Highbury - Paracombe
Five year age groups
There were 71 people over the age of 85 living in Highbury - Paracombe in 2016, with largest age group being 45 to 49 year olds.
The Age Structure of Highbury - Paracombe provides key insights into the level of demand for age based services and facilities such as child care. It is also an indicator of Highbury - Paracombe'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|
|Highbury - Paracombe - 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||319||4.8||5.7||386||5.8||5.8||-67|
|5 to 9||396||6.0||6.0||457||6.9||5.9||-61|
|10 to 14||450||6.8||5.9||438||6.6||6.4||+12|
|15 to 19||433||6.6||6.3||457||6.9||6.9||-24|
|20 to 24||352||5.3||5.9||404||6.1||6.2||-52|
|25 to 29||368||5.6||5.7||306||4.6||6.1||+62|
|30 to 34||388||5.9||6.4||348||5.2||6.0||+40|
|35 to 39||390||5.9||6.4||430||6.5||6.7||-40|
|40 to 44||436||6.6||6.6||520||7.8||7.4||-84|
|45 to 49||540||8.2||7.1||489||7.4||7.5||+51|
|50 to 54||491||7.5||6.9||491||7.4||7.1||0|
|55 to 59||472||7.2||6.6||477||7.2||6.8||-5|
|60 to 64||403||6.1||6.2||516||7.8||6.6||-113|
|65 to 69||480||7.3||6.1||412||6.2||5.0||+68|
|70 to 74||331||5.0||4.6||241||3.6||3.5||+90|
|75 to 79||177||2.7||3.2||139||2.1||2.6||+38|
|80 to 84||86||1.3||2.2||75||1.1||1.9||+11|
|85 and over||71||1.1||2.1||66||1.0||1.7||+5|
Please refer to specific data notes for more information
Analysis of the five year age groups of Highbury - Paracombe 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) and a lower proportion of people in the older age groups (65+).
Overall, 17.7% of the population was aged between 0 and 15, and 17.4% 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 Highbury - Paracombe and City of Tea Tree Gully were:
- A larger percentage of persons aged 65 to 69 (7.3% compared to 6.1%)
- A larger percentage of persons aged 45 to 49 (8.2% compared to 7.1%)
- A larger percentage of persons aged 10 to 14 (6.8% compared to 5.9%)
- A smaller percentage of persons aged 85 and over (1.1% compared to 2.1%)
From 2011 to 2016, Highbury - Paracombe's population decreased by 69 people (1.0%). This represents an average annual population change of -0.21% 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 (-113 persons)
- 70 to 74 (+90 persons)
- 40 to 44 (-84 persons)
- 65 to 69 (+68 persons)