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Mullum Mullum Ward

Five year age groups

There were 586 people over the age of 85 living in Mullum Mullum Ward in 2011, with largest age group being 50 to 54 year olds.

The Age Structure of Mullum Mullum 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 Mullum Mullum 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 Mullum Mullum 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
Mullum Mullum Ward - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Five year age groups (years)Number%City of Manningham %Number%City of Manningham %2006 to 2011
0 to 41,6994.64.91,9475.25.1-248
5 to 92,3846.45.52,5736.95.7-189
10 to 142,8697.76.03,0058.06.3-137
15 to 192,8767.76.63,3228.97.2-447
20 to 242,5626.96.62,4716.66.5+91
25 to 291,6284.45.31,5424.15.0+86
30 to 341,5414.15.11,6864.55.5-145
35 to 392,1475.86.02,6227.06.9-475
40 to 442,9217.87.33,0508.27.4-129
45 to 493,0358.17.53,3058.87.5-270
50 to 543,1318.47.12,8507.66.8+281
55 to 592,6807.26.42,6837.27.0-3
60 to 642,4526.66.32,1425.76.4+310
65 to 691,8515.05.71,4834.05.6+368
70 to 741,3753.75.01,0022.74.1+373
75 to 798882.43.77522.03.1+136
80 to 846221.72.64951.32.0+127
85 and over5861.62.34281.11.8+158

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, Mullum Mullum Ward: 1.6% 80 to 84, Mullum Mullum Ward: 1.7% 75 to 79, Mullum Mullum Ward: 2.4% 70 to 74, Mullum Mullum Ward: 3.7% 65 to 69, Mullum Mullum Ward: 5.0% 60 to 64, Mullum Mullum Ward: 6.6% 55 to 59, Mullum Mullum Ward: 7.2% 50 to 54, Mullum Mullum Ward: 8.4% 45 to 49, Mullum Mullum Ward: 8.1% 40 to 44, Mullum Mullum Ward: 7.8% 35 to 39, Mullum Mullum Ward: 5.8% 30 to 34, Mullum Mullum Ward: 4.1% 25 to 29, Mullum Mullum Ward: 4.4% 20 to 24, Mullum Mullum Ward: 6.9% 15 to 19, Mullum Mullum Ward: 7.7% 10 to 14, Mullum Mullum Ward: 7.7% 5 to 9, Mullum Mullum Ward: 6.4% 0 to 4, Mullum Mullum Ward: 4.6%
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, Mullum Mullum Ward: +158 80 to 84, Mullum Mullum Ward: +127 75 to 79, Mullum Mullum Ward: +136 70 to 74, Mullum Mullum Ward: +373 65 to 69, Mullum Mullum Ward: +368 60 to 64, Mullum Mullum Ward: +310 55 to 59, Mullum Mullum Ward: -3 50 to 54, Mullum Mullum Ward: +281 45 to 49, Mullum Mullum Ward: -270 40 to 44, Mullum Mullum Ward: -129 35 to 39, Mullum Mullum Ward: -475 30 to 34, Mullum Mullum Ward: -145 25 to 29, Mullum Mullum Ward: +86 20 to 24, Mullum Mullum Ward: +91 15 to 19, Mullum Mullum Ward: -447 10 to 14, Mullum Mullum Ward: -137 5 to 9, Mullum Mullum Ward: -189 0 to 4, Mullum Mullum Ward: -248
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 Mullum Mullum Ward in 2011 compared to City of Manningham shows that there was a higher proportion of people in the younger age groups (under 15) and a lower proportion of people in the older age groups (65+).

Overall, 18.7% of the population was aged between 0 and 15, and 14.3% 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 Mullum Mullum Ward and City of Manningham were:

  • A larger percentage of persons aged 10 to 14 (7.7% compared to 6.0%)
  • A larger percentage of persons aged 50 to 54 (8.4% compared to 7.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 75 to 79 (2.4% compared to 3.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 70 to 74 (3.7% compared to 5.0%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Mullum Mullum Ward's population decreased by 111 people (0.3%). This represents an average annual population change of -0.06% per year over the period.

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

  • 35 to 39 (-475 persons)
  • 15 to 19 (-447 persons)
  • 70 to 74 (+373 persons)
  • 65 to 69 (+368 persons)