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Five year age groups

There were 6 people over the age of 85 living in Andrews Farm in 2011, with largest age group being 0 to 4 year olds.

The Age Structure of Andrews Farm provides key insights into the level of demand for age based services and facilities such as child care. It is also an indicator of Andrews Farm'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 Andrews Farm'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
Andrews Farm - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Five year age groups (years)Number%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2006 to 2011
0 to 480312.98.43249.77.4+479
5 to 95508.87.233610.17.9+214
10 to 145258.47.435210.68.2+173
15 to 195048.17.62788.37.5+226
20 to 2464710.47.82587.77.2+389
25 to 2969211.17.62788.36.2+414
30 to 345118.26.32507.56.5+261
35 to 394587.36.435010.57.3+108
40 to 444347.06.82557.77.6+179
45 to 493605.87.02347.07.1+126
50 to 542744.46.31293.95.8+145
55 to 591762.85.0832.55.1+93
60 to 641121.84.3601.84.0+52
65 to 69931.53.3591.83.6+34
70 to 74510.83.0321.03.3+19
75 to 79350.62.4240.72.7+11
80 to 84130.21.8220.71.6-9
85 and over60.11.290.31.1-3

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 Playford: 1.2% 80 to 84, City of Playford: 1.8% 75 to 79, City of Playford: 2.4% 70 to 74, City of Playford: 3.0% 65 to 69, City of Playford: 3.3% 60 to 64, City of Playford: 4.3% 55 to 59, City of Playford: 5.0% 50 to 54, City of Playford: 6.3% 45 to 49, City of Playford: 7.0% 40 to 44, City of Playford: 6.8% 35 to 39, City of Playford: 6.4% 30 to 34, City of Playford: 6.3% 25 to 29, City of Playford: 7.6% 20 to 24, City of Playford: 7.8% 15 to 19, City of Playford: 7.6% 10 to 14, City of Playford: 7.4% 5 to 9, City of Playford: 7.2% 0 to 4, City of Playford: 8.4% 85 and over, Andrews Farm: 0.1% 80 to 84, Andrews Farm: 0.2% 75 to 79, Andrews Farm: 0.6% 70 to 74, Andrews Farm: 0.8% 65 to 69, Andrews Farm: 1.5% 60 to 64, Andrews Farm: 1.8% 55 to 59, Andrews Farm: 2.8% 50 to 54, Andrews Farm: 4.4% 45 to 49, Andrews Farm: 5.8% 40 to 44, Andrews Farm: 7.0% 35 to 39, Andrews Farm: 7.3% 30 to 34, Andrews Farm: 8.2% 25 to 29, Andrews Farm: 11.1% 20 to 24, Andrews Farm: 10.4% 15 to 19, Andrews Farm: 8.1% 10 to 14, Andrews Farm: 8.4% 5 to 9, Andrews Farm: 8.8% 0 to 4, Andrews Farm: 12.9%
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, Andrews Farm: -3 80 to 84, Andrews Farm: -9 75 to 79, Andrews Farm: +11 70 to 74, Andrews Farm: +19 65 to 69, Andrews Farm: +34 60 to 64, Andrews Farm: +52 55 to 59, Andrews Farm: +93 50 to 54, Andrews Farm: +145 45 to 49, Andrews Farm: +126 40 to 44, Andrews Farm: +179 35 to 39, Andrews Farm: +108 30 to 34, Andrews Farm: +261 25 to 29, Andrews Farm: +414 20 to 24, Andrews Farm: +389 15 to 19, Andrews Farm: +226 10 to 14, Andrews Farm: +173 5 to 9, Andrews Farm: +214 0 to 4, Andrews Farm: +479
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 Andrews Farm in 2011 compared to the City of Playford 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, 30.1% of the population was aged between 0 and 15, and 3.2% were aged 65 years and over, compared with 23.0% and 11.8% respectively for the City of Playford.

The major differences between the age structure of Andrews Farm and the City of Playford were:

  • A larger percentage of persons aged 0 to 4 (12.9% compared to 8.4%)
  • A larger percentage of persons aged 25 to 29 (11.1% compared to 7.6%)
  • A larger percentage of persons aged 20 to 24 (10.4% compared to 7.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 60 to 64 (1.8% compared to 4.3%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Andrews Farm's population increased by 2,911 people (87.3%). This represents an average annual population change of 13.38% per year over the period.

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

  • 0 to 4 (+479 persons)
  • 25 to 29 (+414 persons)
  • 20 to 24 (+389 persons)
  • 30 to 34 (+261 persons)