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Cobblebank - Strathtulloh

Five year age groups

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There were 1 people over the age of 85 living in Cobblebank - Strathtulloh in 2016, with largest age group being 30 to 34 year olds.

The Age Structure of Cobblebank - Strathtulloh provides key insights into the level of demand for age based services and facilities such as child care. It is also an indicator of Cobblebank - Strathtulloh'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 Cobblebank - Strathtulloh's Age Structure should be viewed in conjunction with Household Types and Dwelling Types.

Q:

Derived from the Census question:

'What is the person's date of birth or age?'

Age structure - Five year age groups
Cobblebank - Strathtulloh - Total persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
Five year age groups (years)Number%City of Melton %Number%City of Melton %2011 to 2016
0 to 49410.98.5338.99.3+61
5 to 9718.28.7297.98.2+42
10 to 14536.17.4205.37.3+33
15 to 19424.96.6359.46.7+7
20 to 24617.06.4236.16.7+38
25 to 2910111.77.1143.87.9+88
30 to 3410311.98.3102.89.3+93
35 to 39829.48.6379.99.2+45
40 to 44515.98.25414.57.8-3
45 to 49566.56.94211.26.4+15
50 to 54445.15.6184.85.6+26
55 to 59323.74.8369.65.1-4
60 to 64313.64.4123.34.2+19
65 to 69222.63.592.52.5+13
70 to 74121.42.20--1.6+12
75 to 7940.51.30--1.1+4
80 to 8420.30.80--0.8+3
85 and over10.20.70--0.6+1
Total population871100.0100.0378100.0100.0+494
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

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Dominant groups

Analysis of the five year age groups of Cobblebank - Strathtulloh in 2016 compared to City of Melton 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, 25.3% of the population was aged between 0 and 15, and 5.0% were aged 65 years and over, compared with 24.6% and 8.4% respectively for City of Melton.

The major differences between the age structure of Cobblebank - Strathtulloh and City of Melton were:

  • A larger percentage of persons aged 25 to 29 (11.7% compared to 7.1%)
  • A larger percentage of persons aged 30 to 34 (11.9% compared to 8.3%)
  • A larger percentage of persons aged 0 to 4 (10.9% compared to 8.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 40 to 44 (5.9% compared to 8.2%)

Emerging groups

From 2011 to 2016, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh's population increased by 493 people (130.4%). This represents an average annual population change of 18.17% per year over the period.

The largest changes in age structure in this area between 2011 and 2016 were in the age groups:

  • 30 to 34 (+93 persons)
  • 25 to 29 (+88 persons)
  • 0 to 4 (+61 persons)