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Hillcott Ward

Five year age groups

There were 103 people over the age of 85 living in Hillcott Ward in 2011, with largest age group being 50 to 54 year olds.

The Age Structure of Hillcott 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 Hillcott 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 Hillcott 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
Hillcott 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 47715.35.88215.35.8-50
5 to 98185.65.91,0166.66.5-198
10 to 149906.86.41,1787.77.0-188
15 to 191,1247.76.91,2748.37.2-150
20 to 249936.86.21,2368.06.8-243
25 to 299876.86.18805.75.8+107
30 to 347605.26.08855.86.6-125
35 to 398846.16.71,0396.87.4-155
40 to 441,0687.37.41,2748.37.6-206
45 to 491,2418.57.51,3919.07.6-150
50 to 541,2968.97.11,3038.57.3-7
55 to 591,1688.06.81,1137.27.2+55
60 to 641,0397.16.66664.35.4+373
65 to 694963.45.04282.83.8+68
70 to 743832.63.53502.32.9+33
75 to 792591.82.63102.02.4-51
80 to 842191.51.91491.01.7+70
85 and over1030.71.7580.41.1+45

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, Hillcott Ward: 0.7% 80 to 84, Hillcott Ward: 1.5% 75 to 79, Hillcott Ward: 1.8% 70 to 74, Hillcott Ward: 2.6% 65 to 69, Hillcott Ward: 3.4% 60 to 64, Hillcott Ward: 7.1% 55 to 59, Hillcott Ward: 8.0% 50 to 54, Hillcott Ward: 8.9% 45 to 49, Hillcott Ward: 8.5% 40 to 44, Hillcott Ward: 7.3% 35 to 39, Hillcott Ward: 6.1% 30 to 34, Hillcott Ward: 5.2% 25 to 29, Hillcott Ward: 6.8% 20 to 24, Hillcott Ward: 6.8% 15 to 19, Hillcott Ward: 7.7% 10 to 14, Hillcott Ward: 6.8% 5 to 9, Hillcott Ward: 5.6% 0 to 4, Hillcott Ward: 5.3%
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, Hillcott Ward: +45 80 to 84, Hillcott Ward: +70 75 to 79, Hillcott Ward: -51 70 to 74, Hillcott Ward: +33 65 to 69, Hillcott Ward: +68 60 to 64, Hillcott Ward: +373 55 to 59, Hillcott Ward: +55 50 to 54, Hillcott Ward: -7 45 to 49, Hillcott Ward: -150 40 to 44, Hillcott Ward: -206 35 to 39, Hillcott Ward: -155 30 to 34, Hillcott Ward: -125 25 to 29, Hillcott Ward: +107 20 to 24, Hillcott Ward: -243 15 to 19, Hillcott Ward: -150 10 to 14, Hillcott Ward: -188 5 to 9, Hillcott Ward: -198 0 to 4, Hillcott Ward: -50
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 Hillcott Ward in 2011 compared to the 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 10.0% 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 Hillcott Ward and the City of Tea Tree Gully were:

  • A larger percentage of persons aged 50 to 54 (8.9% compared to 7.1%)
  • A larger percentage of persons aged 55 to 59 (8.0% compared to 6.8%)
  • A larger percentage of persons aged 45 to 49 (8.5% compared to 7.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 65 to 69 (3.4% compared to 5.0%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Hillcott Ward's population decreased by 771 people (5.0%). 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 2006 and 2011 were in the age groups:

  • 60 to 64 (+373 persons)
  • 20 to 24 (-243 persons)
  • 40 to 44 (-206 persons)
  • 5 to 9 (-198 persons)