Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck
Five year age groups
There were 1,347 people over the age of 85 living in Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck in 2016, with largest age group being 65 to 69 year olds.
The Age Structure of Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck provides key insights into the level of demand for age based services and facilities such as child care. It is also an indicator of Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck'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|
|Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck - 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||1,073||4.8||5.2||1,010||4.9||5.8||+63|
|5 to 9||1,068||4.8||6.2||1,029||5.0||6.2||+39|
|10 to 14||1,102||4.9||6.0||1,003||4.8||6.3||+99|
|15 to 19||989||4.4||5.8||1,003||4.8||6.3||-14|
|20 to 24||918||4.1||4.8||897||4.3||4.9||+21|
|25 to 29||953||4.3||4.2||879||4.2||4.1||+75|
|30 to 34||1,015||4.5||4.5||856||4.1||4.5||+159|
|35 to 39||927||4.2||5.1||1,075||5.2||6.2||-148|
|40 to 44||1,207||5.4||6.5||1,199||5.8||7.1||+8|
|45 to 49||1,315||5.9||7.0||1,142||5.5||6.9||+173|
|50 to 54||1,312||5.9||6.7||1,292||6.2||6.7||+20|
|55 to 59||1,495||6.7||6.8||1,304||6.3||6.4||+191|
|60 to 64||1,594||7.1||6.8||1,432||6.9||7.0||+163|
|65 to 69||1,788||8.0||7.3||1,433||6.9||6.3||+355|
|70 to 74||1,631||7.3||6.2||1,423||6.9||5.1||+208|
|75 to 79||1,404||6.3||4.6||1,262||6.1||4.0||+142|
|80 to 84||1,169||5.2||3.2||1,261||6.1||3.2||-92|
|85 and over||1,347||6.0||3.3||1,231||5.9||2.9||+115|
Please refer to specific data notes for more information
Analysis of the five year age groups of Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck in 2016 compared to Mornington Peninsula Shire 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, 14.5% of the population was aged between 0 and 15, and 32.9% 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 Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck and Mornington Peninsula Shire were:
- A larger percentage of persons aged 85 and over (6.0% compared to 3.3%)
- A larger percentage of persons aged 80 to 84 (5.2% compared to 3.2%)
- A larger percentage of persons aged 75 to 79 (6.3% compared to 4.6%)
- A smaller percentage of persons aged 5 to 9 (4.8% compared to 6.2%)
From 2011 to 2016, Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck's population increased by 1,576 people (7.6%). This represents an average annual population change of 1.48% per year over the period.
The largest changes in age structure in this area between 2011 and 2016 were in the age groups:
- 65 to 69 (+355 persons)
- 70 to 74 (+208 persons)
- 55 to 59 (+191 persons)
- 45 to 49 (+173 persons)