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Davoren Park - Elizabeth West

Five year age groups

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There were 99 people over the age of 85 living in Davoren Park - Elizabeth West in 2016, with largest age group being 0 to 4 year olds.

The Age Structure of Davoren Park - Elizabeth West provides key insights into the level of demand for age based services and facilities such as child care. It is also an indicator of Davoren Park - Elizabeth West'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 Davoren Park - Elizabeth West'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
Davoren Park - Elizabeth West - Total persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
Five year age groups (years)Number%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2011 to 2016
0 to 46329.58.66319.38.4+1
5 to 95718.67.95047.47.2+67
10 to 144046.16.65017.37.4-97
15 to 194316.56.75407.97.6-109
20 to 244957.47.76008.87.8-105
25 to 295318.07.95317.87.6-1
30 to 344907.47.44216.26.3+69
35 to 393745.66.14015.96.4-27
40 to 443595.45.93845.66.8-26
45 to 493685.56.24746.97.0-105
50 to 544296.46.53725.56.3+57
55 to 594006.05.83324.95.0+68
60 to 643064.64.52854.24.3+21
65 to 692513.83.92433.63.3+8
70 to 742203.32.82023.03.0+17
75 to 791832.82.31532.32.4+30
80 to 841171.81.71121.61.8+5
85 and over991.51.51261.81.2-27
Total population6,666100.0100.06,821100.0100.0-154
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

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Dominant groups

Analysis of the five year age groups of Davoren Park - Elizabeth West in 2016 compared to City of Playford shows that there was a higher proportion of people in the younger age groups (under 15) as well as a higher proportion of people in the older age groups (65+).

Overall, 24.1% of the population was aged between 0 and 15, and 13.1% 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 Davoren Park - Elizabeth West and City of Playford were:

  • A larger percentage of persons aged 0 to 4 (9.5% compared to 8.6%)
  • A larger percentage of persons aged 5 to 9 (8.6% compared to 7.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 45 to 49 (5.5% compared to 6.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 40 to 44 (5.4% compared to 5.9%)

Emerging groups

From 2011 to 2016, Davoren Park - Elizabeth West's population decreased by 155 people (2.3%). This represents an average annual population change of -0.46% per year over the period.

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

  • 15 to 19 (-109 persons)
  • 45 to 49 (-105 persons)
  • 20 to 24 (-105 persons)
  • 10 to 14 (-97 persons)