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Five year age groups

There were 2,550 people over the age of 85 living in the City of Manningham in 2011, with largest age group being 45 to 49 year olds.

The Age Structure of the City of Manningham 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 City of Manningham'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 City of Manningham'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
City of Manningham - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Five year age groups (years)Number%Greater Melbourne %Number%Greater Melbourne %2006 to 2011
0 to 45,3994.96.55,5815.16.3-182
5 to 96,1525.56.06,2515.76.3-99
10 to 146,7246.05.96,9536.36.4-229
15 to 197,3796.66.37,8927.26.7-513
20 to 247,2936.67.57,1546.57.4+139
25 to 295,9055.37.95,5215.07.1+384
30 to 345,6265.17.56,0725.57.7-446
35 to 396,7236.07.57,6216.97.9-898
40 to 448,1507.37.58,1407.47.5+10
45 to 498,3957.56.98,2197.57.2+176
50 to 547,9487.16.47,4906.86.4+458
55 to 597,0746.45.67,7027.05.9-628
60 to 647,0596.35.17,0716.44.5-12
65 to 696,3815.73.96,1205.63.6+261
70 to 745,5135.03.04,5094.13.0+1,004
75 to 794,0893.72.43,4083.12.6+681
80 to 842,9362.62.02,2522.02.0+684
85 and over2,5502.31.81,9601.81.6+590

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, 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%
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, City of Manningham: +590 80 to 84, City of Manningham: +684 75 to 79, City of Manningham: +681 70 to 74, City of Manningham: +1,004 65 to 69, City of Manningham: +261 60 to 64, City of Manningham: -12 55 to 59, City of Manningham: -628 50 to 54, City of Manningham: +458 45 to 49, City of Manningham: +176 40 to 44, City of Manningham: +10 35 to 39, City of Manningham: -898 30 to 34, City of Manningham: -446 25 to 29, City of Manningham: +384 20 to 24, City of Manningham: +139 15 to 19, City of Manningham: -513 10 to 14, City of Manningham: -229 5 to 9, City of Manningham: -99 0 to 4, City of Manningham: -182
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 City of Manningham in 2011 compared to Greater Melbourne 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, 16.4% of the population was aged between 0 and 15, and 19.3% 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 City of Manningham and Greater Melbourne were:

  • A larger percentage of persons aged 70 to 74 (5.0% compared to 3.0%)
  • A larger percentage of persons aged 65 to 69 (5.7% compared to 3.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 25 to 29 (5.3% compared to 7.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 30 to 34 (5.1% compared to 7.5%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, City of Manningham's population increased by 1,380 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:

  • 70 to 74 (+1,004 persons)
  • 35 to 39 (-898 persons)
  • 80 to 84 (+684 persons)
  • 75 to 79 (+681 persons)