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Education institution attending

50% of people in Park Lands attended an educational institution in 2011.

The share of Park Lands's population attending educational institutions reflects the age structure of the population, as it is influenced by the number of children attending school; proximity to tertiary education, which can mean young adults leaving home to be nearer to educational facilities and; the degree to which people are seeking out educational opportunities in adulthood, especially in their late teens and early twenties.

This data is often combined with Age Structure to identify areas with significant university student populations.

Derived from the Census question:

'What type of educational institution is the person attending?'

Total population

Education institution attending
Park Lands - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Type of institutionNumber%City of Adelaide %Number%City of Adelaide %2006 to 2011
Pre-school
00.00.500.00.40
Primary school
00.02.000.02.00
Primary - Government
00.01.200.01.00
Primary - Catholic
00.00.300.00.40
Primary - Independent
00.00.600.00.60
Secondary school
30.92.000.02.0+3
Secondary - Government
00.00.800.00.80
Secondary - Catholic
00.00.300.00.30
Secondary - Independent
30.90.900.00.9+3
map this data in atlas.idTAFE133.82.500.02.2+13
map this data in atlas.idUniversity15144.324.714248.121.5+9
Other
41.21.300.00.9+4
map this data in atlas.idNot attending10430.555.87224.456.0+32
Not stated
6619.411.18127.515.0-15

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Education institution attending, 2011
Education institution attending, 2011 Pre-school, City of Adelaide: 0.5% Primary school, City of Adelaide: 2.0% Primary - Government, City of Adelaide: 1.2% Primary - Catholic, City of Adelaide: 0.3% Primary - Independent, City of Adelaide: 0.6% Secondary school, City of Adelaide: 2.0% Secondary - Government, City of Adelaide: 0.8% Secondary - Catholic, City of Adelaide: 0.3% Secondary - Independent, City of Adelaide: 0.9% TAFE, City of Adelaide: 2.5% University, City of Adelaide: 24.7% Other, City of Adelaide: 1.3% Pre-school, Park Lands: 0.0% Primary school, Park Lands: 0.0% Primary - Government, Park Lands: 0.0% Primary - Catholic, Park Lands: 0.0% Primary - Independent, Park Lands: 0.0% Secondary school, Park Lands: 0.9% Secondary - Government, Park Lands: 0.0% Secondary - Catholic, Park Lands: 0.0% Secondary - Independent, Park Lands: 0.9% TAFE, Park Lands: 3.8% University, Park Lands: 44.3% Other, Park Lands: 1.2%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in education institution attending, 2006 to 2011
Change in education institution attending, 2006 to 2011 Pre-school, Park Lands: 0 Primary school, Park Lands: 0 Primary - Government, Park Lands: 0 Primary - Catholic, Park Lands: 0 Primary - Independent, Park Lands: 0 Secondary school, Park Lands: +3 Secondary - Government, Park Lands: 0 Secondary - Catholic, Park Lands: 0 Secondary - Independent, Park Lands: +3 TAFE, Park Lands: +13 University, Park Lands: +9 Other, Park Lands: +4
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the share of the population attending educational institutions in Park Lands in 2011 compared to the City of Adelaide shows that there was a lower proportion attending primary school, a lower proportion attending secondary school, and a higher proportion engaged in tertiary level education.

Overall, 0.0% of the population were attending primary school, 0.9% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 48.1% were learning at a tertiary level, compared with 2.0%, 2.0% and 27.2% respectively for the City of Adelaide.

The major differences between the share of the population attending learning institutions in Park Lands and the City of Adelaide were:

  • A larger percentage of persons attending University (44.3% compared to 24.7%)
  • A larger percentage of persons attending TAFE (3.8% compared to 2.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons not attending (30.5% compared to 55.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons attending a Government primary school (0.0% compared to 2.0%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Park Lands's population increased by 46 people (+15.6%). This represents an average annual change of 2.94% per year over the period.

There were no major differences in Park Lands between 2006 and 2011.

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