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Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon

Education institution attending

19% of people in Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon attended an educational institution in 2011.

The share of Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon'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
Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Type of institutionNumber%City of Charles Sturt %Number%City of Charles Sturt %2006 to 2011
Pre-school
651.11.1601.11.0+5
Primary school
4838.57.44448.28.0+39
Primary - Government
3165.54.12775.14.4+39
Primary - Catholic
1432.52.71402.62.9+3
Primary - Independent
240.40.6270.50.7-3
Secondary school
2704.75.12524.75.0+18
Secondary - Government
1723.02.61703.12.5+2
Secondary - Catholic
821.41.9561.01.8+26
Secondary - Independent
160.30.7260.50.6-10
map this data in atlas.idTAFE1011.82.2841.62.2+17
map this data in atlas.idUniversity1412.54.41372.53.7+4
Other
370.60.8571.10.7-20
map this data in atlas.idNot attending4,20073.772.53,98373.672.1+217
Not stated
4007.06.43947.37.2+6

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 Charles Sturt: 1.1% Primary school, City of Charles Sturt: 7.4% Primary - Government, City of Charles Sturt: 4.1% Primary - Catholic, City of Charles Sturt: 2.7% Primary - Independent, City of Charles Sturt: 0.6% Secondary school, City of Charles Sturt: 5.1% Secondary - Government, City of Charles Sturt: 2.6% Secondary - Catholic, City of Charles Sturt: 1.9% Secondary - Independent, City of Charles Sturt: 0.7% TAFE, City of Charles Sturt: 2.2% University, City of Charles Sturt: 4.4% Other, City of Charles Sturt: 0.8% Pre-school, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: 1.1% Primary school, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: 8.5% Primary - Government, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: 5.5% Primary - Catholic, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: 2.5% Primary - Independent, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: 0.4% Secondary school, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: 4.7% Secondary - Government, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: 3.0% Secondary - Catholic, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: 1.4% Secondary - Independent, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: 0.3% TAFE, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: 1.8% University, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: 2.5% Other, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: 0.6%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in education institution attending, 2006 to 2011
Change in education institution attending, 2006 to 2011 Pre-school, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: +5 Primary school, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: +39 Primary - Government, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: +39 Primary - Catholic, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: +3 Primary - Independent, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: -3 Secondary school, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: +18 Secondary - Government, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: +2 Secondary - Catholic, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: +26 Secondary - Independent, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: -10 TAFE, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: +17 University, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: +4 Other, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: -20
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 Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon in 2011 compared to the City of Charles Sturt shows that there was a higher proportion attending primary school, a similar proportion attending secondary school, and a lower proportion engaged in tertiary level education.

Overall, 8.5% of the population were attending primary school, 4.7% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 4.2% were learning at a tertiary level, compared with 7.4%, 5.1% and 6.7% respectively for the City of Charles Sturt.

The major differences between the share of the population attending learning institutions in Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon and the City of Charles Sturt were:

  • A larger percentage of persons attending a Catholic primary school (5.5% compared to 4.1%)
  • A larger percentage of persons not attending (73.7% compared to 72.5%)
  • A larger percentage of persons attending a Government primary school (8.5% compared to 7.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons attending University (2.5% compared to 4.4%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon's population increased by 286 people (+5.3%). This represents an average annual change of 1.04% per year over the period.

There were no major differences in Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon between 2006 and 2011.

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