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There were 205 people over the age of 85 living in Strathmore in 2011, with largest age group being 15 to 19 year olds.

The Age Structure of Strathmore provides key insights into the level of demand for age based services and facilities such as child care. It is also an indicator of Strathmore'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 Strathmore'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
Strathmore - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Five year age groups (years)Number%City of Moonee Valley %Number%City of Moonee Valley %2006 to 2011
0 to 44495.56.04365.65.8+13
5 to 95907.35.75106.65.6+80
10 to 145877.25.46948.95.8-107
15 to 197238.95.66438.35.9+80
20 to 245797.17.14706.17.1+109
25 to 293274.07.72993.97.0+28
30 to 343304.17.33624.77.5-32
35 to 395036.27.55176.78.0-14
40 to 445817.27.76468.37.3-65
45 to 496908.57.06608.57.2+30
50 to 546347.86.56007.76.5+34
55 to 595937.35.74215.45.8+172
60 to 643854.75.22733.54.6+112
65 to 692493.14.02853.74.2-36
70 to 742533.13.62673.43.8-14
75 to 792062.53.02833.63.4-77
80 to 842262.82.62242.92.6+2
85 and over2052.52.31712.21.8+34

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 Moonee Valley: 2.3% 80 to 84, City of Moonee Valley: 2.6% 75 to 79, City of Moonee Valley: 3.0% 70 to 74, City of Moonee Valley: 3.6% 65 to 69, City of Moonee Valley: 4.0% 60 to 64, City of Moonee Valley: 5.2% 55 to 59, City of Moonee Valley: 5.7% 50 to 54, City of Moonee Valley: 6.5% 45 to 49, City of Moonee Valley: 7.0% 40 to 44, City of Moonee Valley: 7.7% 35 to 39, City of Moonee Valley: 7.5% 30 to 34, City of Moonee Valley: 7.3% 25 to 29, City of Moonee Valley: 7.7% 20 to 24, City of Moonee Valley: 7.1% 15 to 19, City of Moonee Valley: 5.6% 10 to 14, City of Moonee Valley: 5.4% 5 to 9, City of Moonee Valley: 5.7% 0 to 4, City of Moonee Valley: 6.0% 85 and over, Strathmore: 2.5% 80 to 84, Strathmore: 2.8% 75 to 79, Strathmore: 2.5% 70 to 74, Strathmore: 3.1% 65 to 69, Strathmore: 3.1% 60 to 64, Strathmore: 4.7% 55 to 59, Strathmore: 7.3% 50 to 54, Strathmore: 7.8% 45 to 49, Strathmore: 8.5% 40 to 44, Strathmore: 7.2% 35 to 39, Strathmore: 6.2% 30 to 34, Strathmore: 4.1% 25 to 29, Strathmore: 4.0% 20 to 24, Strathmore: 7.1% 15 to 19, Strathmore: 8.9% 10 to 14, Strathmore: 7.2% 5 to 9, Strathmore: 7.3% 0 to 4, Strathmore: 5.5%
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 85 and over, Strathmore: +34 80 to 84, Strathmore: +2 75 to 79, Strathmore: -77 70 to 74, Strathmore: -14 65 to 69, Strathmore: -36 60 to 64, Strathmore: +112 55 to 59, Strathmore: +172 50 to 54, Strathmore: +34 45 to 49, Strathmore: +30 40 to 44, Strathmore: -65 35 to 39, Strathmore: -14 30 to 34, Strathmore: -32 25 to 29, Strathmore: +28 20 to 24, Strathmore: +109 15 to 19, Strathmore: +80 10 to 14, Strathmore: -107 5 to 9, Strathmore: +80 0 to 4, Strathmore: +13
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 Strathmore in 2011 compared to the City of Moonee Valley 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, 20.0% of the population was aged between 0 and 15, and 14.0% were aged 65 years and over, compared with 17.0% and 15.6% respectively for the City of Moonee Valley.

The major differences between the age structure of Strathmore and the City of Moonee Valley were:

  • A larger percentage of persons aged 15 to 19 (8.9% compared to 5.6%)
  • A larger percentage of persons aged 10 to 14 (7.2% compared to 5.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 25 to 29 (4.0% compared to 7.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 30 to 34 (4.1% compared to 7.3%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Strathmore's population increased by 349 people (4.5%). This represents an average annual population change of 0.88% per year over the period.

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

  • 55 to 59 (+172 persons)
  • 60 to 64 (+112 persons)
  • 20 to 24 (+109 persons)
  • 10 to 14 (-107 persons)