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Woodville South - Beverley and District

Education institution attending

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23% of people in Woodville South - Beverley and District attended an educational institution in 2016.

The share of Woodville South - Beverley and District'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
Woodville South - Beverley and District - Total persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
Type of institutionNumber%City of Charles Sturt %Number%City of Charles Sturt %2011 to 2016
Pre-school
1061.21.11181.41.1-12
Primary school
7548.57.67548.77.4-1
Primary - Government
3664.14.33634.24.1+2
Primary - Catholic
3433.92.63474.02.7-3
Primary - Independent
440.50.6440.50.60
Secondary school
4084.65.04415.15.1-33
Secondary - Government
1852.12.52092.42.6-24
Secondary - Catholic
1892.11.91912.21.9-3
Secondary - Independent
340.40.6400.50.7-6
map this data in atlas.idTAFE1631.81.82262.62.2-64
map this data in atlas.idUniversity5346.05.44064.74.4+128
Other
580.70.7760.90.8-17
map this data in atlas.idNot attending6,37571.772.76,22671.772.5+149
Not stated
4955.65.74325.06.4+63

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

Education institution attending, 2016
Education institution attending, 2016 Pre-school, City of Charles Sturt: 1.1% Primary school, City of Charles Sturt: 7.6% Primary - Government, City of Charles Sturt: 4.3% Primary - Catholic, City of Charles Sturt: 2.6% Primary - Independent, City of Charles Sturt: 0.6% Secondary school, City of Charles Sturt: 5.0% Secondary - Government, City of Charles Sturt: 2.5% Secondary - Catholic, City of Charles Sturt: 1.9% Secondary - Independent, City of Charles Sturt: 0.6% TAFE, City of Charles Sturt: 1.8% University, City of Charles Sturt: 5.4% Other, City of Charles Sturt: 0.7% Pre-school, Woodville South - Beverley and District: 1.2% Primary school, Woodville South - Beverley and District: 8.5% Primary - Government, Woodville South - Beverley and District: 4.1% Primary - Catholic, Woodville South - Beverley and District: 3.9% Primary - Independent, Woodville South - Beverley and District: 0.5% Secondary school, Woodville South - Beverley and District: 4.6% Secondary - Government, Woodville South - Beverley and District: 2.1% Secondary - Catholic, Woodville South - Beverley and District: 2.1% Secondary - Independent, Woodville South - Beverley and District: 0.4% TAFE, Woodville South - Beverley and District: 1.8% University, Woodville South - Beverley and District: 6.0% Other, Woodville South - Beverley and District: 0.7%
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 education institution attending, 2011 to 2016
Change in education institution attending, 2011 to 2016 Pre-school, Woodville South - Beverley and District: -12 Primary school, Woodville South - Beverley and District: -1 Primary - Government, Woodville South - Beverley and District: +2 Primary - Catholic, Woodville South - Beverley and District: -3 Primary - Independent, Woodville South - Beverley and District: 0 Secondary school, Woodville South - Beverley and District: -33 Secondary - Government, Woodville South - Beverley and District: -24 Secondary - Catholic, Woodville South - Beverley and District: -3 Secondary - Independent, Woodville South - Beverley and District: -6 TAFE, Woodville South - Beverley and District: -64 University, Woodville South - Beverley and District: +128 Other, Woodville South - Beverley and District: -17
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 share of the population attending educational institutions in Woodville South - Beverley and District in 2016 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 higher proportion engaged in tertiary level education.

Overall, 8.5% of the population were attending primary school, 4.6% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 7.8% were learning at a tertiary level, compared with 7.6%, 5.0% and 7.2% respectively for the City of Charles Sturt.

The major differences between the share of the population attending learning institutions in Woodville South - Beverley and District and the City of Charles Sturt were:

  • A larger percentage of persons attending an independent primary school (3.9% compared to 2.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons not attending (71.7% compared to 72.7%)

Emerging groups

From 2011 to 2016, Woodville South - Beverley and District's population increased by 214 people (+2.5%). This represents an average annual change of 0.49% per year over the period.

The largest changes in the number of persons attending education institutions in Woodville South - Beverley and District, between 2011 and 2016 were in those who nominated:

  • University (+128 persons)
  • TAFE (-64 persons)

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