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Langwarrin

Education institution attending

25% of people in Langwarrin attended an educational institution in 2011.

The share of Langwarrin'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
Langwarrin - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Type of institutionNumber%Frankston City %Number%Frankston City %2006 to 2011
Pre-school
4492.11.83741.91.6+75
Primary school
1,9319.07.82,05410.48.6-123
Primary - Government
1,5427.26.11,6228.26.8-80
Primary - Catholic
2341.11.02931.51.2-59
Primary - Independent
1550.70.71390.70.5+16
Secondary school
1,7728.36.41,6698.46.8+103
Secondary - Government
1,1945.64.61,0785.55.0+116
Secondary - Catholic
2841.30.93121.61.1-28
Secondary - Independent
2941.40.92781.40.8+16
map this data in atlas.idTAFE5662.62.64142.12.2+152
map this data in atlas.idUniversity5232.42.63521.82.0+171
Other
1700.80.91060.50.6+64
map this data in atlas.idNot attending15,06170.570.913,35667.669.2+1,705
Not stated
8934.27.01,4337.39.0-540

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, Frankston City: 1.8% Primary school, Frankston City: 7.8% Primary - Government, Frankston City: 6.1% Primary - Catholic, Frankston City: 1.0% Primary - Independent, Frankston City: 0.7% Secondary school, Frankston City: 6.4% Secondary - Government, Frankston City: 4.6% Secondary - Catholic, Frankston City: 0.9% Secondary - Independent, Frankston City: 0.9% TAFE, Frankston City: 2.6% University, Frankston City: 2.6% Other, Frankston City: 0.9% Pre-school, Langwarrin: 2.1% Primary school, Langwarrin: 9.0% Primary - Government, Langwarrin: 7.2% Primary - Catholic, Langwarrin: 1.1% Primary - Independent, Langwarrin: 0.7% Secondary school, Langwarrin: 8.3% Secondary - Government, Langwarrin: 5.6% Secondary - Catholic, Langwarrin: 1.3% Secondary - Independent, Langwarrin: 1.4% TAFE, Langwarrin: 2.6% University, Langwarrin: 2.4% Other, Langwarrin: 0.8%
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, Langwarrin: +75 Primary school, Langwarrin: -123 Primary - Government, Langwarrin: -80 Primary - Catholic, Langwarrin: -59 Primary - Independent, Langwarrin: +16 Secondary school, Langwarrin: +103 Secondary - Government, Langwarrin: +116 Secondary - Catholic, Langwarrin: -28 Secondary - Independent, Langwarrin: +16 TAFE, Langwarrin: +152 University, Langwarrin: +171 Other, Langwarrin: +64
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 Langwarrin in 2011 compared to Frankston City shows that there was a higher proportion attending primary school, a higher proportion attending secondary school, and a similar proportion engaged in tertiary level education.

Overall, 9.0% of the population were attending primary school, 8.3% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 5.1% were learning at a tertiary level, compared with 7.8%, 6.4% and 5.2% respectively for Frankston City.

The major differences between the share of the population attending learning institutions in Langwarrin and Frankston City were:

  • A larger percentage of persons attending a Government secondary school (8.3% compared to 6.4%)
  • A larger percentage of persons attending a Government primary school (9.0% compared to 7.8%)
  • A larger percentage of persons attending a Catholic primary school (7.2% compared to 6.1%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Langwarrin's population increased by 1,608 people (+8.1%). This represents an average annual change of 1.58% per year over the period.

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

  • University (+171 persons)
  • TAFE (+152 persons)
  • Primary school (-123 persons)
  • Secondary - Government (+116 persons)

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