.6+211
55 to 596995.26.17015.56.6-2
60 to 646184.65.94683.65.1+150
65 to 694223.14.54733.74.5-51
70 to 744523.34.05063.94.1-54
75 to 794913.63.55994.74.3-108
80 to 844873.63.25914.63.5-104
85 and over6104.53.23983.12.5+212

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Age structure - five year age groups, 2011
Age structure - five year age groups, 2011 85 and over, City of Charles Sturt: 3.2% 80 to 84, City of Charles Sturt: 3.2% 75 to 79, City of Charles Sturt: 3.5% 70 to 74, City of Charles Sturt: 4.0% 65 to 69, City of Charles Sturt: 4.5% 60 to 64, City of Charles Sturt: 5.9% 55 to 59, City of Charles Sturt: 6.1% 50 to 54, City of Charles Sturt: 7.1% 45 to 49, City of Charles Sturt: 7.1% 40 to 44, City of Charles Sturt: 7.3% 35 to 39, City of Charles Sturt: 6.6% 30 to 34, City of Charles Sturt: 6.4% 25 to 29, City of Charles Sturt: 6.6% 20 to 24, City of Charles Sturt: 6.6% 15 to 19, City of Charles Sturt: 5.9% 10 to 14, City of Charles Sturt: 5.4% 5 to 9, City of Charles Sturt: 5.0% 0 to 4, City of Charles Sturt: 5.4% 85 and over, West Woodville Ward: 4.5% 80 to 84, West Woodville Ward: 3.6% 75 to 79, West Woodville Ward: 3.6% 70 to 74, West Woodville Ward: 3.3% 65 to 69, West Woodville Ward: 3.1% 60 to 64, West Woodville Ward: 4.6% 55 to 59, West Woodville Ward: 5.2% 50 to 54, West Woodville Ward: 6.9% 45 to 49, West Woodville Ward: 7.0% 40 to 44, West Woodville Ward: 7.3% 35 to 39, West Woodville Ward: 7.2% 30 to 34, West Woodville Ward: 7.0% 25 to 29, West Woodville Ward: 7.5% 20 to 24, West Woodville Ward: 6.0% 15 to 19, West Woodville Ward: 5.5% 10 to 14, West Woodville Ward: 5.5% 5 to 9, West Woodville Ward: 5.7% 0 to 4, West Woodville Ward: 6.4%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in age structure - five year age groups, 2006 to 2011
Change in age structure - five year age groups, 2006 to 2011 85 and over, West Woodville Ward: +212 80 to 84, West Woodville Ward: -104 75 to 79, West Woodville Ward: -108 70 to 74, West Woodville Ward: -54 65 to 69, West Woodville Ward: -51 60 to 64, West Woodville Ward: +150 55 to 59, West Woodville Ward: -2 50 to 54, West Woodville Ward: +211 45 to 49, West Woodville Ward: -1 40 to 44, West Woodville Ward: +10 35 to 39, West Woodville Ward: -30 30 to 34, West Woodville Ward: -11 25 to 29, West Woodville Ward: +257 20 to 24, West Woodville Ward: +41 15 to 19, West Woodville Ward: +11 10 to 14, West Woodville Ward: -29 5 to 9, West Woodville Ward: +45 0 to 4, West Woodville Ward: +127
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011 (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 2011 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 similar proportion of people in the older age groups (65+).

Overall, 17.6% of the population was aged between 0 and 15, and 18.2% were aged 65 years and over, compared with 15.8% and 18.4% 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 85 and over (4.5% compared to 3.2%)
  • A larger percentage of persons aged 0 to 4 (6.4% compared to 5.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 65 to 69 (3.1% compared to 4.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 60 to 64 (4.6% compared to 5.9%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, West Woodville Ward's population increased by 674 people (5.3%). This represents an average annual population change of 1.03% per year over the period.

The largest changes in age structure in this area between 2006 and 2011 were in the age groups:

  • 25 to 29 (+257 persons)
  • 85 and over (+212 persons)
  • 50 to 54 (+211 persons)
  • 60 to 64 (+150 persons)