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Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs

Service age groups

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 2011.

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 last birthday)?'

Total population

Age structure - Service age groups
Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Service age group (years)Number%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idBabies and pre-schoolers (0 to 4)69811.28.42457.67.4+453
map this data in atlas.idPrimary schoolers (5 to 11)66310.610.241913.111.2+243
map this data in atlas.idSecondary schoolers (12 to 17)5408.79.033810.59.4+202
map this data in atlas.idTertiary education and independence (18 to 24)92314.810.833810.510.1+586
map this data in atlas.idYoung workforce (25 to 34)1,20019.313.946014.312.7+740
map this data in atlas.idParents and homebuilders (35 to 49)1,16118.620.272822.722.1+433
map this data in atlas.idOlder workers and pre-retirees (50 to 59)5478.811.336011.210.9+186
map this data in atlas.idEmpty nesters and retirees (60 to 69)3255.27.71424.47.7+182
map this data in atlas.idSeniors (70 to 84)1542.57.21574.97.6-3
map this data in atlas.idElderly aged (85 and over)210.31.2220.71.1-1

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Age structure - service age groups, 2011
Age structure - service age groups, 2011 Babies and pre-schoolers (0 to 4), City of Playford: 8.4% Primary schoolers (5 to 11), City of Playford: 10.2% Secondary schoolers (12 to 17), City of Playford: 9.0% Tertiary education and independence (18 to 24), City of Playford: 10.8% Young workforce (25 to 34), City of Playford: 13.9% Parents and homebuilders (35 to 49), City of Playford: 20.2% Older workers and pre-retirees (50 to 59), City of Playford: 11.3% Empty nesters and retirees (60 to 69), City of Playford: 7.7% Seniors (70 to 84), City of Playford: 7.2% Elderly aged (85 and over), City of Playford: 1.2% Babies and pre-schoolers (0 to 4), Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 11.2% Primary schoolers (5 to 11), Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 10.6% Secondary schoolers (12 to 17), Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 8.7% Tertiary education and independence (18 to 24), Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 14.8% Young workforce (25 to 34), Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 19.3% Parents and homebuilders (35 to 49), Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 18.6% Older workers and pre-retirees (50 to 59), Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 8.8% Empty nesters and retirees (60 to 69), Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 5.2% Seniors (70 to 84), Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 2.5% Elderly aged (85 and over), Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 0.3%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
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Change in age structure - service age groups, 2006 to 2011
Change in age structure - service age groups, 2006 to 2011 Babies and pre-schoolers (0 to 4), Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +453 Primary schoolers (5 to 11), Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +243 Secondary schoolers (12 to 17), Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +202 Tertiary education and independence (18 to 24), Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +586 Young workforce (25 to 34), Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +740 Parents and homebuilders (35 to 49), Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +433 Older workers and pre-retirees (50 to 59), Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +186 Empty nesters and retirees (60 to 69), Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +182 Seniors (70 to 84), Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: -3 Elderly aged (85 and over), Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: -1
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 service age groups of Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs in 2011 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, 30.5% of the population was aged between 0 and 17, and 8.0% were aged 60 years and over, compared with 27.6% and 16.1% 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' (19.3% compared to 13.9%)
  • A larger percentage of 'Tertiary education & independence' (14.8% compared to 10.8%)
  • A larger percentage of 'Babies and pre-schoolers' (11.2% compared to 8.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of 'Seniors' (2.5% compared to 7.2%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs's population increased by 3,021 people (94.1%). This represents an average annual population change of 14.19% per year over the period.

The largest changes in the age structure in this area between 2006 and 2011 were in the age groups:

  • Young workforce (25 to 34) (+740 people)
  • Tertiary education and independence (18 to 24) (+586 people)
  • Babies and pre-schoolers (0 to 4) (+453 people)
  • Parents and homebuilders (35 to 49) (+433 people)