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224 people in Casey Farm had a tertiary qualification in 2016.

Educational Qualifications relate to education outside of primary and secondary school and are one of the most important indicators of socio-economic status. With other data sources, such as Employment Status, Income and Occupation, Casey Farm's Educational Qualifications help to evaluate the economic opportunities and socio-economic status of the area and identify skill gaps in the labour market.

Derived from the Census question:

'What is the level of the highest qualification the person has completed?'

Persons aged 15 years and over

Highest qualification achieved
Casey Farm - Persons aged 15+ (Usual residence)20162011Change
Qualification levelNumber%City of Casey %Number%City of Casey %2011 to 2016
Bachelor or Higher degree
1067.616.6674.812.9+39
Advanced Diploma or Diploma
1188.410.21097.78.5+9
Vocational
33623.920.335325.019.8-16
map this data in atlas.idNo qualification66147.044.276053.949.1-99
Not stated
18513.18.71198.59.7+65

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

Highest qualification achieved, 2016
Highest qualification achieved, 2016 Not stated, City of Casey: 8.7% No qualification, City of Casey: 44.2% Vocational, City of Casey: 20.3% Advanced Diploma or Diploma, City of Casey: 10.2% Bachelor or Higher degree, City of Casey: 16.6% Not stated, Casey Farm: 13.1% No qualification, Casey Farm: 47.0% Vocational, Casey Farm: 23.9% Advanced Diploma or Diploma, Casey Farm: 8.4% Bachelor or Higher degree, Casey Farm: 7.6%
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 highest qualification achieved, 2011 to 2016
Change in highest qualification achieved, 2011 to 2016 Not stated, Casey Farm: +65 No qualification, Casey Farm: -99 Vocational, Casey Farm: -16 Advanced Diploma or Diploma, Casey Farm: +9 Bachelor or Higher degree, Casey Farm: +39
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 qualifications of the population in Casey Farm in 2016 compared to the City of Casey shows that there was a lower proportion of people holding formal qualifications (Bachelor or higher degree; Advanced Diploma or Diploma; or Vocational qualifications), and a higher proportion of people with no formal qualifications.

Overall, 39.9% of the population aged 15 and over held educational qualifications, and 47.0% had no qualifications, compared with 47.1% and 44.2% respectively for the City of Casey.

The major differences between qualifications held by the population of Casey Farm and the City of Casey were:

  • A larger percentage of persons with Vocational qualifications (23.9% compared to 20.3%)
  • A larger percentage of persons with No qualifications (47.0% compared to 44.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons with Bachelor or Higher degrees (7.6% compared to 16.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons with Advanced Diploma or Diplomas (8.4% compared to 10.2%)

Emerging groups

The largest change in the qualifications of the population in Casey Farm between 2011 and 2016 was:

  • No qualifications (-99 persons)
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