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Revesby - Revesby Heights

Education institution attending

24% of people in Revesby - Revesby Heights attended an educational institution in 2011.

The share of Revesby - Revesby Heights'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
Revesby - Revesby Heights - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Type of institutionNumber%Bankstown City %Number%Bankstown City %2006 to 2011
Pre-school
2731.91.81961.51.6+77
Primary school
1,1207.78.61,0417.88.6+79
Primary - Government
6934.85.06584.95.2+35
Primary - Catholic
3562.52.23072.32.2+49
Primary - Independent
710.51.3750.61.2-5
Secondary school
9276.47.18976.77.0+30
Secondary - Government
6154.24.35694.34.1+46
Secondary - Catholic
2611.81.82742.02.0-13
Secondary - Independent
510.40.9540.40.9-3
map this data in atlas.idTAFE3612.52.63532.62.6+8
map this data in atlas.idUniversity6234.34.13482.62.9+275
Other
1280.90.8650.50.7+63
map this data in atlas.idNot attending10,08569.567.09,45170.767.2+634
Not stated
9986.98.11,0107.69.3-12

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, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 1.9% Primary school, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 7.7% Primary - Government, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 4.8% Primary - Catholic, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 2.5% Primary - Independent, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 0.5% Secondary school, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 6.4% Secondary - Government, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 4.2% Secondary - Catholic, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 1.8% Secondary - Independent, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 0.4% TAFE, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 2.5% University, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 4.3% Other, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 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, Revesby - Revesby Heights: +77 Primary school, Revesby - Revesby Heights: +79 Primary - Government, Revesby - Revesby Heights: +35 Primary - Catholic, Revesby - Revesby Heights: +49 Primary - Independent, Revesby - Revesby Heights: -5 Secondary school, Revesby - Revesby Heights: +30 Secondary - Government, Revesby - Revesby Heights: +46 Secondary - Catholic, Revesby - Revesby Heights: -13 Secondary - Independent, Revesby - Revesby Heights: -3 TAFE, Revesby - Revesby Heights: +8 University, Revesby - Revesby Heights: +275 Other, Revesby - Revesby Heights: +63
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 Revesby - Revesby Heights in 2011 compared to Bankstown City shows that there was a lower proportion attending primary school, a lower proportion attending secondary school, and a similar proportion engaged in tertiary level education.

Overall, 7.7% of the population were attending primary school, 6.4% 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 difference between the share of the population attending learning institutions in Revesby - Revesby Heights and Bankstown City was:

  • A larger percentage of persons not attending (69.5% compared to 67.0%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Revesby - Revesby Heights's population increased by 1,155 people (+8.6%). This represents an average annual change of 1.67% per year over the period.

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

  • University (+275 persons)
  • Primary school (+79 persons)
  • Pre-school (+77 persons)
  • Primary - Catholic (+49 persons)

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