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Five year age groups

There were 226 people over the age of 85 living in Frankston Heights in 2011, with largest age group being 25 to 29 year olds.

The Age Structure of Frankston Heights provides key insights into the level of demand for age based services and facilities such as child care. It is also an indicator of Frankston Heights'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 Frankston Heights'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
Frankston Heights - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Five year age groups (years)Number%Frankston City %Number%Frankston City %2006 to 2011
0 to 47856.46.96305.26.4+155
5 to 96475.36.07436.26.7-96
10 to 147145.96.38487.07.3-134
15 to 198166.76.79227.77.0-106
20 to 248747.26.78667.26.4+8
25 to 299067.46.87506.26.1+156
30 to 348236.86.87876.57.1+36
35 to 397976.57.37396.17.7+58
40 to 446775.67.48487.07.6-171
45 to 498426.97.39547.97.3-112
50 to 548667.16.89017.56.4-35
55 to 598547.05.98306.96.1+24
60 to 647346.05.55704.74.8+164
65 to 695504.54.25294.43.8+21
70 to 744874.03.23522.93.0+135
75 to 793603.02.53392.82.7+21
80 to 842311.92.02542.12.0-23
85 and over2261.91.81871.61.7+39

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, Frankston City: 1.8% 80 to 84, Frankston City: 2.0% 75 to 79, Frankston City: 2.5% 70 to 74, Frankston City: 3.2% 65 to 69, Frankston City: 4.2% 60 to 64, Frankston City: 5.5% 55 to 59, Frankston City: 5.9% 50 to 54, Frankston City: 6.8% 45 to 49, Frankston City: 7.3% 40 to 44, Frankston City: 7.4% 35 to 39, Frankston City: 7.3% 30 to 34, Frankston City: 6.8% 25 to 29, Frankston City: 6.8% 20 to 24, Frankston City: 6.7% 15 to 19, Frankston City: 6.7% 10 to 14, Frankston City: 6.3% 5 to 9, Frankston City: 6.0% 0 to 4, Frankston City: 6.9% 85 and over, Frankston Heights: 1.9% 80 to 84, Frankston Heights: 1.9% 75 to 79, Frankston Heights: 3.0% 70 to 74, Frankston Heights: 4.0% 65 to 69, Frankston Heights: 4.5% 60 to 64, Frankston Heights: 6.0% 55 to 59, Frankston Heights: 7.0% 50 to 54, Frankston Heights: 7.1% 45 to 49, Frankston Heights: 6.9% 40 to 44, Frankston Heights: 5.6% 35 to 39, Frankston Heights: 6.5% 30 to 34, Frankston Heights: 6.8% 25 to 29, Frankston Heights: 7.4% 20 to 24, Frankston Heights: 7.2% 15 to 19, Frankston Heights: 6.7% 10 to 14, Frankston Heights: 5.9% 5 to 9, Frankston Heights: 5.3% 0 to 4, Frankston Heights: 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, Frankston Heights: +39 80 to 84, Frankston Heights: -23 75 to 79, Frankston Heights: +21 70 to 74, Frankston Heights: +135 65 to 69, Frankston Heights: +21 60 to 64, Frankston Heights: +164 55 to 59, Frankston Heights: +24 50 to 54, Frankston Heights: -35 45 to 49, Frankston Heights: -112 40 to 44, Frankston Heights: -171 35 to 39, Frankston Heights: +58 30 to 34, Frankston Heights: +36 25 to 29, Frankston Heights: +156 20 to 24, Frankston Heights: +8 15 to 19, Frankston Heights: -106 10 to 14, Frankston Heights: -134 5 to 9, Frankston Heights: -96 0 to 4, Frankston Heights: +155
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 Frankston Heights in 2011 compared to Frankston City shows that there was a lower proportion of people in the younger age groups (under 15) and a higher proportion of people in the older age groups (65+).

Overall, 17.6% of the population was aged between 0 and 15, and 15.2% were aged 65 years and over, compared with 19.2% and 13.7% respectively for Frankston City.

The major differences between the age structure of Frankston Heights and Frankston City were:

  • A larger percentage of persons aged 55 to 59 (7.0% compared to 5.9%)
  • A larger percentage of persons aged 70 to 74 (4.0% compared to 3.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 40 to 44 (5.6% compared to 7.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 35 to 39 (6.5% compared to 7.3%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Frankston Heights's population increased by 139 people (1.2%). This represents an average annual population change of 0.23% per year over the period.

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

  • 40 to 44 (-171 persons)
  • 60 to 64 (+164 persons)
  • 25 to 29 (+156 persons)
  • 0 to 4 (+155 persons)