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Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre

Five year age groups

There were 110 people over the age of 85 living in Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre in 2011, with largest age group being 25 to 29 year olds.

The Age Structure of Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre 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 Metropolitan Activity Centre'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 Metropolitan Activity Centre'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 Metropolitan Activity Centre - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Five year age groups (years)Number%Frankston City %Number%Frankston City %2006 to 2011
0 to 41625.26.91534.96.4+9
5 to 91254.06.01284.26.7-3
10 to 14842.76.3973.17.3-12
15 to 191163.86.71244.07.0-8
20 to 242688.76.72869.36.4-18
25 to 2930810.06.82167.06.1+93
30 to 342347.66.82317.57.1+3
35 to 392468.07.32247.37.7+23
40 to 442207.17.41825.97.6+38
45 to 492066.77.32086.77.3-2
50 to 541775.76.81655.36.4+12
55 to 591876.05.91675.46.1+19
60 to 641825.95.52006.54.8-18
65 to 691524.94.21244.03.8+28
70 to 741083.53.21504.93.0-42
75 to 791073.42.51494.82.7-42
80 to 841033.32.01314.32.0-28
85 and over1103.51.81494.81.7-39

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 Metropolitan Activity Centre: 3.5% 80 to 84, Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre: 3.3% 75 to 79, Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre: 3.4% 70 to 74, Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre: 3.5% 65 to 69, Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre: 4.9% 60 to 64, Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre: 5.9% 55 to 59, Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre: 6.0% 50 to 54, Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre: 5.7% 45 to 49, Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre: 6.7% 40 to 44, Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre: 7.1% 35 to 39, Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre: 8.0% 30 to 34, Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre: 7.6% 25 to 29, Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre: 10.0% 20 to 24, Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre: 8.7% 15 to 19, Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre: 3.8% 10 to 14, Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre: 2.7% 5 to 9, Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre: 4.0% 0 to 4, Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre: 5.2%
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 Metropolitan Activity Centre: -39 80 to 84, Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre: -28 75 to 79, Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre: -42 70 to 74, Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre: -42 65 to 69, Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre: +28 60 to 64, Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre: -18 55 to 59, Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre: +19 50 to 54, Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre: +12 45 to 49, Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre: -2 40 to 44, Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre: +38 35 to 39, Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre: +23 30 to 34, Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre: +3 25 to 29, Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre: +93 20 to 24, Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre: -18 15 to 19, Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre: -8 10 to 14, Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre: -12 5 to 9, Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre: -3 0 to 4, Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre: +9
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 Metropolitan Activity Centre 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, 12.0% of the population was aged between 0 and 15, and 18.7% 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 Metropolitan Activity Centre and Frankston City were:

  • A larger percentage of persons aged 25 to 29 (10.0% compared to 6.8%)
  • A larger percentage of persons aged 20 to 24 (8.7% compared to 6.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 10 to 14 (2.7% compared to 6.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 15 to 19 (3.8% compared to 6.7%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Frankston Metropolitan Activity Centre's population increased by 11 people (0.4%). This represents an average annual population change of 0.07% per year over the period.

The largest change in age structure in this area between 2006 and 2011 was in the age group:

  • 25 to 29 (+93 persons)