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Hillside

Five year age groups

There were 30 people over the age of 85 living in Hillside in 2011, with largest age group being 35 to 39 year olds.

The Age Structure of Hillside provides key insights into the level of demand for age based services and facilities such as child care. It is also an indicator of Hillside'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 Hillside'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
Hillside - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Five year age groups (years)Number%City of Melton %Number%City of Melton %2006 to 2011
0 to 41,3508.99.31,44711.08.9-98
5 to 91,4749.78.21,35110.38.1+122
10 to 141,3558.97.31,0908.37.6+264
15 to 191,1577.66.78996.87.3+258
20 to 249356.26.77505.76.9+185
25 to 299696.47.91,0948.38.7-126
30 to 341,2098.09.31,49011.39.6-282
35 to 391,54510.29.21,41410.78.6+130
40 to 441,4529.67.81,0447.97.2+408
45 to 491,1127.36.48776.76.7+235
50 to 548445.65.66074.66.4+237
55 to 596604.45.15013.85.4+158
60 to 644933.34.22662.03.0+227
65 to 692911.92.51381.11.9+153
70 to 741501.01.6810.61.4+69
75 to 79590.41.1610.51.1-3
80 to 84570.40.8280.20.8+29
85 and over300.20.6200.20.6+9

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, Hillside: 0.2% 80 to 84, Hillside: 0.4% 75 to 79, Hillside: 0.4% 70 to 74, Hillside: 1.0% 65 to 69, Hillside: 1.9% 60 to 64, Hillside: 3.3% 55 to 59, Hillside: 4.4% 50 to 54, Hillside: 5.6% 45 to 49, Hillside: 7.3% 40 to 44, Hillside: 9.6% 35 to 39, Hillside: 10.2% 30 to 34, Hillside: 8.0% 25 to 29, Hillside: 6.4% 20 to 24, Hillside: 6.2% 15 to 19, Hillside: 7.6% 10 to 14, Hillside: 8.9% 5 to 9, Hillside: 9.7% 0 to 4, Hillside: 8.9%
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, Hillside: +9 80 to 84, Hillside: +29 75 to 79, Hillside: -3 70 to 74, Hillside: +69 65 to 69, Hillside: +153 60 to 64, Hillside: +227 55 to 59, Hillside: +158 50 to 54, Hillside: +237 45 to 49, Hillside: +235 40 to 44, Hillside: +408 35 to 39, Hillside: +130 30 to 34, Hillside: -282 25 to 29, Hillside: -126 20 to 24, Hillside: +185 15 to 19, Hillside: +258 10 to 14, Hillside: +264 5 to 9, Hillside: +122 0 to 4, Hillside: -98
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 Hillside 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 lower proportion of people in the older age groups (65+).

Overall, 27.6% of the population was aged between 0 and 15, and 3.9% 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 Hillside and City of Melton were:

  • A larger percentage of persons aged 40 to 44 (9.6% compared to 7.8%)
  • A larger percentage of persons aged 10 to 14 (8.9% compared to 7.3%)
  • A larger percentage of persons aged 5 to 9 (9.7% compared to 8.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 25 to 29 (6.4% compared to 7.9%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Hillside's population increased by 1,976 people (15.0%). This represents an average annual population change of 2.84% per year over the period.

The largest changes in age structure in this area between 2006 and 2011 were in the age groups:

  • 40 to 44 (+408 persons)
  • 30 to 34 (-282 persons)
  • 10 to 14 (+264 persons)
  • 15 to 19 (+258 persons)

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