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There were 1,006 people over the age of 85 living in Heide Ward in 2011, with largest age group being 45 to 49 year olds.

The Age Structure of Heide Ward provides key insights into the level of demand for age based services and facilities such as child care. It is also an indicator of Heide Ward'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 Heide Ward'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
Heide Ward - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Five year age groups (years)Number%City of Manningham %Number%City of Manningham %2006 to 2011
0 to 41,7714.84.91,9055.25.1-134
5 to 91,9735.35.51,9415.35.7+32
10 to 142,1015.66.02,1825.96.3-81
15 to 192,3296.36.62,5036.87.2-174
20 to 242,4056.56.62,3496.46.5+56
25 to 291,9455.25.31,8935.15.0+52
30 to 341,8304.95.12,1435.85.5-313
35 to 392,2035.96.02,5406.96.9-337
40 to 442,6557.17.32,6317.17.4+24
45 to 492,7537.47.52,6147.17.5+139
50 to 542,5806.97.12,5076.86.8+73
55 to 592,3516.36.42,6307.17.0-279
60 to 642,5036.76.32,5096.86.4-6
65 to 692,3226.25.72,2206.05.6+102
70 to 742,0215.45.01,6104.44.1+411
75 to 791,4163.83.71,1913.23.1+225
80 to 841,0372.82.67552.02.0+282
85 and over1,0062.72.38322.31.8+174

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, Heide Ward: 2.7% 80 to 84, Heide Ward: 2.8% 75 to 79, Heide Ward: 3.8% 70 to 74, Heide Ward: 5.4% 65 to 69, Heide Ward: 6.2% 60 to 64, Heide Ward: 6.7% 55 to 59, Heide Ward: 6.3% 50 to 54, Heide Ward: 6.9% 45 to 49, Heide Ward: 7.4% 40 to 44, Heide Ward: 7.1% 35 to 39, Heide Ward: 5.9% 30 to 34, Heide Ward: 4.9% 25 to 29, Heide Ward: 5.2% 20 to 24, Heide Ward: 6.5% 15 to 19, Heide Ward: 6.3% 10 to 14, Heide Ward: 5.6% 5 to 9, Heide Ward: 5.3% 0 to 4, Heide Ward: 4.8%
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, Heide Ward: +174 80 to 84, Heide Ward: +282 75 to 79, Heide Ward: +225 70 to 74, Heide Ward: +411 65 to 69, Heide Ward: +102 60 to 64, Heide Ward: -6 55 to 59, Heide Ward: -279 50 to 54, Heide Ward: +73 45 to 49, Heide Ward: +139 40 to 44, Heide Ward: +24 35 to 39, Heide Ward: -337 30 to 34, Heide Ward: -313 25 to 29, Heide Ward: +52 20 to 24, Heide Ward: +56 15 to 19, Heide Ward: -174 10 to 14, Heide Ward: -81 5 to 9, Heide Ward: +32 0 to 4, Heide Ward: -134
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 Heide Ward 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, 15.7% of the population was aged between 0 and 15, and 21.0% were aged 65 years and over, compared with 16.4% and 19.3% respectively for City of Manningham.

The major difference between the age structure of Heide Ward and City of Manningham is:

  • A larger percentage of persons aged 65 to 69 (6.2% compared to 5.7%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Heide Ward's population increased by 245 people (0.7%). This represents an average annual population change of 0.13% per year over the period.

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

  • 70 to 74 (+411 persons)
  • 35 to 39 (-337 persons)
  • 30 to 34 (-313 persons)
  • 80 to 84 (+282 persons)