City of Charles SturtCommunity profile
Skip to content

Woodville West

Education institution attending

20% of people in Woodville West attended an educational institution in 2011.

The share of Woodville West'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 West - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Type of institutionNumber%City of Charles Sturt %Number%City of Charles Sturt %2006 to 2011
Pre-school
471.71.1311.11.0+16
Primary school
2187.87.42408.38.0-22
Primary - Government
1164.14.11635.64.4-47
Primary - Catholic
933.32.7692.42.9+24
Primary - Independent
90.30.690.30.70
Secondary school
1164.15.11334.65.0-17
Secondary - Government
782.82.6782.72.5+1
Secondary - Catholic
351.21.9401.41.8-5
Secondary - Independent
30.10.7150.50.6-12
map this data in atlas.idTAFE441.62.2521.82.2-8
map this data in atlas.idUniversity1023.64.4672.33.7+36
Other
291.00.8200.70.7+9
map this data in atlas.idNot attending2,08974.372.52,10072.372.1-11
Not stated
1665.96.42619.07.2-95

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, Woodville West: 1.7% Primary school, Woodville West: 7.8% Primary - Government, Woodville West: 4.1% Primary - Catholic, Woodville West: 3.3% Primary - Independent, Woodville West: 0.3% Secondary school, Woodville West: 4.1% Secondary - Government, Woodville West: 2.8% Secondary - Catholic, Woodville West: 1.2% Secondary - Independent, Woodville West: 0.1% TAFE, Woodville West: 1.6% University, Woodville West: 3.6% Other, Woodville West: 1.0%
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, Woodville West: +16 Primary school, Woodville West: -22 Primary - Government, Woodville West: -47 Primary - Catholic, Woodville West: +24 Primary - Independent, Woodville West: 0 Secondary school, Woodville West: -17 Secondary - Government, Woodville West: +1 Secondary - Catholic, Woodville West: -5 Secondary - Independent, Woodville West: -12 TAFE, Woodville West: -8 University, Woodville West: +36 Other, Woodville West: +9
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 Woodville West in 2011 compared to the City of Charles Sturt shows that there was a similar proportion attending primary school, a lower proportion attending secondary school, and a lower proportion engaged in tertiary level education.

Overall, 7.8% of the population were attending primary school, 4.1% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 5.2% 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 Woodville West and the City of Charles Sturt was:

  • A larger percentage of persons not attending (74.3% compared to 72.5%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Woodville West's population decreased by 94 people (+3.2%). This represents an average annual change of -0.66% per year over the period.

There were no major differences in Woodville West between 2006 and 2011.

To continue building your demographic story go to...