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Mullum Mullum Ward

Education institution attending

27% of people in Mullum Mullum Ward attended an educational institution in 2011.

The share of Mullum Mullum Ward'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
Mullum Mullum Ward - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Type of institutionNumber%City of Manningham %Number%City of Manningham %2006 to 2011
Pre-school
6311.71.76801.81.6-49
Primary school
3,3629.07.43,4659.37.5-103
Primary - Government
2,1835.94.82,1955.94.8-12
Primary - Catholic
6701.81.86481.71.7+22
Primary - Independent
5091.40.86221.71.0-113
Secondary school
3,2158.67.23,5129.47.4-297
Secondary - Government
1,3433.63.61,4784.03.6-135
Secondary - Catholic
6651.81.67612.01.7-96
Secondary - Independent
1,2063.22.01,2733.42.2-67
map this data in atlas.idTAFE6371.71.77251.91.7-88
map this data in atlas.idUniversity2,1015.65.61,9405.25.2+161
Other
3000.80.82240.60.7+76
map this data in atlas.idNot attending25,60568.771.124,80366.470.1+802
Not stated
1,4143.84.52,0095.45.7-595

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, Mullum Mullum Ward: 1.7% Primary school, Mullum Mullum Ward: 9.0% Primary - Government, Mullum Mullum Ward: 5.9% Primary - Catholic, Mullum Mullum Ward: 1.8% Primary - Independent, Mullum Mullum Ward: 1.4% Secondary school, Mullum Mullum Ward: 8.6% Secondary - Government, Mullum Mullum Ward: 3.6% Secondary - Catholic, Mullum Mullum Ward: 1.8% Secondary - Independent, Mullum Mullum Ward: 3.2% TAFE, Mullum Mullum Ward: 1.7% University, Mullum Mullum Ward: 5.6% Other, Mullum Mullum Ward: 0.8%
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, Mullum Mullum Ward: -49 Primary school, Mullum Mullum Ward: -103 Primary - Government, Mullum Mullum Ward: -12 Primary - Catholic, Mullum Mullum Ward: +22 Primary - Independent, Mullum Mullum Ward: -113 Secondary school, Mullum Mullum Ward: -297 Secondary - Government, Mullum Mullum Ward: -135 Secondary - Catholic, Mullum Mullum Ward: -96 Secondary - Independent, Mullum Mullum Ward: -67 TAFE, Mullum Mullum Ward: -88 University, Mullum Mullum Ward: +161 Other, Mullum Mullum Ward: +76
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 Mullum Mullum Ward in 2011 compared to City of Manningham shows that there was a higher proportion attending primary school, a higher proportion attending secondary school, and a similar proportion engaged in tertiary level education.

Overall, 9.0% of the population were attending primary school, 8.6% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 7.3% 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 Mullum Mullum Ward and City of Manningham were:

  • A larger percentage of persons attending a Government primary school (9.0% compared to 7.4%)
  • A larger percentage of persons attending a Government secondary school (8.6% compared to 7.2%)
  • A larger percentage of persons attending a secondary school (any type) (3.2% compared to 2.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons not attending (68.7% compared to 71.1%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Mullum Mullum Ward's population decreased by 94 people (+0.3%). This represents an average annual change of -0.05% per year over the period.

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

  • Secondary school (-297 persons)
  • University (+161 persons)
  • Secondary - Government (-135 persons)
  • Primary - Independent (-113 persons)

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