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Sandringham Major Activity Centre

Education institution attending

20% of people in Sandringham Major Activity Centre attended an educational institution in 2011.

The share of Sandringham Major Activity Centre'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 Major Activity Centre - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Type of institutionNumber%City of Bayside %Number%City of Bayside %2006 to 2011
Pre-school
432.12.1382.02.1+5
Primary school
1326.69.21236.58.3+9
Primary - Government
763.85.1653.44.6+11
Primary - Catholic
190.92.0261.41.8-7
Primary - Independent
381.92.1321.71.9+5
Secondary school
964.87.0854.57.3+11
Secondary - Government
150.81.9130.72.1+2
Secondary - Catholic
281.41.3231.21.4+4
Secondary - Independent
542.73.8492.63.8+5
map this data in atlas.idTAFE321.61.4251.31.5+8
map this data in atlas.idUniversity924.64.9764.04.5+16
Other
90.50.6181.00.6-9
map this data in atlas.idNot attending1,48773.969.01,31269.068.6+174
Not stated
1206.05.722511.87.2-105

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 Major Activity Centre: 2.1% Primary school, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: 6.6% Primary - Government, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: 3.8% Primary - Catholic, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: 0.9% Primary - Independent, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: 1.9% Secondary school, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: 4.8% Secondary - Government, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: 0.8% Secondary - Catholic, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: 1.4% Secondary - Independent, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: 2.7% TAFE, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: 1.6% University, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: 4.6% Other, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: 0.5%
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, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: +5 Primary school, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: +9 Primary - Government, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: +11 Primary - Catholic, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: -7 Primary - Independent, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: +5 Secondary school, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: +11 Secondary - Government, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: +2 Secondary - Catholic, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: +4 Secondary - Independent, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: +5 TAFE, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: +8 University, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: +16 Other, Sandringham Major Activity Centre: -9
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 Major Activity Centre in 2011 compared to City of Bayside 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, 6.6% of the population were attending primary school, 4.8% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 6.2% were learning at a tertiary level, compared with 9.2%, 7.0% and 6.3% respectively for City of Bayside.

The major differences between the share of the population attending learning institutions in Sandringham Major Activity Centre and City of Bayside were:

  • A larger percentage of persons not attending (73.9% compared to 69.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons attending a Government primary school (6.6% compared to 9.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons attending a Government secondary school (4.8% compared to 7.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons attending a Catholic primary school (3.8% compared to 5.1%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Sandringham Major Activity Centre's population increased by 111 people (+5.8%). This represents an average annual change of 1.14% per year over the period.

There were no major differences in Sandringham Major Activity Centre between 2006 and 2011.

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