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Education institution attending

25% of people in Sandringham attended an educational institution in 2011.

The share of Sandringham'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
Sandringham - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Type of institutionNumber%City of Bayside %Number%City of Bayside %2006 to 2011
Pre-school
2162.42.11962.32.1+20
Primary school
8409.29.27819.08.3+59
Primary - Government
4675.15.14194.84.6+48
Primary - Catholic
1812.02.01651.91.8+16
Primary - Independent
1932.12.11972.31.9-5
Secondary school
6046.67.05906.87.3+14
Secondary - Government
1661.81.91651.92.1+1
Secondary - Catholic
1331.41.31231.41.4+10
Secondary - Independent
3053.33.83023.53.8+3
map this data in atlas.idTAFE1251.41.41091.31.5+16
map this data in atlas.idUniversity4354.84.93724.34.5+63
Other
380.40.6590.70.6-21
map this data in atlas.idNot attending6,45970.569.06,02969.268.6+431
Not stated
4414.85.75726.67.2-131

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 Bayside: 2.1% Primary school, City of Bayside: 9.2% Primary - Government, City of Bayside: 5.1% Primary - Catholic, City of Bayside: 2.0% Primary - Independent, City of Bayside: 2.1% Secondary school, City of Bayside: 7.0% Secondary - Government, City of Bayside: 1.9% Secondary - Catholic, City of Bayside: 1.3% Secondary - Independent, City of Bayside: 3.8% TAFE, City of Bayside: 1.4% University, City of Bayside: 4.9% Other, City of Bayside: 0.6% Pre-school, Sandringham: 2.4% Primary school, Sandringham: 9.2% Primary - Government, Sandringham: 5.1% Primary - Catholic, Sandringham: 2.0% Primary - Independent, Sandringham: 2.1% Secondary school, Sandringham: 6.6% Secondary - Government, Sandringham: 1.8% Secondary - Catholic, Sandringham: 1.4% Secondary - Independent, Sandringham: 3.3% TAFE, Sandringham: 1.4% University, Sandringham: 4.8% Other, Sandringham: 0.4%
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, Sandringham: +20 Primary school, Sandringham: +59 Primary - Government, Sandringham: +48 Primary - Catholic, Sandringham: +16 Primary - Independent, Sandringham: -5 Secondary school, Sandringham: +14 Secondary - Government, Sandringham: +1 Secondary - Catholic, Sandringham: +10 Secondary - Independent, Sandringham: +3 TAFE, Sandringham: +16 University, Sandringham: +63 Other, Sandringham: -21
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 Sandringham in 2011 compared to City of Bayside 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, 9.2% of the population were attending primary school, 6.6% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 6.1% were learning at a tertiary level, compared with 9.2%, 7.0% and 6.3% respectively for City of Bayside.

The major difference between the share of the population attending learning institutions in Sandringham and City of Bayside was:

  • A larger percentage of persons not attending (70.5% compared to 69.0%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Sandringham's population increased by 451 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 Sandringham, between 2006 and 2011 were in those who nominated:

  • University (+63 persons)
  • Primary school (+59 persons)

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