Five year age groups
There were 55 people over the age of 85 living in Modbury North in 2016, with largest age group being 35 to 39 year olds.
The Age Structure of Modbury North provides key insights into the level of demand for age based services and facilities such as child care. It is also an indicator of Modbury North'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|
|Modbury North - 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||365||6.5||5.7||383||6.9||5.8||-18|
|5 to 9||381||6.8||6.0||328||5.9||5.9||+53|
|10 to 14||303||5.4||5.9||321||5.8||6.4||-18|
|15 to 19||308||5.5||6.3||383||6.9||6.9||-75|
|20 to 24||324||5.8||5.9||347||6.2||6.2||-23|
|25 to 29||347||6.2||5.7||367||6.6||6.1||-20|
|30 to 34||409||7.3||6.4||399||7.2||6.0||+10|
|35 to 39||430||7.7||6.4||369||6.6||6.7||+61|
|40 to 44||378||6.7||6.6||366||6.6||7.4||+12|
|45 to 49||353||6.3||7.1||403||7.3||7.5||-50|
|50 to 54||334||6.0||6.9||356||6.4||7.1||-22|
|55 to 59||326||5.8||6.6||432||7.8||6.8||-106|
|60 to 64||400||7.1||6.2||428||7.7||6.6||-28|
|65 to 69||400||7.1||6.1||244||4.4||5.0||+156|
|70 to 74||220||3.9||4.6||174||3.1||3.5||+46|
|75 to 79||172||3.1||3.2||133||2.4||2.6||+39|
|80 to 84||103||1.8||2.2||75||1.4||1.9||+28|
|85 and over||55||1.0||2.1||46||0.8||1.7||+9|
Please refer to specific data notes for more information
Analysis of the five year age groups of Modbury North in 2016 compared to City of Tea Tree Gully shows that there was a higher proportion of people in the younger age groups (under 15) and a lower proportion of people in the older age groups (65+).
Overall, 18.7% of the population was aged between 0 and 15, and 16.9% 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 Modbury North and City of Tea Tree Gully were:
- A larger percentage of persons aged 35 to 39 (7.7% compared to 6.4%)
- A larger percentage of persons aged 65 to 69 (7.1% compared to 6.1%)
- A larger percentage of persons aged 60 to 64 (7.1% compared to 6.2%)
- A smaller percentage of persons aged 85 and over (1.0% compared to 2.1%)
From 2011 to 2016, Modbury North's population increased by 54 people (1.0%). This represents an average annual population change of 0.19% 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 (+156 persons)
- 55 to 59 (-106 persons)
- 15 to 19 (-75 persons)
- 35 to 39 (+61 persons)