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Sunbury (West - Langama)

Population and age structure

Between 2016 and 2026, the age structure forecasts for Sunbury (West - Langama) indicate a 72.0% increase in population under working age, a 21.8% increase in population of retirement age, and a 32.4% 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 Hume City 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
Sunbury (West - Langama) - Total persons201620262041Change between 2016 and 2041
Age group (years)Number%Number%Number%Number
0 to 49888.21,5289.12,1378.7+1,149
5 to 98126.71,4988.92,1028.5+1,290
10 to 146795.61,2377.41,8487.5+1,169
15 to 197346.18294.91,3825.6+648
20 to 248657.28004.81,3225.4+457
25 to 291,0288.51,1927.11,6706.8+642
30 to 349698.01,6089.62,1918.9+1,222
35 to 398316.91,67710.02,3229.4+1,491
40 to 447826.51,4278.52,1818.9+1,399
45 to 497716.41,0706.41,8877.7+1,116
50 to 547035.88134.81,5186.2+816
55 to 596865.76583.91,1154.5+429
60 to 646465.45383.27643.1+118
65 to 696015.05353.26182.5+17
70 to 744013.35303.25312.2+130
75 to 792612.24162.54201.7+159
80 to 841651.42431.43311.3+166
85 and over1431.21901.12981.2+156
Total persons12,065100.016,789100.024,637100.0+12,572

Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, 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+,  2041: 298 Forecast persons aged 80-84,  2041: 331 Forecast persons aged 75-79,  2041: 420 Forecast persons aged 70-74,  2041: 531 Forecast persons aged 65-69,  2041: 618 Forecast persons aged 60-64,  2041: 764 Forecast persons aged 55-59,  2041: 1,115 Forecast persons aged 50-54,  2041: 1,518 Forecast persons aged 45-49,  2041: 1,887 Forecast persons aged 40-44,  2041: 2,181 Forecast persons aged 35-39,  2041: 2,322 Forecast persons aged 30-34,  2041: 2,191 Forecast persons aged 25-29,  2041: 1,670 Forecast persons aged 20-24,  2041: 1,322 Forecast persons aged 15-19,  2041: 1,382 Forecast persons aged 10-14,  2041: 1,848 Forecast persons aged 5-9,  2041: 2,102 Forecast persons aged 0-4,  2041: 2,137 Forecast persons aged 85+,  2026: 190 Forecast persons aged 80-84,  2026: 243 Forecast persons aged 75-79,  2026: 416 Forecast persons aged 70-74,  2026: 530 Forecast persons aged 65-69,  2026: 535 Forecast persons aged 60-64,  2026: 538 Forecast persons aged 55-59,  2026: 658 Forecast persons aged 50-54,  2026: 813 Forecast persons aged 45-49,  2026: 1,070 Forecast persons aged 40-44,  2026: 1,427 Forecast persons aged 35-39,  2026: 1,677 Forecast persons aged 30-34,  2026: 1,608 Forecast persons aged 25-29,  2026: 1,192 Forecast persons aged 20-24,  2026: 800 Forecast persons aged 15-19,  2026: 829 Forecast persons aged 10-14,  2026: 1,237 Forecast persons aged 5-9,  2026: 1,498 Forecast persons aged 0-4,  2026: 1,528 Forecast persons aged 85+,  2016: 143 Forecast persons aged 80-84,  2016: 165 Forecast persons aged 75-79,  2016: 261 Forecast persons aged 70-74,  2016: 401 Forecast persons aged 65-69,  2016: 601 Forecast persons aged 60-64,  2016: 646 Forecast persons aged 55-59,  2016: 686 Forecast persons aged 50-54,  2016: 703 Forecast persons aged 45-49,  2016: 771 Forecast persons aged 40-44,  2016: 782 Forecast persons aged 35-39,  2016: 831 Forecast persons aged 30-34,  2016: 969 Forecast persons aged 25-29,  2016: 1,028 Forecast persons aged 20-24,  2016: 865 Forecast persons aged 15-19,  2016: 734 Forecast persons aged 10-14,  2016: 679 Forecast persons aged 5-9,  2016: 812 Forecast persons aged 0-4,  2016: 988
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, 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 2041: 108 Forecast persons aged 80-84,  2026 to 2041: 88 Forecast persons aged 75-79,  2026 to 2041: 5 Forecast persons aged 70-74,  2026 to 2041: 1 Forecast persons aged 65-69,  2026 to 2041: 83 Forecast persons aged 60-64,  2026 to 2041: 226 Forecast persons aged 55-59,  2026 to 2041: 457 Forecast persons aged 50-54,  2026 to 2041: 705 Forecast persons aged 45-49,  2026 to 2041: 816 Forecast persons aged 40-44,  2026 to 2041: 754 Forecast persons aged 35-39,  2026 to 2041: 645 Forecast persons aged 30-34,  2026 to 2041: 583 Forecast persons aged 25-29,  2026 to 2041: 478 Forecast persons aged 20-24,  2026 to 2041: 522 Forecast persons aged 15-19,  2026 to 2041: 553 Forecast persons aged 10-14,  2026 to 2041: 611 Forecast persons aged 5-9,  2026 to 2041: 603 Forecast persons aged 0-4,  2026 to 2041: 610 Forecast persons aged 85+,  2016 to 2026: 47 Forecast persons aged 80-84,  2016 to 2026: 78 Forecast persons aged 75-79,  2016 to 2026: 155 Forecast persons aged 70-74,  2016 to 2026: 129 Forecast persons aged 65-69,  2016 to 2026: -66 Forecast persons aged 60-64,  2016 to 2026: -109 Forecast persons aged 55-59,  2016 to 2026: -28 Forecast persons aged 50-54,  2016 to 2026: 110 Forecast persons aged 45-49,  2016 to 2026: 299 Forecast persons aged 40-44,  2016 to 2026: 645 Forecast persons aged 35-39,  2016 to 2026: 846 Forecast persons aged 30-34,  2016 to 2026: 640 Forecast persons aged 25-29,  2016 to 2026: 164 Forecast persons aged 20-24,  2016 to 2026: -66 Forecast persons aged 15-19,  2016 to 2026: 95 Forecast persons aged 10-14,  2016 to 2026: 558 Forecast persons aged 5-9,  2016 to 2026: 687 Forecast persons aged 0-4,  2016 to 2026: 540
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2017.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant age structure for persons in Sunbury (West - Langama) was ages 25 to 29, which accounted for 8.5% of the total persons.

The largest increase in persons between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in ages 35 to 39, which is expected to increase by 846 and account for 10.0% of the total persons.

The largest 5 year age group in 2026 is 35 to 39 years, with a total of 1,677 persons.

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