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Bass Hill - Lansdowne
Education institution attending

24% of people in Bass Hill - Lansdowne attended an educational institution in 2011.

The share of Bass Hill - Lansdowne'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
Bass Hill - Lansdowne - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Type of institutionNumber%Bankstown City %Number%Bankstown City %2006 to 2011
Pre-school
1802.11.81311.71.6+49
Primary school
7258.78.66918.78.6+35
Primary - Government
3774.55.03764.75.2+1
Primary - Catholic
2282.72.22212.82.2+6
Primary - Independent
1201.41.3931.21.2+27
Secondary school
5776.97.15486.97.0+30
Secondary - Government
3063.64.33023.84.1+3
Secondary - Catholic
1942.31.81912.42.0+4
Secondary - Independent
780.90.9550.70.9+23
map this data in atlas.idTAFE2152.62.61772.22.6+37
map this data in atlas.idUniversity3103.74.12072.62.9+103
Other
380.50.8310.40.7+7
map this data in atlas.idNot attending5,71868.267.05,41068.067.2+308
Not stated
6157.38.17609.69.3-145

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, Bankstown City: 1.8% Primary school, Bankstown City: 8.6% Primary - Government, Bankstown City: 5.0% Primary - Catholic, Bankstown City: 2.2% Primary - Independent, Bankstown City: 1.3% Secondary school, Bankstown City: 7.1% Secondary - Government, Bankstown City: 4.3% Secondary - Catholic, Bankstown City: 1.8% Secondary - Independent, Bankstown City: 0.9% TAFE, Bankstown City: 2.6% University, Bankstown City: 4.1% Other, Bankstown City: 0.8% Pre-school, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 2.1% Primary school, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 8.7% Primary - Government, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 4.5% Primary - Catholic, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 2.7% Primary - Independent, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 1.4% Secondary school, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 6.9% Secondary - Government, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 3.6% Secondary - Catholic, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 2.3% Secondary - Independent, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 0.9% TAFE, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 2.6% University, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 3.7% Other, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: 0.5%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
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Change in education institution attending, 2006 to 2011
Change in education institution attending, 2006 to 2011 Pre-school, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: +49 Primary school, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: +35 Primary - Government, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: +1 Primary - Catholic, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: +6 Primary - Independent, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: +27 Secondary school, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: +30 Secondary - Government, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: +3 Secondary - Catholic, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: +4 Secondary - Independent, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: +23 TAFE, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: +37 University, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: +103 Other, Bass Hill - Lansdowne: +7
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 Bass Hill - Lansdowne in 2011 compared to Bankstown City shows that there was a similar proportion attending primary school, a similar proportion attending secondary school, and a similar proportion engaged in tertiary level education.

Overall, 8.7% of the population were attending primary school, 6.9% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 6.3% were learning at a tertiary level, compared with 8.6%, 7.1% and 6.7% respectively for Bankstown City.

The major difference between the share of the population attending learning institutions in Bass Hill - Lansdowne and Bankstown City was:

  • A larger percentage of persons not attending (68.2% compared to 67.0%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Bass Hill - Lansdowne's population increased by 425 people (+5.3%). This represents an average annual change of 1.05% per year over the period.

The largest change in the number of persons attending education institutions in Bass Hill - Lansdowne, between 2006 and 2011 was in those who nominated:

  • University (+103 persons)

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