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Bayswater

Education institution attending

20% of people in Bayswater attended an educational institution in 2011.

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)20112006Change
Type of institutionNumber%City of Knox %Number%City of Knox %2006 to 2011
Pre-school
1401.31.61541.41.6-14
Primary school
7026.58.07797.29.0-77
Primary - Government
5515.15.86175.76.6-65
Primary - Catholic
1221.11.51301.21.7-9
Primary - Independent
290.30.7320.30.7-3
Secondary school
5695.37.46125.78.0-43
Secondary - Government
4454.14.54784.45.2-33
Secondary - Catholic
680.61.7800.71.7-13
Secondary - Independent
570.51.2530.51.1+3
map this data in atlas.idTAFE2782.62.42872.72.3-9
map this data in atlas.idUniversity3493.23.92462.33.2+103
Other
1281.20.8910.80.7+36
map this data in atlas.idNot attending7,99874.271.67,92473.669.7+74
Not stated
6095.74.36746.35.5-65

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, City of Knox: 1.6% Primary school, City of Knox: 8.0% Primary - Government, City of Knox: 5.8% Primary - Catholic, City of Knox: 1.5% Primary - Independent, City of Knox: 0.7% Secondary school, City of Knox: 7.4% Secondary - Government, City of Knox: 4.5% Secondary - Catholic, City of Knox: 1.7% Secondary - Independent, City of Knox: 1.2% TAFE, City of Knox: 2.4% University, City of Knox: 3.9% Other, City of Knox: 0.8% Pre-school, Bayswater: 1.3% Primary school, Bayswater: 6.5% Primary - Government, Bayswater: 5.1% Primary - Catholic, Bayswater: 1.1% Primary - Independent, Bayswater: 0.3% Secondary school, Bayswater: 5.3% Secondary - Government, Bayswater: 4.1% Secondary - Catholic, Bayswater: 0.6% Secondary - Independent, Bayswater: 0.5% TAFE, Bayswater: 2.6% University, Bayswater: 3.2% Other, Bayswater: 1.2%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in education institution attending, 2006 to 2011
Change in education institution attending, 2006 to 2011 Pre-school, Bayswater: -14 Primary school, Bayswater: -77 Primary - Government, Bayswater: -65 Primary - Catholic, Bayswater: -9 Primary - Independent, Bayswater: -3 Secondary school, Bayswater: -43 Secondary - Government, Bayswater: -33 Secondary - Catholic, Bayswater: -13 Secondary - Independent, Bayswater: +3 TAFE, Bayswater: -9 University, Bayswater: +103 Other, Bayswater: +36
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 Bayswater in 2011 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, 6.5% of the population were attending primary school, 5.3% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 5.8% were learning at a tertiary level, compared with 8.0%, 7.4% and 6.2% 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 (74.2% compared to 71.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons attending a Government secondary school (5.3% compared to 7.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons attending a Government primary school (6.5% compared to 8.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons attending and independent secondary school (0.6% compared to 1.7%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Bayswater's population increased by 8 people (+0.1%). This represents an average annual change of 0.01% per year over the period.

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

  • University (+103 persons)
  • Primary school (-77 persons)
  • Primary - Government (-65 persons)

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