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Doncaster Hill

Education institution attending

24% of people in Doncaster Hill attended an educational institution in 2011.

The share of Doncaster Hill'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
Doncaster Hill - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Type of institutionNumber%City of Manningham %Number%City of Manningham %2006 to 2011
Pre-school
141.21.770.81.6+7
Primary school
554.67.4374.77.5+18
Primary - Government
403.34.8263.24.8+14
Primary - Catholic
110.91.881.01.7+2
Primary - Independent
50.40.830.41.0+2
Secondary school
605.07.2405.17.4+20
Secondary - Government
423.53.6313.83.6+11
Secondary - Catholic
60.51.660.81.70
Secondary - Independent
121.02.040.52.2+8
map this data in atlas.idTAFE302.51.7162.01.7+15
map this data in atlas.idUniversity1089.15.6516.55.2+57
Other
131.10.8101.30.7+3
map this data in atlas.idNot attending83169.671.151965.470.1+312
Not stated
826.94.511314.35.7-31

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 Manningham: 1.7% Primary school, City of Manningham: 7.4% Primary - Government, City of Manningham: 4.8% Primary - Catholic, City of Manningham: 1.8% Primary - Independent, City of Manningham: 0.8% Secondary school, City of Manningham: 7.2% Secondary - Government, City of Manningham: 3.6% Secondary - Catholic, City of Manningham: 1.6% Secondary - Independent, City of Manningham: 2.0% TAFE, City of Manningham: 1.7% University, City of Manningham: 5.6% Other, City of Manningham: 0.8% Pre-school, Doncaster Hill: 1.2% Primary school, Doncaster Hill: 4.6% Primary - Government, Doncaster Hill: 3.3% Primary - Catholic, Doncaster Hill: 0.9% Primary - Independent, Doncaster Hill: 0.4% Secondary school, Doncaster Hill: 5.0% Secondary - Government, Doncaster Hill: 3.5% Secondary - Catholic, Doncaster Hill: 0.5% Secondary - Independent, Doncaster Hill: 1.0% TAFE, Doncaster Hill: 2.5% University, Doncaster Hill: 9.1% Other, Doncaster Hill: 1.1%
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, Doncaster Hill: +7 Primary school, Doncaster Hill: +18 Primary - Government, Doncaster Hill: +14 Primary - Catholic, Doncaster Hill: +2 Primary - Independent, Doncaster Hill: +2 Secondary school, Doncaster Hill: +20 Secondary - Government, Doncaster Hill: +11 Secondary - Catholic, Doncaster Hill: 0 Secondary - Independent, Doncaster Hill: +8 TAFE, Doncaster Hill: +15 University, Doncaster Hill: +57 Other, Doncaster Hill: +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 Doncaster Hill in 2011 compared to City of Manningham shows that there was a lower proportion attending primary school, a lower proportion attending secondary school, and a higher proportion engaged in tertiary level education.

Overall, 4.6% of the population were attending primary school, 5.0% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 11.6% were learning at a tertiary level, compared with 7.4%, 7.2% and 7.3% respectively for City of Manningham.

The major differences between the share of the population attending learning institutions in Doncaster Hill and City of Manningham were:

  • A larger percentage of persons attending University (9.1% compared to 5.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons attending a Government primary school (4.6% compared to 7.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons attending a Government secondary school (5.0% compared to 7.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons attending a Catholic primary school (3.3% compared to 4.8%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Doncaster Hill's population increased by 400 people (+50.4%). This represents an average annual change of 8.5% per year over the period.

The largest change in the number of persons attending education institutions in Doncaster Hill, between 2006 and 2011 was in those who nominated:

  • University (+57 persons)

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