Rye - Tootgarook - St Andrews Beach
Five year age groups
There were 320 people over the age of 85 living in Rye - Tootgarook - St Andrews Beach in 2016, with largest age group being 65 to 69 year olds.
The Age Structure of Rye - Tootgarook - St Andrews Beach provides key insights into the level of demand for age based services and facilities such as child care. It is also an indicator of Rye - Tootgarook - St Andrews Beach'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|
|Rye - Tootgarook - St Andrews Beach - 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||716||5.9||5.2||746||6.4||5.8||-30|
|5 to 9||795||6.5||6.2||678||5.8||6.2||+118|
|10 to 14||625||5.1||6.0||638||5.5||6.3||-13|
|15 to 19||553||4.5||5.8||574||4.9||6.3||-21|
|20 to 24||467||3.8||4.8||540||4.6||4.9||-73|
|25 to 29||515||4.2||4.2||506||4.3||4.1||+9|
|30 to 34||605||5.0||4.5||526||4.5||4.5||+79|
|35 to 39||670||5.5||5.1||762||6.5||6.2||-92|
|40 to 44||876||7.2||6.5||823||7.0||7.1||+53|
|45 to 49||820||6.7||7.0||761||6.5||6.9||+59|
|50 to 54||752||6.2||6.7||759||6.5||6.7||-6|
|55 to 59||830||6.8||6.8||737||6.3||6.4||+93|
|60 to 64||883||7.2||6.8||930||7.9||7.0||-47|
|65 to 69||989||8.1||7.3||896||7.7||6.3||+93|
|70 to 74||827||6.8||6.2||731||6.2||5.1||+96|
|75 to 79||567||4.6||4.6||543||4.6||4.0||+24|
|80 to 84||389||3.2||3.2||332||2.8||3.2||+57|
|85 and over||320||2.6||3.3||229||2.0||2.9||+91|
Please refer to specific data notes for more information
Analysis of the five year age groups of Rye - Tootgarook - St Andrews Beach 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 higher proportion of people in the older age groups (65+).
Overall, 17.5% of the population was aged between 0 and 15, and 25.3% 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 Rye - Tootgarook - St Andrews Beach and Mornington Peninsula Shire were:
- A larger percentage of persons aged 65 to 69 (8.1% compared to 7.3%)
- A smaller percentage of persons aged 15 to 19 (4.5% compared to 5.8%)
- A smaller percentage of persons aged 20 to 24 (3.8% compared to 4.8%)
- A smaller percentage of persons aged 10 to 14 (5.1% compared to 6.0%)
From 2011 to 2016, Rye - Tootgarook - St Andrews Beach's population increased by 491 people (4.2%). This represents an average annual population change of 0.82% per year over the period.
The largest changes in age structure in this area between 2011 and 2016 were in the age groups:
- 5 to 9 (+118 persons)
- 70 to 74 (+96 persons)
- 65 to 69 (+93 persons)
- 55 to 59 (+93 persons)