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Mullum Mullum Ward

Education institution attending

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This topic has been updated with 2016 Census data for all areas. What's this?

27% of people in Mullum Mullum Ward attended an educational institution in 2016.

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)20162011Change
Type of institutionNumber%City of Manningham %Number%City of Manningham %2011 to 2016
Pre-school
5921.61.56311.71.7-39
Primary school
3,2238.57.53,3629.07.4-139
Primary - Government
2,1465.75.22,1835.94.8-37
Primary - Catholic
6171.61.66701.81.8-53
Primary - Independent
4601.20.85091.40.8-49
Secondary school
3,2328.67.03,2148.67.2+18
Secondary - Government
1,4073.73.71,3433.63.6+64
Secondary - Catholic
7682.01.56651.81.6+103
Secondary - Independent
1,0572.81.71,2063.22.0-149
map this data in atlas.idTAFE5001.31.46361.71.7-136
map this data in atlas.idUniversity2,3576.36.22,1015.65.6+256
Other
2720.71.03000.80.8-28
map this data in atlas.idNot attending26,02769.070.825,60468.771.1+422
Not stated
1,5174.04.61,4143.84.5+103

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 Manningham: 1.5% Primary school, City of Manningham: 7.5% Primary - Government, City of Manningham: 5.2% Primary - Catholic, City of Manningham: 1.6% Primary - Independent, City of Manningham: 0.8% Secondary school, City of Manningham: 7.0% Secondary - Government, City of Manningham: 3.7% Secondary - Catholic, City of Manningham: 1.5% Secondary - Independent, City of Manningham: 1.7% TAFE, City of Manningham: 1.4% University, City of Manningham: 6.2% Other, City of Manningham: 1.0% Pre-school, Mullum Mullum Ward: 1.6% Primary school, Mullum Mullum Ward: 8.5% Primary - Government, Mullum Mullum Ward: 5.7% Primary - Catholic, Mullum Mullum Ward: 1.6% Primary - Independent, Mullum Mullum Ward: 1.2% Secondary school, Mullum Mullum Ward: 8.6% Secondary - Government, Mullum Mullum Ward: 3.7% Secondary - Catholic, Mullum Mullum Ward: 2.0% Secondary - Independent, Mullum Mullum Ward: 2.8% TAFE, Mullum Mullum Ward: 1.3% University, Mullum Mullum Ward: 6.3% Other, Mullum Mullum Ward: 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, Mullum Mullum Ward: -39 Primary school, Mullum Mullum Ward: -139 Primary - Government, Mullum Mullum Ward: -37 Primary - Catholic, Mullum Mullum Ward: -53 Primary - Independent, Mullum Mullum Ward: -49 Secondary school, Mullum Mullum Ward: +18 Secondary - Government, Mullum Mullum Ward: +64 Secondary - Catholic, Mullum Mullum Ward: +103 Secondary - Independent, Mullum Mullum Ward: -149 TAFE, Mullum Mullum Ward: -136 University, Mullum Mullum Ward: +256 Other, Mullum Mullum Ward: -28
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 Mullum Mullum Ward in 2016 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, 8.5% of the population were attending primary school, 8.6% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 7.6% were learning at a tertiary level, compared with 7.5%, 7.0% and 7.6% 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 secondary school (8.6% compared to 7.0%)
  • A larger percentage of persons attending a secondary school (any type) (2.8% compared to 1.7%)
  • A larger percentage of persons attending a Government primary school (8.5% compared to 7.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons not attending (69.0% compared to 70.8%)

Emerging groups

From 2011 to 2016, Mullum Mullum Ward's population increased by 458 people (+1.2%). This represents an average annual change of 0.24% per year over the period.

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

  • University (+256 persons)
  • Secondary - Independent (-149 persons)
  • Primary school (-139 persons)
  • TAFE (-136 persons)

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