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Bundoora

Population and age structure

Between 2016 and 2026, the age structure forecasts for Bundoora indicate a 2.7% increase in population under working age, a 1.1% decrease in population of retirement age, and a 1.8% increase in population of working age.

Knowledge of how the age structure of the population is changing is essential for planning age-based facilities and services, such as child care, recreation and aged care.

The forecast age groups of the City of Banyule is a function of the current age of the population (people aging each year, being born and dying) as well as the age of people migrating into and out of the area. This in turn is driven by location (fringe, city centre, regional or rural) the existing housing stock (separate dwellings, medium or high density), the amount and type of new residential development (same as existing stock, or diversifying) and where the area is in a cycle of change. We call this the area’s residential role and function. You can learn more about this in the section household and suburb life cycles.

Forecast age structure - 5 year age groups
Bundoora - Total persons201620262036Change between 2016 and 2036
Age group (years)Number%Number%Number%Number
0 to 46185.96255.96155.7-3
5 to 95775.55875.55875.5+9
10 to 145495.25795.45805.4+31
15 to 195995.76466.16446.0+45
20 to 249679.28267.88347.8-133
25 to 298648.27437.07497.0-115
30 to 346936.67046.66706.2-22
35 to 396155.97306.96966.5+80
40 to 447407.17196.87146.6-26
45 to 496466.26606.26986.5+52
50 to 546215.96736.36586.1+37
55 to 595275.06115.76235.8+96
60 to 644934.75765.46225.8+129
65 to 696055.84674.45385.0-67
70 to 745555.34033.84714.4-84
75 to 793413.24434.23783.5+38
80 to 842372.33773.53263.0+89
85 and over2512.42782.63603.3+109
Total persons10,500100.010,648100.010,765100.0+265

Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id , the population experts, November 2017.

Forecast age structure - 5 year age groups
Forecast age structure - 5 year age groups Forecast persons aged 85+,  2036: 360 Forecast persons aged 80-84,  2036: 326 Forecast persons aged 75-79,  2036: 378 Forecast persons aged 70-74,  2036: 471 Forecast persons aged 65-69,  2036: 538 Forecast persons aged 60-64,  2036: 622 Forecast persons aged 55-59,  2036: 623 Forecast persons aged 50-54,  2036: 658 Forecast persons aged 45-49,  2036: 698 Forecast persons aged 40-44,  2036: 714 Forecast persons aged 35-39,  2036: 696 Forecast persons aged 30-34,  2036: 670 Forecast persons aged 25-29,  2036: 749 Forecast persons aged 20-24,  2036: 834 Forecast persons aged 15-19,  2036: 644 Forecast persons aged 10-14,  2036: 580 Forecast persons aged 5-9,  2036: 587 Forecast persons aged 0-4,  2036: 615 Forecast persons aged 85+,  2026: 278 Forecast persons aged 80-84,  2026: 377 Forecast persons aged 75-79,  2026: 443 Forecast persons aged 70-74,  2026: 403 Forecast persons aged 65-69,  2026: 467 Forecast persons aged 60-64,  2026: 576 Forecast persons aged 55-59,  2026: 611 Forecast persons aged 50-54,  2026: 673 Forecast persons aged 45-49,  2026: 660 Forecast persons aged 40-44,  2026: 719 Forecast persons aged 35-39,  2026: 730 Forecast persons aged 30-34,  2026: 704 Forecast persons aged 25-29,  2026: 743 Forecast persons aged 20-24,  2026: 826 Forecast persons aged 15-19,  2026: 646 Forecast persons aged 10-14,  2026: 579 Forecast persons aged 5-9,  2026: 587 Forecast persons aged 0-4,  2026: 625 Forecast persons aged 85+,  2016: 251 Forecast persons aged 80-84,  2016: 237 Forecast persons aged 75-79,  2016: 341 Forecast persons aged 70-74,  2016: 555 Forecast persons aged 65-69,  2016: 605 Forecast persons aged 60-64,  2016: 493 Forecast persons aged 55-59,  2016: 527 Forecast persons aged 50-54,  2016: 621 Forecast persons aged 45-49,  2016: 646 Forecast persons aged 40-44,  2016: 740 Forecast persons aged 35-39,  2016: 615 Forecast persons aged 30-34,  2016: 693 Forecast persons aged 25-29,  2016: 864 Forecast persons aged 20-24,  2016: 967 Forecast persons aged 15-19,  2016: 599 Forecast persons aged 10-14,  2016: 549 Forecast persons aged 5-9,  2016: 577 Forecast persons aged 0-4,  2016: 618
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2017.
Forecast change in age structure - 5 year age groups
Forecast change in age structure - 5 year age groups Forecast persons aged 85+,  2026 to 2036: 81 Forecast persons aged 80-84,  2026 to 2036: -51 Forecast persons aged 75-79,  2026 to 2036: -65 Forecast persons aged 70-74,  2026 to 2036: 68 Forecast persons aged 65-69,  2026 to 2036: 71 Forecast persons aged 60-64,  2026 to 2036: 45 Forecast persons aged 55-59,  2026 to 2036: 13 Forecast persons aged 50-54,  2026 to 2036: -14 Forecast persons aged 45-49,  2026 to 2036: 38 Forecast persons aged 40-44,  2026 to 2036: -5 Forecast persons aged 35-39,  2026 to 2036: -34 Forecast persons aged 30-34,  2026 to 2036: -34 Forecast persons aged 25-29,  2026 to 2036: 6 Forecast persons aged 20-24,  2026 to 2036: 9 Forecast persons aged 15-19,  2026 to 2036: -2 Forecast persons aged 10-14,  2026 to 2036: 1 Forecast persons aged 5-9,  2026 to 2036: 0 Forecast persons aged 0-4,  2026 to 2036: -10 Forecast persons aged 85+,  2016 to 2026: 27 Forecast persons aged 80-84,  2016 to 2026: 140 Forecast persons aged 75-79,  2016 to 2026: 103 Forecast persons aged 70-74,  2016 to 2026: -152 Forecast persons aged 65-69,  2016 to 2026: -137 Forecast persons aged 60-64,  2016 to 2026: 83 Forecast persons aged 55-59,  2016 to 2026: 83 Forecast persons aged 50-54,  2016 to 2026: 51 Forecast persons aged 45-49,  2016 to 2026: 14 Forecast persons aged 40-44,  2016 to 2026: -22 Forecast persons aged 35-39,  2016 to 2026: 115 Forecast persons aged 30-34,  2016 to 2026: 12 Forecast persons aged 25-29,  2016 to 2026: -121 Forecast persons aged 20-24,  2016 to 2026: -141 Forecast persons aged 15-19,  2016 to 2026: 47 Forecast persons aged 10-14,  2016 to 2026: 30 Forecast persons aged 5-9,  2016 to 2026: 9 Forecast persons aged 0-4,  2016 to 2026: 7
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2017.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant age structure for persons in Bundoora was ages 20 to 24, which accounted for 9.2% of the total persons.

The largest increase in persons between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in ages 80 to 84, which is expected to increase by 140 and account for 3.5% of the total persons.

The largest 5 year age group in 2026 is 20 to 24 years, with a total of 826 persons.

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