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Williamstown North - The Rifle Range

Education institution attending

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27% of people in Williamstown North - The Rifle Range attended an educational institution in 2016.

The share of Williamstown North - The Rifle Range'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
Williamstown North - The Rifle Range - Total persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
Type of institutionNumber%Hobsons Bay City %Number%Hobsons Bay City %2011 to 2016
Pre-school
621.41.7751.81.6-13
Primary school
3698.57.843910.37.0-70
Primary - Government
2646.15.42826.64.6-19
Primary - Catholic
882.01.91132.71.9-25
Primary - Independent
170.40.6431.00.5-26
Secondary school
3959.15.53758.85.9+20
Secondary - Government
2195.02.92195.23.3-1
Secondary - Catholic
741.71.7741.71.80
Secondary - Independent
1022.40.9811.90.8+21
map this data in atlas.idTAFE431.01.4832.01.9-40
map this data in atlas.idUniversity2786.44.82475.84.2+31
Other
310.71.1280.71.1+3
map this data in atlas.idNot attending2,95768.071.42,83766.671.1+120
Not stated
2134.96.21704.07.1+43

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, Hobsons Bay City: 1.7% Primary school, Hobsons Bay City: 7.8% Primary - Government, Hobsons Bay City: 5.4% Primary - Catholic, Hobsons Bay City: 1.9% Primary - Independent, Hobsons Bay City: 0.6% Secondary school, Hobsons Bay City: 5.5% Secondary - Government, Hobsons Bay City: 2.9% Secondary - Catholic, Hobsons Bay City: 1.7% Secondary - Independent, Hobsons Bay City: 0.9% TAFE, Hobsons Bay City: 1.4% University, Hobsons Bay City: 4.8% Other, Hobsons Bay City: 1.1% Pre-school, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: 1.4% Primary school, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: 8.5% Primary - Government, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: 6.1% Primary - Catholic, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: 2.0% Primary - Independent, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: 0.4% Secondary school, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: 9.1% Secondary - Government, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: 5.0% Secondary - Catholic, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: 1.7% Secondary - Independent, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: 2.4% TAFE, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: 1.0% University, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: 6.4% Other, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: 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, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: -13 Primary school, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: -70 Primary - Government, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: -19 Primary - Catholic, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: -25 Primary - Independent, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: -26 Secondary school, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: +20 Secondary - Government, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: -1 Secondary - Catholic, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: 0 Secondary - Independent, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: +21 TAFE, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: -40 University, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: +31 Other, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: +3
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 Williamstown North - The Rifle Range in 2016 compared to Hobsons Bay 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, 8.5% of the population were attending primary school, 9.1% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 7.4% were learning at a tertiary level, compared with 7.8%, 5.5% and 6.2% respectively for Hobsons Bay City.

The major differences between the share of the population attending learning institutions in Williamstown North - The Rifle Range and Hobsons Bay City were:

  • A larger percentage of persons attending a Government secondary school (9.1% compared to 5.5%)
  • A larger percentage of persons attending a Catholic secondary school (5.0% compared to 2.9%)
  • A larger percentage of persons attending University (6.4% compared to 4.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons not attending (68.0% compared to 71.4%)

Emerging groups

From 2011 to 2016, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range's population increased by 96 people (+2.3%). This represents an average annual change of 0.45% per year over the period.

The largest change in the number of persons attending education institutions in Williamstown North - The Rifle Range, between 2011 and 2016 was in those who nominated:

  • Primary school (-70 persons)

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