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Education institution attending

23% of people in Casey Coast attended an educational institution in 2011.

The share of Casey Coast'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
Casey Coast - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Type of institutionNumber%City of Casey %Number%City of Casey %2006 to 2011
Pre-school
812.21.9661.91.8+15
Primary school
3389.39.52878.410.4+51
Primary - Government
2747.66.62467.27.5+28
Primary - Catholic
290.81.7190.61.9+10
Primary - Independent
351.01.2220.61.1+13
Secondary school
2376.57.92086.17.8+28
Secondary - Government
1835.04.91634.84.9+20
Secondary - Catholic
230.61.6160.51.6+8
Secondary - Independent
310.91.4300.91.2+1
map this data in atlas.idTAFE902.52.6661.92.3+24
map this data in atlas.idUniversity571.63.0351.02.3+22
Other
220.61.0100.30.7+12
map this data in atlas.idNot attending2,60972.168.12,21064.667.3+399
Not stated
1835.16.153615.77.5-353

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 Casey: 1.9% Primary school, City of Casey: 9.5% Primary - Government, City of Casey: 6.6% Primary - Catholic, City of Casey: 1.7% Primary - Independent, City of Casey: 1.2% Secondary school, City of Casey: 7.9% Secondary - Government, City of Casey: 4.9% Secondary - Catholic, City of Casey: 1.6% Secondary - Independent, City of Casey: 1.4% TAFE, City of Casey: 2.6% University, City of Casey: 3.0% Other, City of Casey: 1.0% Pre-school, Casey Coast: 2.2% Primary school, Casey Coast: 9.3% Primary - Government, Casey Coast: 7.6% Primary - Catholic, Casey Coast: 0.8% Primary - Independent, Casey Coast: 1.0% Secondary school, Casey Coast: 6.5% Secondary - Government, Casey Coast: 5.0% Secondary - Catholic, Casey Coast: 0.6% Secondary - Independent, Casey Coast: 0.9% TAFE, Casey Coast: 2.5% University, Casey Coast: 1.6% Other, Casey Coast: 0.6%
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, Casey Coast: +15 Primary school, Casey Coast: +51 Primary - Government, Casey Coast: +28 Primary - Catholic, Casey Coast: +10 Primary - Independent, Casey Coast: +13 Secondary school, Casey Coast: +28 Secondary - Government, Casey Coast: +20 Secondary - Catholic, Casey Coast: +8 Secondary - Independent, Casey Coast: +1 TAFE, Casey Coast: +24 University, Casey Coast: +22 Other, Casey Coast: +12
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 Casey Coast in 2011 compared to the City of Casey shows that there was a similar proportion attending primary school, a lower proportion attending secondary school, and a lower proportion engaged in tertiary level education.

Overall, 9.3% of the population were attending primary school, 6.5% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 4.1% were learning at a tertiary level, compared with 9.5%, 7.9% and 5.6% respectively for the City of Casey.

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

  • A larger percentage of persons not attending (72.1% compared to 68.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons attending University (1.6% compared to 3.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons attending a Government secondary school (6.5% compared to 7.9%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Casey Coast's population increased by 198 people (+5.8%). This represents an average annual change of 1.13% per year over the period.

The largest change in the number of persons attending education institutions in Casey Coast, between 2006 and 2011 was in those who nominated:

  • Primary school (+51 persons)

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