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Beverley Ward

Education institution attending

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This topic has been updated with 2016 Census data for all areas. What's this?

23% of people in Beverley Ward attended an educational institution in 2016.

The share of Beverley Ward'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
Beverley Ward - Total persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
Type of institutionNumber%City of Charles Sturt %Number%City of Charles Sturt %2011 to 2016
Pre-school
1641.21.11871.41.1-23
Primary school
1,1658.47.61,1008.47.4+65
Primary - Government
6344.64.35634.34.1+72
Primary - Catholic
4603.32.64733.62.7-12
Primary - Independent
700.50.6640.50.6+6
Secondary school
7005.15.06725.15.1+29
Secondary - Government
2912.12.53342.52.6-43
Secondary - Catholic
3442.51.92912.21.9+53
Secondary - Independent
650.50.6470.40.7+18
map this data in atlas.idTAFE2691.91.83422.62.2-73
map this data in atlas.idUniversity7945.75.46575.04.4+138
Other
950.70.71301.00.8-35
map this data in atlas.idNot attending9,94371.972.79,36571.272.5+579
Not stated
6935.05.77025.36.4-8

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, Beverley Ward: 1.2% Primary school, Beverley Ward: 8.4% Primary - Government, Beverley Ward: 4.6% Primary - Catholic, Beverley Ward: 3.3% Primary - Independent, Beverley Ward: 0.5% Secondary school, Beverley Ward: 5.1% Secondary - Government, Beverley Ward: 2.1% Secondary - Catholic, Beverley Ward: 2.5% Secondary - Independent, Beverley Ward: 0.5% TAFE, Beverley Ward: 1.9% University, Beverley Ward: 5.7% Other, Beverley Ward: 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, Beverley Ward: -23 Primary school, Beverley Ward: +65 Primary - Government, Beverley Ward: +72 Primary - Catholic, Beverley Ward: -12 Primary - Independent, Beverley Ward: +6 Secondary school, Beverley Ward: +29 Secondary - Government, Beverley Ward: -43 Secondary - Catholic, Beverley Ward: +53 Secondary - Independent, Beverley Ward: +18 TAFE, Beverley Ward: -73 University, Beverley Ward: +138 Other, Beverley Ward: -35
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 Beverley Ward 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 similar proportion engaged in tertiary level education.

Overall, 8.4% of the population were attending primary school, 5.1% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 7.7% were learning at a tertiary level, compared with 7.6%, 5.0% and 7.2% respectively for the City of Charles Sturt.

There were no major differences between Beverley Ward and City of Charles Sturt in 2016.

Emerging groups

From 2011 to 2016, Beverley Ward's population increased by 667 people (+5.1%). This represents an average annual change of 0.99% per year over the period.

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

  • University (+138 persons)
  • TAFE (-73 persons)
  • Primary - Government (+72 persons)
  • Primary school (+65 persons)

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