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Five year age groups

There were 666 people over the age of 85 living in Frankston South in 2011, with largest age group being 45 to 49 year olds.

The Age Structure of Frankston South 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 South'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 South'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 South - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Five year age groups (years)Number%Frankston City %Number%Frankston City %2006 to 2011
0 to 49485.46.98584.96.4+90
5 to 91,0435.96.01,0105.86.7+33
10 to 141,1966.86.31,2827.47.3-86
15 to 191,2357.06.71,3287.77.0-93
20 to 241,0345.96.79535.56.4+81
25 to 296693.86.86733.96.1-4
30 to 347644.36.88635.07.1-99
35 to 391,1076.37.31,1716.87.7-64
40 to 441,3217.57.41,2307.17.6+91
45 to 491,3607.77.31,3647.97.3-4
50 to 541,3307.56.81,1986.96.4+132
55 to 591,1396.55.91,1776.86.1-38
60 to 641,1546.55.51,0125.84.8+142
65 to 699355.34.27884.53.8+147
70 to 747364.23.26063.53.0+130
75 to 795293.02.55753.32.7-46
80 to 844682.72.05843.42.0-116
85 and over6663.81.86723.91.7-6

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 South: 3.8% 80 to 84, Frankston South: 2.7% 75 to 79, Frankston South: 3.0% 70 to 74, Frankston South: 4.2% 65 to 69, Frankston South: 5.3% 60 to 64, Frankston South: 6.5% 55 to 59, Frankston South: 6.5% 50 to 54, Frankston South: 7.5% 45 to 49, Frankston South: 7.7% 40 to 44, Frankston South: 7.5% 35 to 39, Frankston South: 6.3% 30 to 34, Frankston South: 4.3% 25 to 29, Frankston South: 3.8% 20 to 24, Frankston South: 5.9% 15 to 19, Frankston South: 7.0% 10 to 14, Frankston South: 6.8% 5 to 9, Frankston South: 5.9% 0 to 4, Frankston South: 5.4%
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 South: -6 80 to 84, Frankston South: -116 75 to 79, Frankston South: -46 70 to 74, Frankston South: +130 65 to 69, Frankston South: +147 60 to 64, Frankston South: +142 55 to 59, Frankston South: -38 50 to 54, Frankston South: +132 45 to 49, Frankston South: -4 40 to 44, Frankston South: +91 35 to 39, Frankston South: -64 30 to 34, Frankston South: -99 25 to 29, Frankston South: -4 20 to 24, Frankston South: +81 15 to 19, Frankston South: -93 10 to 14, Frankston South: -86 5 to 9, Frankston South: +33 0 to 4, Frankston South: +90
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 South 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, 18.1% of the population was aged between 0 and 15, and 18.9% 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 South and Frankston City were:

  • A larger percentage of persons aged 85 and over (3.8% compared to 1.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 25 to 29 (3.8% compared to 6.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 30 to 34 (4.3% compared to 6.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 0 to 4 (5.4% compared to 6.9%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Frankston South's population increased by 290 people (1.7%). This represents an average annual population change of 0.33% per year over the period.

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

  • 65 to 69 (+147 persons)
  • 60 to 64 (+142 persons)
  • 50 to 54 (+132 persons)
  • 70 to 74 (+130 persons)