There were 45 people over the age of 85 living in Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park in 2016, with largest age group being 60 to 64 year olds.
The Age Structure of Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland 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 Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland 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.
Derived from the Census question:
'What is the person's date of birth or age?'
|Age structure - Five year age groups|
|Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park - Total persons (Usual residence)||2016||2011||Change|
|Five year age groups (years)||Number||%||City of Playford %||Number||%||City of Playford %||2011 to 2016|
|0 to 4||181||6.1||8.6||149||5.3||8.4||+33|
|5 to 9||168||5.6||7.9||171||6.1||7.2||-3|
|10 to 14||180||6.0||6.6||159||5.6||7.4||+21|
|15 to 19||150||5.0||6.7||180||6.4||7.6||-29|
|20 to 24||171||5.8||7.7||186||6.6||7.8||-14|
|25 to 29||116||3.9||7.9||165||5.8||7.6||-48|
|30 to 34||174||5.8||7.4||155||5.5||6.3||+19|
|35 to 39||168||5.6||6.1||168||6.0||6.4||+1|
|40 to 44||210||7.1||5.9||172||6.1||6.8||+39|
|45 to 49||199||6.7||6.2||212||7.5||7.0||-13|
|50 to 54||205||6.9||6.5||242||8.6||6.3||-37|
|55 to 59||215||7.2||5.8||214||7.6||5.0||+1|
|60 to 64||232||7.8||4.5||181||6.4||4.3||+52|
|65 to 69||195||6.5||3.9||133||4.7||3.3||+62|
|70 to 74||160||5.4||2.8||145||5.1||3.0||+15|
|75 to 79||128||4.3||2.3||124||4.4||2.4||+4|
|80 to 84||85||2.9||1.7||50||1.8||1.8||+35|
|85 and over||45||1.5||1.5||16||0.6||1.2||+29|
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Analysis of the five year age groups of Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park 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, 17.7% of the population was aged between 0 and 15, and 20.5% 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 Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park and City of Playford were:
- A larger percentage of persons aged 60 to 64 (7.8% compared to 4.5%)
- A larger percentage of persons aged 65 to 69 (6.5% compared to 3.9%)
- A larger percentage of persons aged 70 to 74 (5.4% compared to 2.8%)
- A smaller percentage of persons aged 25 to 29 (3.9% compared to 7.9%)
From 2011 to 2016, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park's population increased by 167 people (5.9%). This represents an average annual population change of 1.16% 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 (+62 persons)
- 60 to 64 (+52 persons)