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Thames-Coromandel District

Five year age groups

There were 741 people over the age of 85 living in the Thames-Coromandel District in 2013, with largest age group being 60 to 64 year olds.

The Age Structure of the Thames-Coromandel District provides key insights into the level of demand for age based services and facilities such as child care. It is also an indicator of the Thames-Coromandel District'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 the Thames-Coromandel District's Age Structure should be viewed in conjunction with Households and Dwelling Type.

Derived from the Census question:

'When were you born?'

Total population

Age structure - Five year age groups
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Five year age groups (years)Number%Waikato Region %Number%Waikato Region %2006 to 2013
0 to 41,2934.97.31,3685.37.2-75
5 to 91,4705.67.21,5095.87.6-39
10 to 141,5065.87.21,6836.58.1-177
15 to 191,1854.57.11,3775.37.6-192
20 to 248733.36.79393.66.6-66
25 to 298913.45.89573.75.7-66
30 to 349483.65.71,2694.96.4-321
35 to 391,2574.86.01,5906.17.2-333
40 to 441,5666.06.91,7646.87.5-198
45 to 491,6536.36.81,9057.37.1-252
50 to 541,9657.56.91,9567.56.2+9
55 to 592,1098.16.22,1758.45.8-66
60 to 642,4039.25.51,9447.54.6+459
65 to 692,4039.24.81,7496.73.8+654
70 to 741,8457.03.71,3265.13.1+519
75 to 791,1794.52.61,1374.42.5+42
80 to 848913.42.07232.81.7+168
85 and over7412.81.65642.21.3+177

Source: Statistics New Zealand, Census of Population and Dwellings 2006 and 2013. Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id , the population experts.

Five year age structure, 2013
Five year age structure, 2013 85 and over years, Waikato Region: 1.6% 80 to 84 years, Waikato Region: 2.0% 75 to 79 years, Waikato Region: 2.6% 70 to 74 years, Waikato Region: 3.7% 65 to 69 years, Waikato Region: 4.8% 60 to 64 years, Waikato Region: 5.5% 55 to 59 years, Waikato Region: 6.2% 50 to 54 years, Waikato Region: 6.9% 45 to 49 years, Waikato Region: 6.8% 40 to 44 years, Waikato Region: 6.9% 35 to 39 years, Waikato Region: 6.0% 30 to 34 years, Waikato Region: 5.7% 25 to 29 years, Waikato Region: 5.8% 20 to 24 years, Waikato Region: 6.7% 15 to 19 years, Waikato Region: 7.1% 10 to 14 years, Waikato Region: 7.2% 5 to 9 years, Waikato Region: 7.2% 0 to 4 years, Waikato Region: 7.3% 85 and over years, Thames-Coromandel District: 2.8% 80 to 84 years, Thames-Coromandel District: 3.4% 75 to 79 years, Thames-Coromandel District: 4.5% 70 to 74 years, Thames-Coromandel District: 7.0% 65 to 69 years, Thames-Coromandel District: 9.2% 60 to 64 years, Thames-Coromandel District: 9.2% 55 to 59 years, Thames-Coromandel District: 8.1% 50 to 54 years, Thames-Coromandel District: 7.5% 45 to 49 years, Thames-Coromandel District: 6.3% 40 to 44 years, Thames-Coromandel District: 6.0% 35 to 39 years, Thames-Coromandel District: 4.8% 30 to 34 years, Thames-Coromandel District: 3.6% 25 to 29 years, Thames-Coromandel District: 3.4% 20 to 24 years, Thames-Coromandel District: 3.3% 15 to 19 years, Thames-Coromandel District: 4.5% 10 to 14 years, Thames-Coromandel District: 5.8% 5 to 9 years, Thames-Coromandel District: 5.6% 0 to 4 years, Thames-Coromandel District: 4.9%
Source: Statistics New Zealand, Census of Population and Dwellings, 2013
Compiled and presented by .id, the population experts.
Change in five year age structure, 2006 to 2013
Change in five year age structure, 2006 to 2013 85 and over years, Thames-Coromandel District: +177 80 to 84 years, Thames-Coromandel District: +168 75 to 79 years, Thames-Coromandel District: +42 70 to 74 years, Thames-Coromandel District: +519 65 to 69 years, Thames-Coromandel District: +654 60 to 64 years, Thames-Coromandel District: +459 55 to 59 years, Thames-Coromandel District: -66 50 to 54 years, Thames-Coromandel District: +9 45 to 49 years, Thames-Coromandel District: -252 40 to 44 years, Thames-Coromandel District: -198 35 to 39 years, Thames-Coromandel District: -333 30 to 34 years, Thames-Coromandel District: -321 25 to 29 years, Thames-Coromandel District: -66 20 to 24 years, Thames-Coromandel District: -66 15 to 19 years, Thames-Coromandel District: -192 10 to 14 years, Thames-Coromandel District: -177 5 to 9 years, Thames-Coromandel District: -39 0 to 4 years, Thames-Coromandel District: -75
Source: Statistics New Zealand, Census of Population and Dwellings, 2006 and 2013
Compiled and presented by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the five year age groups of the Thames-Coromandel District in 2013 compared to the Waikato Region 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, 16.3% of the population was aged between 0 and 14, and 27.0% were aged 65 years and over, compared with 21.7% and 14.8% respectively for the Waikato Region.

The major differences between the age structure of the Thames-Coromandel District and the Waikato Region were:

  • A larger percentage of persons aged 65 to 69 (9.2% compared to 4.8%)
  • A larger percentage of persons aged 60 to 64 (9.2% compared to 5.5%)
  • A larger percentage of persons aged 70 to 74 (7.0% compared to 3.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 20 to 24 (3.3% compared to 6.7%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2013, Thames-Coromandel District's population increased by 243 people (0.9%). This represents an average annual population change of 0.13% per year over the period.

There were no major differences in the Thames-Coromandel District between 2006 and 2013.

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