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West Beach - Henley Beach South

Education institution attending

21% of people in West Beach - Henley Beach South attended an educational institution in 2011.

The share of West Beach - Henley Beach South'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
West Beach - Henley Beach South - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Type of institutionNumber%City of Charles Sturt %Number%City of Charles Sturt %2006 to 2011
Pre-school
611.21.1551.11.0+6
Primary school
3677.17.43447.18.0+23
Primary - Government
2234.34.12154.44.4+8
Primary - Catholic
751.52.7761.62.9-1
Primary - Independent
691.30.6531.10.7+16
Secondary school
2575.05.12144.45.0+43
Secondary - Government
1252.42.61082.22.5+17
Secondary - Catholic
651.31.9471.01.8+18
Secondary - Independent
671.30.7591.20.6+8
map this data in atlas.idTAFE1252.42.21022.12.2+23
map this data in atlas.idUniversity2444.74.42214.63.7+23
Other
450.90.8280.60.7+17
map this data in atlas.idNot attending3,70171.772.53,52272.772.1+179
Not stated
3597.06.43607.47.2-1

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, West Beach - Henley Beach South: 1.2% Primary school, West Beach - Henley Beach South: 7.1% Primary - Government, West Beach - Henley Beach South: 4.3% Primary - Catholic, West Beach - Henley Beach South: 1.5% Primary - Independent, West Beach - Henley Beach South: 1.3% Secondary school, West Beach - Henley Beach South: 5.0% Secondary - Government, West Beach - Henley Beach South: 2.4% Secondary - Catholic, West Beach - Henley Beach South: 1.3% Secondary - Independent, West Beach - Henley Beach South: 1.3% TAFE, West Beach - Henley Beach South: 2.4% University, West Beach - Henley Beach South: 4.7% Other, West Beach - Henley Beach South: 0.9%
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, West Beach - Henley Beach South: +6 Primary school, West Beach - Henley Beach South: +23 Primary - Government, West Beach - Henley Beach South: +8 Primary - Catholic, West Beach - Henley Beach South: -1 Primary - Independent, West Beach - Henley Beach South: +16 Secondary school, West Beach - Henley Beach South: +43 Secondary - Government, West Beach - Henley Beach South: +17 Secondary - Catholic, West Beach - Henley Beach South: +18 Secondary - Independent, West Beach - Henley Beach South: +8 TAFE, West Beach - Henley Beach South: +23 University, West Beach - Henley Beach South: +23 Other, West Beach - Henley Beach South: +17
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 West Beach - Henley Beach South in 2011 compared to the City of Charles Sturt shows that there was a similar proportion attending primary school, a similar proportion attending secondary school, and a higher proportion engaged in tertiary level education.

Overall, 7.1% of the population were attending primary school, 5.0% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 7.2% were learning at a tertiary level, compared with 7.4%, 5.1% and 6.7% respectively for the City of Charles Sturt.

The major difference between the share of the population attending learning institutions in West Beach - Henley Beach South and the City of Charles Sturt was:

  • A smaller percentage of persons attending an independent primary school (1.5% compared to 2.7%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, West Beach - Henley Beach South's population increased by 313 people (+6.5%). This represents an average annual change of 1.26% per year over the period.

There were no major differences in West Beach - Henley Beach South between 2006 and 2011.

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