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Australia - Population ages 65 years and above as a share of total population

15.5 (%) in 2017

In 2017, population aged 65 years and above for Australia was 15.5 %. Population aged 65 years and above of Australia increased from 8.4 % in 1968 to 15.5 % in 2017 growing at an average annual rate of 1.27 %.

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What is population aged 65 years and above?

Population ages 65 and above as a percentage of the total population. Population is based on the de facto definition of population.

What is Australia population aged 65 years and above?

Date Value Change, %
2017 15.5 1.64 %
2016 15.3 1.84 %
2015 15.0 2.05 %
2014 14.7 2.26 %
2013 14.4 2.38 %
2012 14.0 2.25 %
2011 13.7 1.94 %
2010 13.4 1.52 %
2009 13.2 1.04 %
2008 13.1 0.66 %
2007 13.0 0.50 %
2006 13.0