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Five year age groups

There were 2,280 people over the age of 85 living in the Frankston City in 2011, with largest age group being 40 to 44 year olds.

The Age Structure of the Frankston City provides key insights into the level of demand for age based services and facilities such as child care. It is also an indicator of the Frankston City'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 the Frankston City'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 City - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Five year age groups (years)Number%Greater Melbourne %Number%Greater Melbourne %2006 to 2011
0 to 48,6756.96.57,5596.46.3+1,116
5 to 97,6466.06.07,8956.76.3-249
10 to 147,9906.35.98,6277.36.4-637
15 to 198,5276.76.38,2517.06.7+276
20 to 248,4146.77.57,5226.47.4+892
25 to 298,5466.87.97,2336.17.1+1,313
30 to 348,5656.87.58,3967.17.7+169
35 to 399,2067.37.59,1007.77.9+106
40 to 449,3997.47.58,9217.67.5+478
45 to 499,1987.36.98,6017.37.2+597
50 to 548,5416.86.47,5976.46.4+944
55 to 597,5165.95.67,1596.15.9+357
60 to 646,9355.55.15,6284.84.5+1,307
65 to 695,3444.23.94,4303.83.6+914
70 to 744,0733.23.03,4873.03.0+586
75 to 793,0992.52.43,1322.72.6-33
80 to 842,5032.02.02,3032.02.0+200
85 and over2,2801.81.81,9631.71.6+317

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, Greater Melbourne: 1.8% 80 to 84, Greater Melbourne: 2.0% 75 to 79, Greater Melbourne: 2.4% 70 to 74, Greater Melbourne: 3.0% 65 to 69, Greater Melbourne: 3.9% 60 to 64, Greater Melbourne: 5.1% 55 to 59, Greater Melbourne: 5.6% 50 to 54, Greater Melbourne: 6.4% 45 to 49, Greater Melbourne: 6.9% 40 to 44, Greater Melbourne: 7.5% 35 to 39, Greater Melbourne: 7.5% 30 to 34, Greater Melbourne: 7.5% 25 to 29, Greater Melbourne: 7.9% 20 to 24, Greater Melbourne: 7.5% 15 to 19, Greater Melbourne: 6.3% 10 to 14, Greater Melbourne: 5.9% 5 to 9, Greater Melbourne: 6.0% 0 to 4, Greater Melbourne: 6.5% 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%
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 City: +317 80 to 84, Frankston City: +200 75 to 79, Frankston City: -33 70 to 74, Frankston City: +586 65 to 69, Frankston City: +914 60 to 64, Frankston City: +1,307 55 to 59, Frankston City: +357 50 to 54, Frankston City: +944 45 to 49, Frankston City: +597 40 to 44, Frankston City: +478 35 to 39, Frankston City: +106 30 to 34, Frankston City: +169 25 to 29, Frankston City: +1,313 20 to 24, Frankston City: +892 15 to 19, Frankston City: +276 10 to 14, Frankston City: -637 5 to 9, Frankston City: -249 0 to 4, Frankston City: +1,116
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 the Frankston City in 2011 compared to Greater Melbourne shows that there was a higher proportion of people in the younger age groups (under 15) as well as a higher proportion of people in the older age groups (65+).

Overall, 19.2% of the population was aged between 0 and 15, and 13.7% were aged 65 years and over, compared with 18.5% and 13.1% respectively for Greater Melbourne.

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

  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 25 to 29 (6.8% compared to 7.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 20 to 24 (6.7% compared to 7.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 30 to 34 (6.8% compared to 7.5%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Frankston City's population increased by 8,653 people (7.3%). This represents an average annual population change of 1.43% 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 (+1,313 persons)
  • 60 to 64 (+1,307 persons)
  • 0 to 4 (+1,116 persons)
  • 50 to 54 (+944 persons)