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Keilor Park and District

Education institution attending

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17% of people in Keilor Park and District attended an educational institution in 2016.

The share of Keilor Park and District'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
Keilor Park and District - Total persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
Type of institutionNumber%City of Brimbank %Number%City of Brimbank %2011 to 2016
Pre-school
501.81.3411.61.4+9
Primary school
1746.47.41395.47.2+35
Primary - Government
973.64.6752.94.3+22
Primary - Catholic
682.52.2552.12.3+13
Primary - Independent
90.30.690.40.70
Secondary school
1204.46.41325.26.6-12
Secondary - Government
762.84.0793.14.0-3
Secondary - Catholic
321.21.8461.81.8-14
Secondary - Independent
120.40.770.30.9+5
map this data in atlas.idTAFE100.41.9461.82.4-36
map this data in atlas.idUniversity772.85.3712.84.1+6
Other
230.81.7230.91.40
map this data in atlas.idNot attending2,08576.668.51,96576.767.8+120
Not stated
1846.87.51465.79.0+38

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Education institution attending, 2016
Education institution attending, 2016 Pre-school, City of Brimbank: 1.3% Primary school, City of Brimbank: 7.4% Primary - Government, City of Brimbank: 4.6% Primary - Catholic, City of Brimbank: 2.2% Primary - Independent, City of Brimbank: 0.6% Secondary school, City of Brimbank: 6.4% Secondary - Government, City of Brimbank: 4.0% Secondary - Catholic, City of Brimbank: 1.8% Secondary - Independent, City of Brimbank: 0.7% TAFE, City of Brimbank: 1.9% University, City of Brimbank: 5.3% Other, City of Brimbank: 1.7% Pre-school, Keilor Park and District: 1.8% Primary school, Keilor Park and District: 6.4% Primary - Government, Keilor Park and District: 3.6% Primary - Catholic, Keilor Park and District: 2.5% Primary - Independent, Keilor Park and District: 0.3% Secondary school, Keilor Park and District: 4.4% Secondary - Government, Keilor Park and District: 2.8% Secondary - Catholic, Keilor Park and District: 1.2% Secondary - Independent, Keilor Park and District: 0.4% TAFE, Keilor Park and District: 0.4% University, Keilor Park and District: 2.8% Other, Keilor Park and District: 0.8%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in education institution attending, 2011 to 2016
Change in education institution attending, 2011 to 2016 Pre-school, Keilor Park and District: +9 Primary school, Keilor Park and District: +35 Primary - Government, Keilor Park and District: +22 Primary - Catholic, Keilor Park and District: +13 Primary - Independent, Keilor Park and District: 0 Secondary school, Keilor Park and District: -12 Secondary - Government, Keilor Park and District: -3 Secondary - Catholic, Keilor Park and District: -14 Secondary - Independent, Keilor Park and District: +5 TAFE, Keilor Park and District: -36 University, Keilor Park and District: +6 Other, Keilor Park and District: 0
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 and 2016 (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 Keilor Park and District in 2016 compared to City of Brimbank shows that there was a lower proportion attending primary school, a lower proportion attending secondary school, and a lower proportion engaged in tertiary level education.

Overall, 6.4% of the population were attending primary school, 4.4% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 3.2% were learning at a tertiary level, compared with 7.4%, 6.4% and 7.2% respectively for City of Brimbank.

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

  • A larger percentage of persons not attending (76.6% compared to 68.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons attending University (2.8% compared to 5.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons attending a Government secondary school (4.4% compared to 6.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons attending TAFE (0.4% compared to 1.9%)

Emerging groups

From 2011 to 2016, Keilor Park and District's population increased by 160 people (+6.2%). This represents an average annual change of 1.22% per year over the period.

There were no major differences in Keilor Park and District between 2011 and 2016.

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