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Education institution attending

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

The share of Hillside'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
Hillside - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Type of institutionNumber%City of Brimbank %Number%City of Brimbank %2006 to 2011
Pre-school
292.41.4282.41.4+1
Primary school
12310.27.214012.28.1-17
Primary - Government
806.64.31139.94.9-33
Primary - Catholic
292.42.3171.52.5+12
Primary - Independent
141.20.7100.90.8+4
Secondary school
927.66.6635.57.2+29
Secondary - Government
695.74.0494.34.3+20
Secondary - Catholic
80.71.8111.01.9-3
Secondary - Independent
151.20.930.30.9+12
map this data in atlas.idTAFE211.72.4191.72.1+2
map this data in atlas.idUniversity322.74.1292.53.3+3
Other
90.71.4131.10.9-4
map this data in atlas.idNot attending80466.867.876266.667.7+42
Not stated
947.89.0917.99.2+3

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 Brimbank: 1.4% Primary school, City of Brimbank: 7.2% Primary - Government, City of Brimbank: 4.3% Primary - Catholic, City of Brimbank: 2.3% Primary - Independent, City of Brimbank: 0.7% Secondary school, City of Brimbank: 6.6% Secondary - Government, City of Brimbank: 4.0% Secondary - Catholic, City of Brimbank: 1.8% Secondary - Independent, City of Brimbank: 0.9% TAFE, City of Brimbank: 2.4% University, City of Brimbank: 4.1% Other, City of Brimbank: 1.4% Pre-school, Hillside: 2.4% Primary school, Hillside: 10.2% Primary - Government, Hillside: 6.6% Primary - Catholic, Hillside: 2.4% Primary - Independent, Hillside: 1.2% Secondary school, Hillside: 7.6% Secondary - Government, Hillside: 5.7% Secondary - Catholic, Hillside: 0.7% Secondary - Independent, Hillside: 1.2% TAFE, Hillside: 1.7% University, Hillside: 2.7% Other, Hillside: 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, Hillside: +1 Primary school, Hillside: -17 Primary - Government, Hillside: -33 Primary - Catholic, Hillside: +12 Primary - Independent, Hillside: +4 Secondary school, Hillside: +29 Secondary - Government, Hillside: +20 Secondary - Catholic, Hillside: -3 Secondary - Independent, Hillside: +12 TAFE, Hillside: +2 University, Hillside: +3 Other, Hillside: -4
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 Hillside in 2011 compared to City of Brimbank shows that there was a higher proportion attending primary school, a higher proportion attending secondary school, and a lower proportion engaged in tertiary level education.

Overall, 10.2% of the population were attending primary school, 7.6% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 4.4% were learning at a tertiary level, compared with 7.2%, 6.6% and 6.5% respectively for City of Brimbank.

The major differences between the share of the population attending learning institutions in Hillside and City of Brimbank were:

  • A larger percentage of persons attending a Government primary school (10.2% compared to 7.2%)
  • A larger percentage of persons attending a Catholic primary school (6.6% compared to 4.3%)
  • A larger percentage of persons attending a Catholic secondary school (5.7% compared to 4.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons attending University (2.7% compared to 4.1%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Hillside's population increased by 59 people (+5.2%). This represents an average annual change of 1.01% per year over the period.

There were no major differences in Hillside between 2006 and 2011.

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