Gilles Plains - Valley View
Five year age groups
There were 32 people over the age of 85 living in Gilles Plains - Valley View in 2016, with largest age group being 40 to 44 year olds.
The Age Structure of Gilles Plains - Valley View provides key insights into the level of demand for age based services and facilities such as child care. It is also an indicator of Gilles Plains - Valley View'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|
|Gilles Plains - Valley View - Total persons (Usual residence)||2016||2011||Change|
|Five year age groups (years)||Number||%||City of Tea Tree Gully %||Number||%||City of Tea Tree Gully %||2011 to 2016|
|0 to 4||187||6.6||5.7||164||6.1||5.8||+23|
|5 to 9||164||5.8||6.0||159||5.9||5.9||+5|
|10 to 14||153||5.4||5.9||167||6.2||6.4||-14|
|15 to 19||172||6.0||6.3||159||5.9||6.9||+13|
|20 to 24||190||6.7||5.9||160||5.9||6.2||+30|
|25 to 29||182||6.4||5.7||210||7.8||6.1||-28|
|30 to 34||204||7.2||6.4||166||6.1||6.0||+38|
|35 to 39||200||7.0||6.4||218||8.1||6.7||-18|
|40 to 44||221||7.8||6.6||210||7.8||7.4||+11|
|45 to 49||194||6.8||7.1||176||6.5||7.5||+18|
|50 to 54||185||6.5||6.9||164||6.1||7.1||+21|
|55 to 59||153||5.4||6.6||139||5.1||6.8||+14|
|60 to 64||112||3.9||6.2||180||6.7||6.6||-68|
|65 to 69||180||6.3||6.1||180||6.7||5.0||0|
|70 to 74||171||6.0||4.6||109||4.0||3.5||+62|
|75 to 79||84||3.0||3.2||74||2.7||2.6||+10|
|80 to 84||62||2.2||2.2||37||1.4||1.9||+25|
|85 and over||32||1.1||2.1||33||1.2||1.7||-1|
Please refer to specific data notes for more information
Analysis of the five year age groups of Gilles Plains - Valley View in 2016 compared to City of Tea Tree Gully shows that there was a similar proportion of people in the younger age groups (under 15) as well as a similar proportion of people in the older age groups (65+).
Overall, 17.7% of the population was aged between 0 and 15, and 18.6% were aged 65 years and over, compared with 17.6% and 18.2% respectively for City of Tea Tree Gully.
The major differences between the age structure of Gilles Plains - Valley View and City of Tea Tree Gully were:
- A larger percentage of persons aged 70 to 74 (6.0% compared to 4.6%)
- A larger percentage of persons aged 40 to 44 (7.8% compared to 6.6%)
- A smaller percentage of persons aged 60 to 64 (3.9% compared to 6.2%)
- A smaller percentage of persons aged 55 to 59 (5.4% compared to 6.6%)
From 2011 to 2016, Gilles Plains - Valley View's population increased by 141 people (5.2%). This represents an average annual population change of 1.02% per year over the period.
The largest changes in age structure in this area between 2011 and 2016 were in the age groups:
- 60 to 64 (-68 persons)
- 70 to 74 (+62 persons)