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Balmoral Ward

Five year age groups

There were 514 people over the age of 85 living in Balmoral Ward in 2011, with largest age group being 25 to 29 year olds.

The Age Structure of Balmoral Ward provides key insights into the level of demand for age based services and facilities such as child care. It is also an indicator of Balmoral Ward'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.

To get a more complete picture Balmoral Ward'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 - Five year age groups
Balmoral Ward - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Five year age groups (years)Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2006 to 2011
0 to 48265.25.87724.95.8+54
5 to 97714.95.98185.26.5-47
10 to 148095.16.49005.77.0-91
15 to 199175.86.91,0106.47.2-93
20 to 241,0666.86.21,1667.46.8-100
25 to 291,1697.46.11,0256.55.8+144
30 to 341,0056.46.01,0616.76.6-56
35 to 391,0296.56.79436.07.4+86
40 to 441,0046.47.41,0256.57.6-21
45 to 491,0406.67.51,0476.77.6-7
50 to 541,0136.47.19826.27.3+31
55 to 599486.06.81,0916.97.2-143
60 to 649406.06.69065.85.4+34
65 to 698405.35.07304.63.8+110
70 to 746864.43.57214.62.9-35
75 to 796564.22.66314.02.4+25
80 to 845163.31.95233.31.7-7
85 and over5143.31.73722.41.1+142

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

Age structure - five year age groups, 2011
Age structure - five year age groups, 2011 85 and over, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.7% 80 to 84, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.9% 75 to 79, City of Tea Tree Gully: 2.6% 70 to 74, City of Tea Tree Gully: 3.5% 65 to 69, City of Tea Tree Gully: 5.0% 60 to 64, City of Tea Tree Gully: 6.6% 55 to 59, City of Tea Tree Gully: 6.8% 50 to 54, City of Tea Tree Gully: 7.1% 45 to 49, City of Tea Tree Gully: 7.5% 40 to 44, City of Tea Tree Gully: 7.4% 35 to 39, City of Tea Tree Gully: 6.7% 30 to 34, City of Tea Tree Gully: 6.0% 25 to 29, City of Tea Tree Gully: 6.1% 20 to 24, City of Tea Tree Gully: 6.2% 15 to 19, City of Tea Tree Gully: 6.9% 10 to 14, City of Tea Tree Gully: 6.4% 5 to 9, City of Tea Tree Gully: 5.9% 0 to 4, City of Tea Tree Gully: 5.8% 85 and over, Balmoral Ward: 3.3% 80 to 84, Balmoral Ward: 3.3% 75 to 79, Balmoral Ward: 4.2% 70 to 74, Balmoral Ward: 4.4% 65 to 69, Balmoral Ward: 5.3% 60 to 64, Balmoral Ward: 6.0% 55 to 59, Balmoral Ward: 6.0% 50 to 54, Balmoral Ward: 6.4% 45 to 49, Balmoral Ward: 6.6% 40 to 44, Balmoral Ward: 6.4% 35 to 39, Balmoral Ward: 6.5% 30 to 34, Balmoral Ward: 6.4% 25 to 29, Balmoral Ward: 7.4% 20 to 24, Balmoral Ward: 6.8% 15 to 19, Balmoral Ward: 5.8% 10 to 14, Balmoral Ward: 5.1% 5 to 9, Balmoral Ward: 4.9% 0 to 4, Balmoral Ward: 5.2%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in age structure - five year age groups, 2006 to 2011
Change in age structure - five year age groups, 2006 to 2011 85 and over, Balmoral Ward: +142 80 to 84, Balmoral Ward: -7 75 to 79, Balmoral Ward: +25 70 to 74, Balmoral Ward: -35 65 to 69, Balmoral Ward: +110 60 to 64, Balmoral Ward: +34 55 to 59, Balmoral Ward: -143 50 to 54, Balmoral Ward: +31 45 to 49, Balmoral Ward: -7 40 to 44, Balmoral Ward: -21 35 to 39, Balmoral Ward: +86 30 to 34, Balmoral Ward: -56 25 to 29, Balmoral Ward: +144 20 to 24, Balmoral Ward: -100 15 to 19, Balmoral Ward: -93 10 to 14, Balmoral Ward: -91 5 to 9, Balmoral Ward: -47 0 to 4, Balmoral Ward: +54
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 five year age groups of Balmoral Ward in 2011 compared to the City of Tea Tree Gully shows that there was a lower proportion of people in the younger age groups (under 15) and a higher proportion of people in the older age groups (65+).

Overall, 15.3% of the population was aged between 0 and 15, and 20.4% were aged 65 years and over, compared with 18.0% and 14.8% respectively for the City of Tea Tree Gully.

The major differences between the age structure of Balmoral Ward and the City of Tea Tree Gully were:

  • A larger percentage of persons aged 75 to 79 (4.2% compared to 2.6%)
  • A larger percentage of persons aged 85 and over (3.3% compared to 1.7%)
  • A larger percentage of persons aged 80 to 84 (3.3% compared to 1.9%)
  • A larger percentage of persons aged 25 to 29 (7.4% compared to 6.1%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Balmoral Ward's population increased by 27 people (0.2%). This represents an average annual population change of 0.03% per year over the period.

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

  • 25 to 29 (+144 persons)
  • 55 to 59 (-143 persons)
  • 85 and over (+142 persons)
  • 65 to 69 (+110 persons)