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Doveton - Eumemmerring

Education institution attending

21% of people in Doveton - Eumemmerring attended an educational institution in 2011.

The share of Doveton - Eumemmerring'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
Doveton - Eumemmerring - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Type of institutionNumber%City of Casey %Number%City of Casey %2006 to 2011
Pre-school
1521.51.9780.81.8+74
Primary school
7006.89.57428.010.4-42
Primary - Government
5074.96.65786.27.5-71
Primary - Catholic
1361.31.71051.11.9+31
Primary - Independent
570.61.2590.61.1-2
Secondary school
6035.97.95846.37.8+19
Secondary - Government
4784.74.94494.84.9+29
Secondary - Catholic
880.91.6941.01.6-6
Secondary - Independent
370.41.4410.41.2-4
map this data in atlas.idTAFE3053.02.62462.62.3+59
map this data in atlas.idUniversity2312.33.01311.42.3+100
Other
1571.51.01141.20.7+43
map this data in atlas.idNot attending6,93267.768.16,38668.567.3+546
Not stated
1,16611.46.11,04811.27.5+118

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, Doveton - Eumemmerring: 1.5% Primary school, Doveton - Eumemmerring: 6.8% Primary - Government, Doveton - Eumemmerring: 4.9% Primary - Catholic, Doveton - Eumemmerring: 1.3% Primary - Independent, Doveton - Eumemmerring: 0.6% Secondary school, Doveton - Eumemmerring: 5.9% Secondary - Government, Doveton - Eumemmerring: 4.7% Secondary - Catholic, Doveton - Eumemmerring: 0.9% Secondary - Independent, Doveton - Eumemmerring: 0.4% TAFE, Doveton - Eumemmerring: 3.0% University, Doveton - Eumemmerring: 2.3% Other, Doveton - Eumemmerring: 1.5%
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, Doveton - Eumemmerring: +74 Primary school, Doveton - Eumemmerring: -42 Primary - Government, Doveton - Eumemmerring: -71 Primary - Catholic, Doveton - Eumemmerring: +31 Primary - Independent, Doveton - Eumemmerring: -2 Secondary school, Doveton - Eumemmerring: +19 Secondary - Government, Doveton - Eumemmerring: +29 Secondary - Catholic, Doveton - Eumemmerring: -6 Secondary - Independent, Doveton - Eumemmerring: -4 TAFE, Doveton - Eumemmerring: +59 University, Doveton - Eumemmerring: +100 Other, Doveton - Eumemmerring: +43
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 Doveton - Eumemmerring in 2011 compared to the City of Casey 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, 6.8% of the population were attending primary school, 5.9% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 5.2% 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 Doveton - Eumemmerring and the City of Casey were:

  • A smaller percentage of persons attending a Government primary school (6.8% compared to 9.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons attending a Government secondary school (5.9% compared to 7.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons attending a Catholic primary school (4.9% compared to 6.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons attending a secondary school (any type) (0.4% compared to 1.4%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Doveton - Eumemmerring's population increased by 917 people (+9.8%). This represents an average annual change of 1.89% per year over the period.

The largest changes in the number of persons attending education institutions in Doveton - Eumemmerring, between 2006 and 2011 were in those who nominated:

  • University (+100 persons)
  • Pre-school (+74 persons)
  • Primary - Government (-71 persons)
  • TAFE (+59 persons)

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