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  • Table 10: Age ranges of SMSF members

    This table shows the approximate age distribution of SMSF members at 30 June 2016, along with the age distribution of members of SMSFs established in each year from 2011 to 2015. This is an estimate based on Australian Business Register (ABR) data.

    Age distribution of members, by establishment year of SMSF

    Age range

    Proportion of all members
    at June 2016

    2011

    2012

    2013

    2014

    2015

    < 25

    0.7%

    0.7%

    0.8%

    1.0%

    1.0%

    1.0%

    25 – 34

    4.0%

    4.7%

    5.4%

    6.5%

    7.5%

    9.2%

    35 – 44

    12.8%

    17.0%

    18.3%

    22.4%

    26.0%

    28.0%

    45 – 49

    10.5%

    13.1%

    13.8%

    15.7%

    16.9%

    16.9%

    50 – 54

    12.3%

    14.3%

    14.8%

    16.1%

    16.2%

    15.9%

    55 – 59

    13.9%

    15.4%

    16.5%

    15.5%

    14.5%

    13.7%

    60 – 64

    14.1%

    14.9%

    14.5%

    12.0%

    10.0%

    8.8%

    65 – 69

    14.2%

    12.5%

    10.6%

    7.4%

    5.5%

    4.6%

    70 – 74

    9.6%

    5.4%

    3.7%

    2.4%

    1.8%

    1.5%

    75 – 84

    7.2%

    2.0%

    1.5%

    1.0%

    0.6%

    0.5%

    85+

    0.9%

    0.1%

    0.1%

    0.1%

    0.1%

    0.0%

    Unknown

    0.0%

    0.0%

    0.0%

    0.0%

    0.0%

    0.0%

    Total

    100%

    100%

    100%

    100%

    100%

    100%

    Average member age

    57.8

    54.4

    53.3

    51.2

    49.7

    48.7

    Median member age

    58.5

    55.1

    54.1

    51.4

    49.6

    48.4

      Last modified: 20 Dec 2016QC 50779