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Greenacre - Chullora
Education institution attending

28% of people in Greenacre - Chullora attended an educational institution in 2011.

The share of Greenacre - Chullora'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
Greenacre - Chullora - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Type of institutionNumber%Bankstown City %Number%Bankstown City %2006 to 2011
Pre-school
3931.81.83421.71.6+50
Primary school
2,13910.08.62,0229.98.6+117
Primary - Government
9924.65.09974.95.2-5
Primary - Catholic
5242.42.25342.62.2-10
Primary - Independent
6232.91.34912.41.2+133
Secondary school
1,8308.67.11,7098.47.0+121
Secondary - Government
9204.34.38644.24.1+57
Secondary - Catholic
4472.11.84812.42.0-34
Secondary - Independent
4622.20.93641.80.9+98
map this data in atlas.idTAFE5112.42.65632.82.6-52
map this data in atlas.idUniversity9384.44.15692.82.9+369
Other
1430.70.81140.60.7+29
map this data in atlas.idNot attending13,62963.767.013,01764.067.2+612
Not stated
1,8038.48.11,9929.89.3-188

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, Greenacre - Chullora: 1.8% Primary school, Greenacre - Chullora: 10.0% Primary - Government, Greenacre - Chullora: 4.6% Primary - Catholic, Greenacre - Chullora: 2.4% Primary - Independent, Greenacre - Chullora: 2.9% Secondary school, Greenacre - Chullora: 8.6% Secondary - Government, Greenacre - Chullora: 4.3% Secondary - Catholic, Greenacre - Chullora: 2.1% Secondary - Independent, Greenacre - Chullora: 2.2% TAFE, Greenacre - Chullora: 2.4% University, Greenacre - Chullora: 4.4% Other, Greenacre - Chullora: 0.7%
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, Greenacre - Chullora: +50 Primary school, Greenacre - Chullora: +117 Primary - Government, Greenacre - Chullora: -5 Primary - Catholic, Greenacre - Chullora: -10 Primary - Independent, Greenacre - Chullora: +133 Secondary school, Greenacre - Chullora: +121 Secondary - Government, Greenacre - Chullora: +57 Secondary - Catholic, Greenacre - Chullora: -34 Secondary - Independent, Greenacre - Chullora: +98 TAFE, Greenacre - Chullora: -52 University, Greenacre - Chullora: +369 Other, Greenacre - Chullora: +29
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011 (Usual residence data)
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Dominant groups

Analysis of the share of the population attending educational institutions in Greenacre - Chullora in 2011 compared to Bankstown City shows that there was a higher proportion attending primary school, a higher proportion attending secondary school, and a similar proportion engaged in tertiary level education.

Overall, 10.0% of the population were attending primary school, 8.6% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 6.8% were learning at a tertiary level, compared with 8.6%, 7.1% and 6.7% respectively for Bankstown City.

The major differences between the share of the population attending learning institutions in Greenacre - Chullora and Bankstown City were:

  • A larger percentage of persons attending a primary school (any type) (2.9% compared to 1.3%)
  • A larger percentage of persons attending a Government primary school (10.0% compared to 8.6%)
  • A larger percentage of persons attending a Government secondary school (8.6% compared to 7.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons not attending (63.7% compared to 67.0%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Greenacre - Chullora's population increased by 1,057 people (+5.2%). This represents an average annual change of 1.02% per year over the period.

The largest changes in the number of persons attending education institutions in Greenacre - Chullora, between 2006 and 2011 were in those who nominated:

  • University (+369 persons)
  • Primary - Independent (+133 persons)
  • Secondary school (+121 persons)
  • Primary school (+117 persons)

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