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Grenada Village - Paparangi - Woodridge - Horokiwi

Population and age structure

Between 2013 and 2028, the age structure forecasts for Grenada Village - Paparangi - Woodridge - Horokiwi indicate a 67.7% increase in population under working age, a 157.6% increase in population of retirement age, and a 30.8% 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 Grenada Village - Paparangi - Woodridge - Horokiwi 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
Grenada Village - Paparangi - Woodridge - Horokiwi - Total persons201320282043Change between 2013 and 2043
Age group (years)Number%Number%Number%Number
0 to 45109.06828.17687.3+259
5 to 93746.67559.08187.8+444
10 to 143836.86888.27647.3+381
15 to 193566.34925.86606.3+304
20 to 243065.42723.24554.3+149
25 to 293916.93514.24284.1+37
30 to 345028.94835.75415.2+39
35 to 394828.55957.16586.3+176
40 to 4456610.07158.57697.3+203
45 to 494648.27218.67907.5+326
50 to 543576.35836.97156.8+357
55 to 593015.35176.16646.3+364
60 to 642113.74195.05945.7+383
65 to 691753.13334.04914.7+315
70 to 741222.22803.34334.1+311
75 to 79901.62042.43493.3+258
80 to 84430.81541.82702.6+227
85 and over180.31832.23383.2+320
Total persons5,652100.08,427100.010,503100.0+4,851
Source: Population and household forecasts, 2013 to 2043, prepared by .id (informed decisions), December 2020.

Key findings

In 2013, the dominant age structure for persons in Grenada Village - Paparangi - Woodridge - Horokiwi was ages 40 to 44, which accounted for 10.0% of the total persons.

The largest increase in persons between 2013 and 2028 is forecast to be in ages 5 to 9, which is expected to increase by 381 and account for 9.0% of the total persons.

The largest 5 year age group in 2028 is 5 to 9 years, with a total of 755 persons.

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