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Revesby - Revesby Heights
Highest level of schooling

In Revesby - Revesby Heights, 46% of people aged over 15 years had completed Year 12 schooling (or equivalent) as of 2011.

Revesby - Revesby Heights's school completion data is a useful indicator of socio-economic status. With other indicators, such as Proficiency in English, the data informs planners and decision-makers about people's ability to access services. Combined with Educational Qualifications it also allows assessment of the skill base of the population.

Derived from the Census question:

'What is the highest year of primary or secondary school the person has completed?'

Persons aged 15 years and over

Highest level of secondary schooling completed
Revesby - Revesby Heights - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Level of schoolingNumber%Bankstown City %Number%Bankstown City %2006 to 2011
Year 8 or below7666.57.79578.99.0-190
Year 9 or equivalent8917.66.49058.47.3-13
Year 10 or equivalent2,77323.621.72,95627.524.1-184
Year 11 or equivalent6365.45.45345.05.3+102
Year 12 or equivalent5,44846.546.54,24239.540.6+1,206
Did not go to school2021.72.71451.32.9+57
Not stated1,0108.69.51,0129.410.8-2

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

Highest level of schooling completed, 2011
Highest level of schooling completed, 2011 Did not go to school, Bankstown City: 2.7% Year 12 or equivalent, Bankstown City: 46.5% Year 11 or equivalent, Bankstown City: 5.4% Year 10 or equivalent, Bankstown City: 21.7% Year 9 or equivalent, Bankstown City: 6.4% Year 8 or below, Bankstown City: 7.7% Did not go to school, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 1.7% Year 12 or equivalent, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 46.5% Year 11 or equivalent, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 5.4% Year 10 or equivalent, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 23.6% Year 9 or equivalent, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 7.6% Year 8 or below, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 6.5%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
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Change in highest level of schooling completed, 2006 to 2011
Change in highest level of schooling completed, 2006 to 2011 Did not go to school, Revesby - Revesby Heights: +57 Year 12 or equivalent, Revesby - Revesby Heights: +1,206 Year 11 or equivalent, Revesby - Revesby Heights: +102 Year 10 or equivalent, Revesby - Revesby Heights: -184 Year 9 or equivalent, Revesby - Revesby Heights: -13 Year 8 or below, Revesby - Revesby Heights: -190
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 highest level of schooling attained by the population in Revesby - Revesby Heights in 2011 compared to Bankstown City shows that there was a higher proportion of people who had left school at an early level (Year 10 or less) and a similar proportion of people who completed Year 12 or equivalent.

Overall, 39.5% of the population left school at Year 10 or below, and 46.5% went on to complete Year 12 or equivalent, compared with 38.6% and 46.5% respectively for Bankstown City.

The major differences between the level of schooling attained by the population in Revesby - Revesby Heights and Bankstown City were:

  • A larger percentage of persons who completed year 10 or equivalent (23.6% compared to 21.7%)
  • A larger percentage of persons who completed year 9 or equivalent (7.6% compared to 6.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who completed year 8 or below (6.5% compared to 7.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who did not go to school (1.7% compared to 2.7%)

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the level of schooling attained by the population in Revesby - Revesby Heights, between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • Year 12 or equivalent (+1,206 persons)
  • Year 8 or below (-190 persons)
  • Year 10 or equivalent (-184 persons)
  • Year 11 or equivalent (+102 persons)

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