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Woodville South - Beverley and District

Highest level of schooling

In Woodville South - Beverley and District, 48% of people aged over 15 years had completed Year 12 schooling (or equivalent) as of 2011.

Woodville South - Beverley and District's school completion data is a useful indicator of socio-economic status. With other indicators, such as Proficiency in English, the data informs planners and decision-makers about people's ability to access services. Combined with Educational Qualifications it also allows assessment of the skill base of the population.

Derived from the Census question:

'What is the highest year of primary or secondary school the person has completed?'

Persons aged 15 years and over

Highest level of secondary schooling completed
Woodville South - Beverley and District - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Level of schoolingNumber%City of Charles Sturt %Number%City of Charles Sturt %2006 to 2011
Year 8 or below6058.58.876911.111.3-164
Year 9 or equivalent3354.75.33985.76.0-63
Year 10 or equivalent99714.014.81,02114.715.9-23
Year 11 or equivalent1,16916.416.21,20517.417.0-36
Year 12 or equivalent3,44548.345.72,86341.239.2+582
Did not go to school1251.81.41241.81.6+1
Not stated4526.37.95608.18.9-108

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Highest level of schooling completed, 2011
Highest level of schooling completed, 2011 Did not go to school, City of Charles Sturt: 1.4% Year 12 or equivalent, City of Charles Sturt: 45.7% Year 11 or equivalent, City of Charles Sturt: 16.2% Year 10 or equivalent, City of Charles Sturt: 14.8% Year 9 or equivalent, City of Charles Sturt: 5.3% Year 8 or below, City of Charles Sturt: 8.8% Did not go to school, Woodville South - Beverley and District: 1.8% Year 12 or equivalent, Woodville South - Beverley and District: 48.3% Year 11 or equivalent, Woodville South - Beverley and District: 16.4% Year 10 or equivalent, Woodville South - Beverley and District: 14.0% Year 9 or equivalent, Woodville South - Beverley and District: 4.7% Year 8 or below, Woodville South - Beverley and District: 8.5%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
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Change in highest level of schooling completed, 2006 to 2011
Change in highest level of schooling completed, 2006 to 2011 Did not go to school, Woodville South - Beverley and District: +1 Year 12 or equivalent, Woodville South - Beverley and District: +582 Year 11 or equivalent, Woodville South - Beverley and District: -36 Year 10 or equivalent, Woodville South - Beverley and District: -23 Year 9 or equivalent, Woodville South - Beverley and District: -63 Year 8 or below, Woodville South - Beverley and District: -164
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 highest level of schooling attained by the population in Woodville South - Beverley and District in 2011 compared to the City of Charles Sturt shows that there was a lower proportion of people who had left school at an early level (Year 10 or less) and a higher proportion of people who completed Year 12 or equivalent.

Overall, 28.9% of the population left school at Year 10 or below, and 48.3% went on to complete Year 12 or equivalent, compared with 30.2% and 45.7% respectively for the City of Charles Sturt.

The major difference between the level of schooling attained by the population in Woodville South - Beverley and District and the City of Charles Sturt was:

  • A larger percentage of persons who completed year 12 or equivalent (48.3% compared to 45.7%)

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the level of schooling attained by the population in Woodville South - Beverley and District, between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • Year 12 or equivalent (+582 persons)
  • Year 8 or below (-164 persons)
  • Year 9 or equivalent (-63 persons)

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