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Templestowe Lower

Five year age groups

There were 420 people over the age of 85 living in Templestowe Lower in 2011, with largest age group being 40 to 44 year olds.

The Age Structure of Templestowe Lower provides key insights into the level of demand for age based services and facilities such as child care. It is also an indicator of Templestowe Lower'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 Templestowe Lower'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
Templestowe Lower - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Five year age groups (years)Number%City of Manningham %Number%City of Manningham %2006 to 2011
0 to 46865.24.97025.45.1-16
5 to 97455.75.56525.05.7+93
10 to 146625.06.06434.96.3+19
15 to 197235.56.66695.17.2+54
20 to 247155.46.67445.76.5-29
25 to 296745.15.36765.25.0-2
30 to 346755.15.18676.75.5-192
35 to 399227.06.09107.06.9+12
40 to 449867.57.38896.87.4+97
45 to 499066.97.58056.27.5+102
50 to 547625.87.17645.96.8-2
55 to 597395.66.48946.97.0-154
60 to 648386.46.39707.56.4-132
65 to 699026.95.79517.35.6-49
70 to 748316.35.06715.24.1+160
75 to 795614.33.74673.63.1+94
80 to 844123.12.63172.42.0+95
85 and over4203.22.34043.11.8+16

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 Manningham: 2.3% 80 to 84, City of Manningham: 2.6% 75 to 79, City of Manningham: 3.7% 70 to 74, City of Manningham: 5.0% 65 to 69, City of Manningham: 5.7% 60 to 64, City of Manningham: 6.3% 55 to 59, City of Manningham: 6.4% 50 to 54, City of Manningham: 7.1% 45 to 49, City of Manningham: 7.5% 40 to 44, City of Manningham: 7.3% 35 to 39, City of Manningham: 6.0% 30 to 34, City of Manningham: 5.1% 25 to 29, City of Manningham: 5.3% 20 to 24, City of Manningham: 6.6% 15 to 19, City of Manningham: 6.6% 10 to 14, City of Manningham: 6.0% 5 to 9, City of Manningham: 5.5% 0 to 4, City of Manningham: 4.9% 85 and over, Templestowe Lower: 3.2% 80 to 84, Templestowe Lower: 3.1% 75 to 79, Templestowe Lower: 4.3% 70 to 74, Templestowe Lower: 6.3% 65 to 69, Templestowe Lower: 6.9% 60 to 64, Templestowe Lower: 6.4% 55 to 59, Templestowe Lower: 5.6% 50 to 54, Templestowe Lower: 5.8% 45 to 49, Templestowe Lower: 6.9% 40 to 44, Templestowe Lower: 7.5% 35 to 39, Templestowe Lower: 7.0% 30 to 34, Templestowe Lower: 5.1% 25 to 29, Templestowe Lower: 5.1% 20 to 24, Templestowe Lower: 5.4% 15 to 19, Templestowe Lower: 5.5% 10 to 14, Templestowe Lower: 5.0% 5 to 9, Templestowe Lower: 5.7% 0 to 4, Templestowe Lower: 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, Templestowe Lower: +16 80 to 84, Templestowe Lower: +95 75 to 79, Templestowe Lower: +94 70 to 74, Templestowe Lower: +160 65 to 69, Templestowe Lower: -49 60 to 64, Templestowe Lower: -132 55 to 59, Templestowe Lower: -154 50 to 54, Templestowe Lower: -2 45 to 49, Templestowe Lower: +102 40 to 44, Templestowe Lower: +97 35 to 39, Templestowe Lower: +12 30 to 34, Templestowe Lower: -192 25 to 29, Templestowe Lower: -2 20 to 24, Templestowe Lower: -29 15 to 19, Templestowe Lower: +54 10 to 14, Templestowe Lower: +19 5 to 9, Templestowe Lower: +93 0 to 4, Templestowe Lower: -16
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 Templestowe Lower in 2011 compared to City of Manningham 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, 15.9% of the population was aged between 0 and 15, and 23.8% were aged 65 years and over, compared with 16.4% and 19.3% respectively for City of Manningham.

The major differences between the age structure of Templestowe Lower and City of Manningham were:

  • A larger percentage of persons aged 70 to 74 (6.3% compared to 5.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 50 to 54 (5.8% compared to 7.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 15 to 19 (5.5% compared to 6.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 20 to 24 (5.4% compared to 6.6%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Templestowe Lower's population increased by 166 people (1.3%). This represents an average annual population change of 0.25% per year over the period.

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

  • 30 to 34 (-192 persons)
  • 70 to 74 (+160 persons)
  • 55 to 59 (-154 persons)
  • 60 to 64 (-132 persons)