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Penfield - Penfield Gardens - MacDonald Park

Five year age groups

There were 16 people over the age of 85 living in Penfield - Penfield Gardens - MacDonald Park in 2011, with largest age group being 70 to 74 year olds.

The Age Structure of Penfield - Penfield Gardens - MacDonald Park provides key insights into the level of demand for age based services and facilities such as child care. It is also an indicator of Penfield - Penfield Gardens - MacDonald Park'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 Penfield - Penfield Gardens - MacDonald Park'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
Penfield - Penfield Gardens - MacDonald Park - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Five year age groups (years)Number%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2006 to 2011
0 to 4645.08.4685.37.4-4
5 to 9624.77.2554.27.9+7
10 to 14644.97.4886.88.2-24
15 to 19886.87.6735.67.5+16
20 to 24755.87.8594.67.2+16
25 to 29524.07.6544.26.2-1
30 to 34382.96.3433.36.5-5
35 to 39554.26.4725.67.3-17
40 to 44634.86.8826.47.6-19
45 to 49876.77.01249.77.1-38
50 to 541088.36.31088.45.80
55 to 59987.55.01118.65.1-13
60 to 641068.24.31068.24.00
65 to 691068.13.31048.13.6+2
70 to 741189.13.0715.63.3+47
75 to 79604.62.4463.62.7+13
80 to 84403.11.8191.51.6+21
85 and over161.21.240.31.1+12

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, Penfield - Penfield Gardens - MacDonald Park: 1.2% 80 to 84, Penfield - Penfield Gardens - MacDonald Park: 3.1% 75 to 79, Penfield - Penfield Gardens - MacDonald Park: 4.6% 70 to 74, Penfield - Penfield Gardens - MacDonald Park: 9.1% 65 to 69, Penfield - Penfield Gardens - MacDonald Park: 8.1% 60 to 64, Penfield - Penfield Gardens - MacDonald Park: 8.2% 55 to 59, Penfield - Penfield Gardens - MacDonald Park: 7.5% 50 to 54, Penfield - Penfield Gardens - MacDonald Park: 8.3% 45 to 49, Penfield - Penfield Gardens - MacDonald Park: 6.7% 40 to 44, Penfield - Penfield Gardens - MacDonald Park: 4.8% 35 to 39, Penfield - Penfield Gardens - MacDonald Park: 4.2% 30 to 34, Penfield - Penfield Gardens - MacDonald Park: 2.9% 25 to 29, Penfield - Penfield Gardens - MacDonald Park: 4.0% 20 to 24, Penfield - Penfield Gardens - MacDonald Park: 5.8% 15 to 19, Penfield - Penfield Gardens - MacDonald Park: 6.8% 10 to 14, Penfield - Penfield Gardens - MacDonald Park: 4.9% 5 to 9, Penfield - Penfield Gardens - MacDonald Park: 4.7% 0 to 4, Penfield - Penfield Gardens - MacDonald Park: 5.0%
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, Penfield - Penfield Gardens - MacDonald Park: +12 80 to 84, Penfield - Penfield Gardens - MacDonald Park: +21 75 to 79, Penfield - Penfield Gardens - MacDonald Park: +13 70 to 74, Penfield - Penfield Gardens - MacDonald Park: +47 65 to 69, Penfield - Penfield Gardens - MacDonald Park: +2 60 to 64, Penfield - Penfield Gardens - MacDonald Park: 0 55 to 59, Penfield - Penfield Gardens - MacDonald Park: -13 50 to 54, Penfield - Penfield Gardens - MacDonald Park: 0 45 to 49, Penfield - Penfield Gardens - MacDonald Park: -38 40 to 44, Penfield - Penfield Gardens - MacDonald Park: -19 35 to 39, Penfield - Penfield Gardens - MacDonald Park: -17 30 to 34, Penfield - Penfield Gardens - MacDonald Park: -5 25 to 29, Penfield - Penfield Gardens - MacDonald Park: -1 20 to 24, Penfield - Penfield Gardens - MacDonald Park: +16 15 to 19, Penfield - Penfield Gardens - MacDonald Park: +16 10 to 14, Penfield - Penfield Gardens - MacDonald Park: -24 5 to 9, Penfield - Penfield Gardens - MacDonald Park: +7 0 to 4, Penfield - Penfield Gardens - MacDonald Park: -4
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 Penfield - Penfield Gardens - MacDonald Park in 2011 compared to the 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, 14.6% of the population was aged between 0 and 15, and 26.1% 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 Penfield - Penfield Gardens - MacDonald Park and the City of Playford were:

  • A larger percentage of persons aged 70 to 74 (9.1% compared to 3.0%)
  • A larger percentage of persons aged 65 to 69 (8.1% compared to 3.3%)
  • A larger percentage of persons aged 60 to 64 (8.2% compared to 4.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 25 to 29 (4.0% compared to 7.6%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Penfield - Penfield Gardens - MacDonald Park's population increased by 12 people (0.9%). This represents an average annual population change of 0.19% per year over the period.

There were no major differences in Penfield - Penfield Gardens - MacDonald Park between 2006 and 2011.