Para Hills - Gulf View Heights
Five year age groups
There were 11 people over the age of 85 living in Para Hills - Gulf View Heights in 2016, with largest age group being 65 to 69 year olds.
The Age Structure of Para Hills - Gulf View Heights provides key insights into the level of demand for age based services and facilities such as child care. It is also an indicator of Para Hills - Gulf View Heights'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?'
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Analysis of the five year age groups of Para Hills - Gulf View Heights 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 similar proportion of people in the older age groups (65+).
Overall, 18.7% of the population was aged between 0 and 15, and 17.9% 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 Para Hills - Gulf View Heights and City of Tea Tree Gully were:
- A larger percentage of persons aged 0 to 4 (7.5% compared to 5.7%)
- A larger percentage of persons aged 65 to 69 (7.9% compared to 6.1%)
- A smaller percentage of persons aged 60 to 64 (4.8% compared to 6.2%)
- A smaller percentage of persons aged 85 and over (0.9% compared to 2.1%)
From 2011 to 2016, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights's population increased by 17 people (1.4%). This represents an average annual population change of 0.28% per year over the period.
The largest change in age structure in this area between 2011 and 2016 was in the age group:
- 60 to 64 (-62 persons)