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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 49239.99.34649.08.9+459
5 to 97678.28.24258.38.1+343
10 to 146647.17.33286.47.6+337
15 to 195415.86.73296.47.3+213
20 to 245355.76.72885.66.9+247
25 to 298749.47.94769.38.7+398
30 to 341,04711.29.35069.89.6+541
35 to 398679.39.24348.48.6+433
40 to 446877.47.83907.67.2+297
45 to 495706.16.43136.16.7+257
50 to 545095.55.62795.46.4+231
55 to 593974.35.12054.05.4+192
60 to 642903.14.21573.13.0+133
65 to 691611.72.51162.31.9+45
70 to 741091.21.61082.11.40
75 to 791311.41.11382.71.1-7
80 to 841351.50.81002.00.8+35
85 and over1141.20.6831.60.6+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: -7 70 to 74, Burnside - Burnside Heights: 0 65 to 69, Burnside - Burnside Heights: +45 60 to 64, Burnside - Burnside Heights: +133 55 to 59, Burnside - Burnside Heights: +192 50 to 54, Burnside - Burnside Heights: +231 45 to 49, Burnside - Burnside Heights: +257 40 to 44, Burnside - Burnside Heights: +297 35 to 39, Burnside - Burnside Heights: +433 30 to 34, Burnside - Burnside Heights: +541 25 to 29, Burnside - Burnside Heights: +398 20 to 24, Burnside - Burnside Heights: +247 15 to 19, Burnside - Burnside Heights: +213 10 to 14, Burnside - Burnside Heights: +337 5 to 9, Burnside - Burnside Heights: +343 0 to 4, Burnside - Burnside Heights: +459
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 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 City of Melton.

The major differences between the age structure of Burnside - Burnside Heights and 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 4,184 people (81.3%). This represents an average annual population change of 12.64% 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 (+541 persons)
  • 0 to 4 (+459 persons)
  • 35 to 39 (+433 persons)
  • 25 to 29 (+398 persons)

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