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Blakeview

Five year age groups

This topic has been updated with 2016 Census data for all areas. What's this?

There were 31 people over the age of 85 living in Blakeview in 2016, with largest age group being 25 to 29 year olds.

The Age Structure of Blakeview provides key insights into the level of demand for age based services and facilities such as child care. It is also an indicator of Blakeview'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 Blakeview's Age Structure should be viewed in conjunction with Household Types and Dwelling Types.

Q:

Derived from the Census question:

'What is the person's date of birth or age?'

Age structure - Five year age groups
Blakeview - Total persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
Five year age groups (years)Number%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2011 to 2016
0 to 46499.28.64889.78.4+162
5 to 96559.37.93817.67.2+274
10 to 144716.76.64358.77.4+35
15 to 194806.86.73767.57.6+104
20 to 246018.57.73827.67.8+220
25 to 2973510.47.93997.97.6+336
30 to 346078.67.43807.66.3+227
35 to 394766.76.13747.46.4+102
40 to 444336.15.94088.16.8+25
45 to 494466.36.23647.27.0+82
50 to 544185.96.53166.36.3+102
55 to 593695.25.82184.35.0+151
60 to 642513.54.51683.34.3+83
65 to 691862.63.91312.63.3+55
70 to 741321.92.8861.73.0+46
75 to 79791.12.3851.72.4-6
80 to 84580.81.7230.51.8+35
85 and over310.41.5140.31.2+16
Total population7,085100.0100.05,035100.0100.0+2,049
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Please refer to specific data notes for more information

Dominant groups

Analysis of the five year age groups of Blakeview in 2016 compared to 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, 25.1% of the population was aged between 0 and 15, and 6.9% were aged 65 years and over, compared with 23.0% and 12.2% respectively for City of Playford.

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

  • A larger percentage of persons aged 25 to 29 (10.4% compared to 7.9%)
  • A larger percentage of persons aged 5 to 9 (9.3% compared to 7.9%)
  • A larger percentage of persons aged 30 to 34 (8.6% compared to 7.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 65 to 69 (2.6% compared to 3.9%)

Emerging groups

From 2011 to 2016, Blakeview's population increased by 2,050 people (40.7%). This represents an average annual population change of 7.07% per year over the period.

The largest changes in age structure in this area between 2011 and 2016 were in the age groups:

  • 25 to 29 (+336 persons)
  • 5 to 9 (+274 persons)
  • 30 to 34 (+227 persons)
  • 20 to 24 (+220 persons)