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Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs

Service age groups

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Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs had a higher proportion of pre-schoolers and a lower proportion of persons at post retirement age than the City of Playford in 2016.

The Age Structure of Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs provides key insights into the level of demand for age based services and facilities such as child care. It is an indicator of Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs's residential role and function and how it is likely to change in the future.

Service age groups divide the population into age categories that reflect typical life-stages. They indicate the level of demand for services that target people at different stages in life and how that demand is changing.

To get a more complete picture Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs'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?'

Total population

Age structure - Service age groups
Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs - Total persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
Service age group (years)Number%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2011 to 2016
map this data in atlas.idBabies and pre-schoolers (0 to 4)1,18512.08.669811.28.4+487
map this data in atlas.idPrimary schoolers (5 to 11)1,22512.410.666210.610.2+563
map this data in atlas.idSecondary schoolers (12 to 17)6967.07.85398.79.0+157
map this data in atlas.idTertiary education and independence (18 to 24)1,22812.410.592314.810.8+305
map this data in atlas.idYoung workforce (25 to 34)2,17221.915.31,19919.313.9+973
map this data in atlas.idParents and homebuilders (35 to 49)1,68017.018.21,16118.620.2+519
map this data in atlas.idOlder workers and pre-retirees (50 to 59)8398.512.35468.811.3+293
map this data in atlas.idEmpty nesters and retirees (60 to 69)5885.98.43245.27.7+264
map this data in atlas.idSeniors (70 to 84)2752.86.91532.57.2+122
map this data in atlas.idElderly aged (85 and over)190.21.5210.31.2-2

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Age structure - service age groups, 2016
Age structure - service age groups, 2016 Babies and pre-schoolers (0 to 4), City of Playford: 8.6% Primary schoolers (5 to 11), City of Playford: 10.6% Secondary schoolers (12 to 17), City of Playford: 7.8% Tertiary education and independence (18 to 24), City of Playford: 10.5% Young workforce (25 to 34), City of Playford: 15.3% Parents and homebuilders (35 to 49), City of Playford: 18.2% Older workers and pre-retirees (50 to 59), City of Playford: 12.3% Empty nesters and retirees (60 to 69), City of Playford: 8.4% Seniors (70 to 84), City of Playford: 6.9% Elderly aged (85 and over), City of Playford: 1.5% Babies and pre-schoolers (0 to 4), Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 12.0% Primary schoolers (5 to 11), Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 12.4% Secondary schoolers (12 to 17), Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 7.0% Tertiary education and independence (18 to 24), Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 12.4% Young workforce (25 to 34), Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 21.9% Parents and homebuilders (35 to 49), Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 17.0% Older workers and pre-retirees (50 to 59), Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 8.5% Empty nesters and retirees (60 to 69), Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 5.9% Seniors (70 to 84), Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 2.8% Elderly aged (85 and over), Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 0.2%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in age structure - service age groups, 2011 to 2016
Change in age structure - service age groups, 2011 to 2016 Babies and pre-schoolers (0 to 4), Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +487 Primary schoolers (5 to 11), Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +563 Secondary schoolers (12 to 17), Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +157 Tertiary education and independence (18 to 24), Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +305 Young workforce (25 to 34), Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +973 Parents and homebuilders (35 to 49), Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +519 Older workers and pre-retirees (50 to 59), Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +293 Empty nesters and retirees (60 to 69), Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +264 Seniors (70 to 84), Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +122 Elderly aged (85 and over), Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: -2
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 and 2016 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the service age groups of Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs in 2016 compared to the City of Playford shows that there was a higher proportion of people in the younger age groups (0 to 17 years) and a lower proportion of people in the older age groups (60+ years).

Overall, 31.4% of the population was aged between 0 and 17, and 8.9% were aged 60 years and over, compared with 26.9% and 16.8% respectively for the City of Playford.

The major differences between the age structure of Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs and the City of Playford were:

  • A larger percentage of 'Young workforce' (21.9% compared to 15.3%)
  • A larger percentage of 'Babies and pre-schoolers' (12.0% compared to 8.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of 'Seniors' (2.8% compared to 6.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of 'Older workers & pre-retirees' (8.5% compared to 12.3%)

Emerging groups

From 2011 to 2016, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs's population increased by 3,680 people (59.1%). This represents an average annual population change of 9.73% per year over the period.

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

  • Young workforce (25 to 34) (+973 people)
  • Primary schoolers (5 to 11) (+563 people)
  • Parents and homebuilders (35 to 49) (+519 people)
  • Babies and pre-schoolers (0 to 4) (+487 people)

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