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Eyensbury Township

Five year age groups

There were no people over the age of 85 living in Eyensbury Township in 2011, with largest age group being 30 to 34 year olds.

The Age Structure of Eyensbury Township provides key insights into the level of demand for age based services and facilities such as child care. It is also an indicator of Eyensbury Township'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 Eyensbury Township'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
Eyensbury Township - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Five year age groups (years)Number%City of Melton %Number%City of Melton %2006 to 2011
0 to 48312.59.3----8.9--
5 to 9568.58.2----8.1--
10 to 14203.17.3----7.6--
15 to 19274.16.7----7.3--
20 to 24284.36.7----6.9--
25 to 296710.27.9----8.7--
30 to 349614.59.3----9.6--
35 to 398112.39.2----8.6--
40 to 44335.07.8----7.2--
45 to 49314.86.4----6.7--
50 to 54487.25.6----6.4--
55 to 59365.45.1----5.4--
60 to 64345.24.2----3.0--
65 to 69121.92.5----1.9--
70 to 7420.41.6----1.4--
75 to 7930.51.1----1.1--
80 to 8400.00.8----0.8--
85 and over00.00.6----0.6--

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, Eyensbury Township: 0.0% 80 to 84, Eyensbury Township: 0.0% 75 to 79, Eyensbury Township: 0.5% 70 to 74, Eyensbury Township: 0.4% 65 to 69, Eyensbury Township: 1.9% 60 to 64, Eyensbury Township: 5.2% 55 to 59, Eyensbury Township: 5.4% 50 to 54, Eyensbury Township: 7.2% 45 to 49, Eyensbury Township: 4.8% 40 to 44, Eyensbury Township: 5.0% 35 to 39, Eyensbury Township: 12.3% 30 to 34, Eyensbury Township: 14.5% 25 to 29, Eyensbury Township: 10.2% 20 to 24, Eyensbury Township: 4.3% 15 to 19, Eyensbury Township: 4.1% 10 to 14, Eyensbury Township: 3.1% 5 to 9, Eyensbury Township: 8.5% 0 to 4, Eyensbury Township: 12.5%
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
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 Eyensbury Township in 2011 compared to City of Melton shows that there was a lower proportion of people in the younger age groups (under 15) as well as a lower proportion of people in the older age groups (65+).

Overall, 24.2% of the population was aged between 0 and 15, and 2.8% 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 Eyensbury Township and City of Melton were:

  • A larger percentage of persons aged 30 to 34 (14.5% compared to 9.3%)
  • A larger percentage of persons aged 0 to 4 (12.5% compared to 9.3%)
  • A larger percentage of persons aged 35 to 39 (12.3% compared to 9.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 10 to 14 (3.1% compared to 7.3%)

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