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Langwarrin South

Education institution attending

29% of people in Langwarrin South attended an educational institution in 2011.

The share of Langwarrin South'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 South - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Type of institutionNumber%Frankston City %Number%Frankston City %2006 to 2011
Pre-school
131.21.8272.71.6-14
Primary school
12911.57.814514.58.6-16
Primary - Government
766.86.110910.96.8-33
Primary - Catholic
242.11.0202.01.2+4
Primary - Independent
292.60.7161.60.5+13
Secondary school
1119.96.4848.46.8+27
Secondary - Government
534.74.6494.95.0+4
Secondary - Catholic
111.00.9101.01.1+1
Secondary - Independent
474.20.9252.50.8+22
map this data in atlas.idTAFE383.42.6242.42.2+14
map this data in atlas.idUniversity363.22.6151.52.0+21
Other
30.30.960.60.6-3
map this data in atlas.idNot attending75767.470.964965.069.2+108
Not stated
363.27.0494.99.0-13

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 South: 1.2% Primary school, Langwarrin South: 11.5% Primary - Government, Langwarrin South: 6.8% Primary - Catholic, Langwarrin South: 2.1% Primary - Independent, Langwarrin South: 2.6% Secondary school, Langwarrin South: 9.9% Secondary - Government, Langwarrin South: 4.7% Secondary - Catholic, Langwarrin South: 1.0% Secondary - Independent, Langwarrin South: 4.2% TAFE, Langwarrin South: 3.4% University, Langwarrin South: 3.2% Other, Langwarrin South: 0.3%
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 South: -14 Primary school, Langwarrin South: -16 Primary - Government, Langwarrin South: -33 Primary - Catholic, Langwarrin South: +4 Primary - Independent, Langwarrin South: +13 Secondary school, Langwarrin South: +27 Secondary - Government, Langwarrin South: +4 Secondary - Catholic, Langwarrin South: +1 Secondary - Independent, Langwarrin South: +22 TAFE, Langwarrin South: +14 University, Langwarrin South: +21 Other, Langwarrin South: -3
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 South in 2011 compared to Frankston City shows that there was a higher proportion attending primary school, a higher proportion attending secondary school, and a higher proportion engaged in tertiary level education.

Overall, 11.5% of the population were attending primary school, 9.9% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 6.6% 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 South and Frankston City were:

  • A larger percentage of persons attending a Government primary school (11.5% compared to 7.8%)
  • A larger percentage of persons attending a Government secondary school (9.9% compared to 6.4%)
  • A larger percentage of persons attending a secondary school (any type) (4.2% compared to 0.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons not attending (67.4% compared to 70.9%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Langwarrin South's population increased by 124 people (+12.4%). This represents an average annual change of 2.37% per year over the period.

There were no major differences in Langwarrin South between 2006 and 2011.

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