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Education institution attending

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21% of people in Bayswater attended an educational institution in 2016.

The share of Bayswater'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
Bayswater - Total persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
Type of institutionNumber%City of Knox %Number%City of Knox %2011 to 2016
Pre-school
1901.71.61401.31.6+50
Primary school
7886.87.87026.58.0+86
Primary - Government
6715.85.85515.15.8+121
Primary - Catholic
940.81.31211.11.5-27
Primary - Independent
220.20.7290.30.7-7
Secondary school
5995.26.95695.37.4+30
Secondary - Government
4774.14.24444.14.5+32
Secondary - Catholic
800.71.7670.61.7+12
Secondary - Independent
420.41.1560.51.2-14
map this data in atlas.idTAFE2542.21.92772.62.4-23
map this data in atlas.idUniversity4664.04.63493.23.9+117
Other
1020.90.91271.20.8-25
map this data in atlas.idNot attending8,44173.372.07,99874.271.6+444
Not stated
6805.94.56085.74.3+72

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, City of Knox: 1.6% Primary school, City of Knox: 7.8% Primary - Government, City of Knox: 5.8% Primary - Catholic, City of Knox: 1.3% Primary - Independent, City of Knox: 0.7% Secondary school, City of Knox: 6.9% Secondary - Government, City of Knox: 4.2% Secondary - Catholic, City of Knox: 1.7% Secondary - Independent, City of Knox: 1.1% TAFE, City of Knox: 1.9% University, City of Knox: 4.6% Other, City of Knox: 0.9% Pre-school, Bayswater: 1.7% Primary school, Bayswater: 6.8% Primary - Government, Bayswater: 5.8% Primary - Catholic, Bayswater: 0.8% Primary - Independent, Bayswater: 0.2% Secondary school, Bayswater: 5.2% Secondary - Government, Bayswater: 4.1% Secondary - Catholic, Bayswater: 0.7% Secondary - Independent, Bayswater: 0.4% TAFE, Bayswater: 2.2% University, Bayswater: 4.0% Other, Bayswater: 0.9%
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, Bayswater: +50 Primary school, Bayswater: +86 Primary - Government, Bayswater: +121 Primary - Catholic, Bayswater: -27 Primary - Independent, Bayswater: -7 Secondary school, Bayswater: +30 Secondary - Government, Bayswater: +32 Secondary - Catholic, Bayswater: +12 Secondary - Independent, Bayswater: -14 TAFE, Bayswater: -23 University, Bayswater: +117 Other, Bayswater: -25
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 Bayswater in 2016 compared to the City of Knox shows that there was a lower proportion attending primary school, a lower proportion attending secondary school, and a similar proportion engaged in tertiary level education.

Overall, 6.8% of the population were attending primary school, 5.2% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 6.3% were learning at a tertiary level, compared with 7.8%, 6.9% and 6.4% respectively for the City of Knox.

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

  • A larger percentage of persons not attending (73.3% compared to 72.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons attending a Government secondary school (5.2% compared to 6.9%)

Emerging groups

From 2011 to 2016, Bayswater's population increased by 752 people (+7.0%). This represents an average annual change of 1.36% per year over the period.

The largest changes in the number of persons attending education institutions in Bayswater, between 2011 and 2016 were in those who nominated:

  • Primary - Government (+121 persons)
  • University (+117 persons)
  • Primary school (+86 persons)
  • Pre-school (+50 persons)

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