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South East Corner

Education institution attending

21% of people in South East Corner attended an educational institution in 2011.

The share of South East Corner'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
South East Corner - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Type of institutionNumber%City of Adelaide %Number%City of Adelaide %2006 to 2011
Pre-school
210.60.560.20.4+15
Primary school
722.02.0772.32.0-5
Primary - Government
531.51.2501.51.0+3
Primary - Catholic
130.40.3210.60.4-8
Primary - Independent
60.20.660.20.60
Secondary school
661.92.0591.82.0+7
Secondary - Government
361.00.8321.00.8+4
Secondary - Catholic
80.20.3100.30.3-2
Secondary - Independent
220.60.9170.50.9+5
map this data in atlas.idTAFE842.42.5752.32.2+9
map this data in atlas.idUniversity46713.224.746013.821.5+7
Other
330.91.3270.80.9+6
map this data in atlas.idNot attending2,31165.555.82,14264.456.0+169
Not stated
47413.411.148014.415.0-6

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, South East Corner: 0.6% Primary school, South East Corner: 2.0% Primary - Government, South East Corner: 1.5% Primary - Catholic, South East Corner: 0.4% Primary - Independent, South East Corner: 0.2% Secondary school, South East Corner: 1.9% Secondary - Government, South East Corner: 1.0% Secondary - Catholic, South East Corner: 0.2% Secondary - Independent, South East Corner: 0.6% TAFE, South East Corner: 2.4% University, South East Corner: 13.2% Other, South East Corner: 0.9%
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, South East Corner: +15 Primary school, South East Corner: -5 Primary - Government, South East Corner: +3 Primary - Catholic, South East Corner: -8 Primary - Independent, South East Corner: 0 Secondary school, South East Corner: +7 Secondary - Government, South East Corner: +4 Secondary - Catholic, South East Corner: -2 Secondary - Independent, South East Corner: +5 TAFE, South East Corner: +9 University, South East Corner: +7 Other, South East Corner: +6
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 South East Corner in 2011 compared to the City of Adelaide shows that there was a similar proportion attending primary school, a similar proportion attending secondary school, and a lower proportion engaged in tertiary level education.

Overall, 2.0% of the population were attending primary school, 1.9% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 15.6% 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 South East Corner and the City of Adelaide were:

  • A larger percentage of persons not attending (65.5% compared to 55.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons attending University (13.2% compared to 24.7%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, South East Corner's population increased by 202 people (+6.1%). This represents an average annual change of 1.19% per year over the period.

There were no major differences in South East Corner between 2006 and 2011.

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