Urrbrae - Springfield and District
Five year age groups
There were 37 people over the age of 85 living in Urrbrae - Springfield and District in 2016, with largest age group being 50 to 54 year olds.
The Age Structure of Urrbrae - Springfield and District provides key insights into the level of demand for age based services and facilities such as child care. It is also an indicator of Urrbrae - Springfield and District'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.
Derived from the Census question:
'What is the person's date of birth or age?'
|Age structure - Five year age groups|
|Urrbrae - Springfield and District - Total persons (Usual residence)||2016||2011||Change|
|Five year age groups (years)||Number||%||City of Mitcham %||Number||%||City of Mitcham %||2011 to 2016|
|0 to 4||59||3.6||5.3||42||2.5||5.7||+18|
|5 to 9||75||4.6||6.2||89||5.4||5.8||-13|
|10 to 14||107||6.5||6.1||104||6.3||6.0||+4|
|15 to 19||144||8.7||6.6||129||7.8||6.8||+16|
|20 to 24||95||5.8||6.4||113||6.8||6.8||-17|
|25 to 29||74||4.5||5.1||52||3.1||5.5||+23|
|30 to 34||47||2.9||5.6||51||3.1||5.4||-3|
|35 to 39||74||4.5||6.0||74||4.5||6.5||+1|
|40 to 44||79||4.8||6.9||97||5.9||7.1||-17|
|45 to 49||113||6.9||7.1||135||8.2||7.0||-21|
|50 to 54||146||8.8||6.7||134||8.1||7.2||+13|
|55 to 59||135||8.2||6.6||134||8.1||6.4||+2|
|60 to 64||140||8.5||5.8||128||7.7||6.4||+13|
|65 to 69||100||6.1||5.7||118||7.1||4.9||-17|
|70 to 74||115||7.0||4.6||88||5.3||3.7||+28|
|75 to 79||63||3.8||3.4||67||4.1||3.0||-3|
|80 to 84||44||2.7||2.5||51||3.1||2.8||-6|
|85 and over||37||2.3||3.4||48||2.9||3.1||-10|
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Analysis of the five year age groups of Urrbrae - Springfield and District in 2016 compared to City of Mitcham shows that there was a lower proportion of people in the younger age groups (under 15) and a higher proportion of people in the older age groups (65+).
Overall, 14.7% of the population was aged between 0 and 15, and 21.8% were aged 65 years and over, compared with 17.6% and 19.5% respectively for City of Mitcham.
The major differences between the age structure of Urrbrae - Springfield and District and City of Mitcham were:
- A larger percentage of persons aged 60 to 64 (8.5% compared to 5.8%)
- A larger percentage of persons aged 70 to 74 (7.0% compared to 4.6%)
- A smaller percentage of persons aged 30 to 34 (2.9% compared to 5.6%)
- A smaller percentage of persons aged 40 to 44 (4.8% compared to 6.9%)
From 2011 to 2016, Urrbrae - Springfield and District's population increased by 5 people (0.3%). This represents an average annual population change of 0.06% per year over the period.
There were no major differences in Urrbrae - Springfield and District between 2011 and 2016.