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Burnside - Burnside Heights

Five year age groups

There were 114 people over the age of 85 living in Burnside - Burnside Heights in 2011, with largest age group being 30 to 34 year olds.

The Age Structure of Burnside - Burnside Heights provides key insights into the level of demand for age based services and facilities such as child care. It is also an indicator of Burnside - Burnside Heights'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 Burnside - Burnside Heights'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
Burnside - Burnside Heights - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Five year age groups (years)Number%City of Melton %Number%City of Melton %2006 to 2011
0 to 49259.99.34469.08.9+479
5 to 97698.28.24078.28.1+363
10 to 146667.17.33186.47.6+348
15 to 195425.86.73196.47.3+224
20 to 245365.76.72805.66.9+256
25 to 298769.47.94539.18.7+423
30 to 341,04811.29.34839.79.6+565
35 to 398699.39.24188.48.6+451
40 to 446887.47.83797.67.2+310
45 to 495726.16.43066.16.7+266
50 to 545115.55.62745.56.4+237
55 to 593984.35.12004.05.4+199
60 to 642913.14.21513.03.0+140
65 to 691621.72.51142.31.9+48
70 to 741101.21.61082.21.4+1
75 to 791321.41.11372.81.1-5
80 to 841361.50.81002.00.8+35
85 and over1141.20.6831.70.6+31

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 Melton: 0.6% 80 to 84, City of Melton: 0.8% 75 to 79, City of Melton: 1.1% 70 to 74, City of Melton: 1.6% 65 to 69, City of Melton: 2.5% 60 to 64, City of Melton: 4.2% 55 to 59, City of Melton: 5.1% 50 to 54, City of Melton: 5.6% 45 to 49, City of Melton: 6.4% 40 to 44, City of Melton: 7.8% 35 to 39, City of Melton: 9.2% 30 to 34, City of Melton: 9.3% 25 to 29, City of Melton: 7.9% 20 to 24, City of Melton: 6.7% 15 to 19, City of Melton: 6.7% 10 to 14, City of Melton: 7.3% 5 to 9, City of Melton: 8.2% 0 to 4, City of Melton: 9.3% 85 and over, Burnside - Burnside Heights: 1.2% 80 to 84, Burnside - Burnside Heights: 1.5% 75 to 79, Burnside - Burnside Heights: 1.4% 70 to 74, Burnside - Burnside Heights: 1.2% 65 to 69, Burnside - Burnside Heights: 1.7% 60 to 64, Burnside - Burnside Heights: 3.1% 55 to 59, Burnside - Burnside Heights: 4.3% 50 to 54, Burnside - Burnside Heights: 5.5% 45 to 49, Burnside - Burnside Heights: 6.1% 40 to 44, Burnside - Burnside Heights: 7.4% 35 to 39, Burnside - Burnside Heights: 9.3% 30 to 34, Burnside - Burnside Heights: 11.2% 25 to 29, Burnside - Burnside Heights: 9.4% 20 to 24, Burnside - Burnside Heights: 5.7% 15 to 19, Burnside - Burnside Heights: 5.8% 10 to 14, Burnside - Burnside Heights: 7.1% 5 to 9, Burnside - Burnside Heights: 8.2% 0 to 4, Burnside - Burnside Heights: 9.9%
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, Burnside - Burnside Heights: +31 80 to 84, Burnside - Burnside Heights: +35 75 to 79, Burnside - Burnside Heights: -5 70 to 74, Burnside - Burnside Heights: +1 65 to 69, Burnside - Burnside Heights: +48 60 to 64, Burnside - Burnside Heights: +140 55 to 59, Burnside - Burnside Heights: +199 50 to 54, Burnside - Burnside Heights: +237 45 to 49, Burnside - Burnside Heights: +266 40 to 44, Burnside - Burnside Heights: +310 35 to 39, Burnside - Burnside Heights: +451 30 to 34, Burnside - Burnside Heights: +565 25 to 29, Burnside - Burnside Heights: +423 20 to 24, Burnside - Burnside Heights: +256 15 to 19, Burnside - Burnside Heights: +224 10 to 14, Burnside - Burnside Heights: +348 5 to 9, Burnside - Burnside Heights: +363 0 to 4, Burnside - Burnside Heights: +479
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 Burnside - Burnside Heights in 2011 compared to the City of Melton shows that there was a higher proportion of people in the younger age groups (under 15) and a similar proportion of people in the older age groups (65+).

Overall, 25.3% of the population was aged between 0 and 15, and 7.0% were aged 65 years and over, compared with 24.7% and 6.5% respectively for the City of Melton.

The major differences between the age structure of Burnside - Burnside Heights and the City of Melton were:

  • A larger percentage of persons aged 30 to 34 (11.2% compared to 9.3%)
  • A larger percentage of persons aged 25 to 29 (9.4% compared to 7.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 60 to 64 (3.1% compared to 4.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 20 to 24 (5.7% compared to 6.7%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Burnside - Burnside Heights's population increased by 4,369 people (87.8%). This represents an average annual population change of 13.44% 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 (+565 persons)
  • 0 to 4 (+479 persons)
  • 35 to 39 (+451 persons)
  • 25 to 29 (+423 persons)