Moorooduc - Tuerong
Five year age groups
There were 21 people over the age of 85 living in Moorooduc - Tuerong in 2016, with largest age group being 55 to 59 year olds.
The Age Structure of Moorooduc - Tuerong provides key insights into the level of demand for age based services and facilities such as child care. It is also an indicator of Moorooduc - Tuerong'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|
|Moorooduc - Tuerong - Total persons (Usual residence)||2016||2011||Change|
|Five year age groups (years)||Number||%||Mornington Peninsula Shire %||Number||%||Mornington Peninsula Shire %||2011 to 2016|
|0 to 4||51||3.5||5.2||52||4.1||5.8||-2|
|5 to 9||84||5.8||6.2||79||6.2||6.2||+4|
|10 to 14||110||7.6||6.0||90||7.0||6.3||+20|
|15 to 19||92||6.3||5.8||103||8.0||6.3||-11|
|20 to 24||94||6.5||4.8||70||5.5||4.9||+23|
|25 to 29||46||3.2||4.2||36||2.8||4.1||+9|
|30 to 34||46||3.2||4.5||41||3.3||4.5||+4|
|35 to 39||57||3.9||5.1||57||4.5||6.2||-1|
|40 to 44||126||8.7||6.5||101||7.9||7.1||+25|
|45 to 49||113||7.8||7.0||104||8.2||6.9||+8|
|50 to 54||130||8.9||6.7||142||11.1||6.7||-13|
|55 to 59||132||9.1||6.8||122||9.6||6.4||+9|
|60 to 64||120||8.3||6.8||107||8.4||7.0||+12|
|65 to 69||107||7.4||7.3||59||4.6||6.3||+48|
|70 to 74||56||3.9||6.2||55||4.3||5.1||+1|
|75 to 79||38||2.6||4.6||20||1.6||4.0||+17|
|80 to 84||30||2.1||3.2||23||1.8||3.2||+7|
|85 and over||21||1.4||3.3||11||0.9||2.9||+9|
Please refer to specific data notes for more information
Analysis of the five year age groups of Moorooduc - Tuerong in 2016 compared to Mornington Peninsula Shire shows that there was a similar proportion of people in the younger age groups (under 15) and a lower proportion of people in the older age groups (65+).
Overall, 16.9% of the population was aged between 0 and 15, and 17.3% were aged 65 years and over, compared with 17.3% and 24.6% respectively for Mornington Peninsula Shire.
The major differences between the age structure of Moorooduc - Tuerong and Mornington Peninsula Shire were:
- A larger percentage of persons aged 55 to 59 (9.1% compared to 6.8%)
- A larger percentage of persons aged 50 to 54 (8.9% compared to 6.7%)
- A larger percentage of persons aged 40 to 44 (8.7% compared to 6.5%)
- A smaller percentage of persons aged 70 to 74 (3.9% compared to 6.2%)
From 2011 to 2016, Moorooduc - Tuerong's population increased by 170 people (13.3%). This represents an average annual population change of 2.52% per year over the period.
There were no major differences in Moorooduc - Tuerong between 2011 and 2016.