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Henley Ward

Education institution attending

22% of people in Henley Ward attended an educational institution in 2011.

The share of Henley 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
Henley Ward - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Type of institutionNumber%City of Charles Sturt %Number%City of Charles Sturt %2006 to 2011
Pre-school
1411.11.11301.11.0+11
Primary school
9957.97.41,0078.38.0-12
Primary - Government
5634.44.15654.74.4-2
Primary - Catholic
2952.32.73212.62.9-26
Primary - Independent
1371.10.61211.00.7+16
Secondary school
7145.65.15734.75.0+141
Secondary - Government
3342.62.62892.42.5+45
Secondary - Catholic
2301.81.91791.51.8+51
Secondary - Independent
1501.20.71050.90.6+45
map this data in atlas.idTAFE2612.12.22432.02.2+18
map this data in atlas.idUniversity6014.74.45634.63.7+38
Other
900.70.8650.50.7+25
map this data in atlas.idNot attending9,18072.472.58,71871.972.1+462
Not stated
6925.56.48206.87.2-128

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, Henley Ward: 1.1% Primary school, Henley Ward: 7.9% Primary - Government, Henley Ward: 4.4% Primary - Catholic, Henley Ward: 2.3% Primary - Independent, Henley Ward: 1.1% Secondary school, Henley Ward: 5.6% Secondary - Government, Henley Ward: 2.6% Secondary - Catholic, Henley Ward: 1.8% Secondary - Independent, Henley Ward: 1.2% TAFE, Henley Ward: 2.1% University, Henley Ward: 4.7% Other, Henley Ward: 0.7%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
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Change in education institution attending, 2006 to 2011
Change in education institution attending, 2006 to 2011 Pre-school, Henley Ward: +11 Primary school, Henley Ward: -12 Primary - Government, Henley Ward: -2 Primary - Catholic, Henley Ward: -26 Primary - Independent, Henley Ward: +16 Secondary school, Henley Ward: +141 Secondary - Government, Henley Ward: +45 Secondary - Catholic, Henley Ward: +51 Secondary - Independent, Henley Ward: +45 TAFE, Henley Ward: +18 University, Henley Ward: +38 Other, Henley Ward: +25
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 Henley Ward in 2011 compared to the City of Charles Sturt shows that there was a similar proportion attending primary school, a higher proportion attending secondary school, and a similar proportion engaged in tertiary level education.

Overall, 7.9% of the population were attending primary school, 5.6% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 6.8% were learning at a tertiary level, compared with 7.4%, 5.1% and 6.7% respectively for the City of Charles Sturt.

There were no major differences between Henley Ward and City of Charles Sturt in 2011.

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Henley Ward's population increased by 555 people (+4.6%). This represents an average annual change of 0.9% per year over the period.

The largest changes in the number of persons attending education institutions in Henley Ward, between 2006 and 2011 were in those who nominated:

  • Secondary school (+141 persons)
  • Secondary - Catholic (+51 persons)

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