One Tree Hill - Rural East
Five year age groups
There were 30 people over the age of 85 living in One Tree Hill - Rural East in 2016, with largest age group being 50 to 54 year olds.
The Age Structure of One Tree Hill - Rural East provides key insights into the level of demand for age based services and facilities such as child care. It is also an indicator of One Tree Hill - Rural East'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?'
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Analysis of the five year age groups of One Tree Hill - Rural East in 2016 compared to City of Playford 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, 16.3% of the population was aged between 0 and 15, and 15.0% 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 One Tree Hill - Rural East and City of Playford were:
- A larger percentage of persons aged 50 to 54 (10.3% compared to 6.5%)
- A larger percentage of persons aged 55 to 59 (9.5% compared to 5.8%)
- A smaller percentage of persons aged 0 to 4 (4.1% compared to 8.6%)
- A smaller percentage of persons aged 30 to 34 (3.8% compared to 7.4%)
From 2011 to 2016, One Tree Hill - Rural East's population increased by 174 people (6.7%). This represents an average annual population change of 1.31% 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 (+58 persons)
- 35 to 39 (-57 persons)
- 55 to 59 (+56 persons)
- 30 to 34 (+49 persons)