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Education institution attending

24% of people in the City of Manningham attended an educational institution in 2011.

The share of the City of Manningham'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
City of Manningham - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Type of institutionNumber%Greater Melbourne %Number%Greater Melbourne %2006 to 2011
Pre-school
1,8391.71.71,7411.61.6+98
Primary school
8,2517.47.68,2707.57.9-19
Primary - Government
5,3764.84.95,3264.85.2+50
Primary - Catholic
1,9511.81.71,8941.71.8+57
Primary - Independent
9240.80.91,0501.00.9-126
Secondary school
7,9607.26.38,1717.46.5-211
Secondary - Government
3,9723.63.43,9593.63.6+13
Secondary - Catholic
1,7431.61.51,8241.71.5-81
Secondary - Independent
2,2452.01.42,3882.21.4-143
map this data in atlas.idTAFE1,9251.72.21,8671.72.1+58
map this data in atlas.idUniversity6,2355.65.35,6745.24.7+561
Other
9260.81.08000.70.8+126
map this data in atlas.idNot attending79,11371.169.277,08670.168.2+2,027
Not stated
5,0474.56.66,3075.78.2-1,260

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, Greater Melbourne: 1.7% Primary school, Greater Melbourne: 7.6% Primary - Government, Greater Melbourne: 4.9% Primary - Catholic, Greater Melbourne: 1.7% Primary - Independent, Greater Melbourne: 0.9% Secondary school, Greater Melbourne: 6.3% Secondary - Government, Greater Melbourne: 3.4% Secondary - Catholic, Greater Melbourne: 1.5% Secondary - Independent, Greater Melbourne: 1.4% TAFE, Greater Melbourne: 2.2% University, Greater Melbourne: 5.3% Other, Greater Melbourne: 1.0% 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%
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, City of Manningham: +98 Primary school, City of Manningham: -19 Primary - Government, City of Manningham: +50 Primary - Catholic, City of Manningham: +57 Primary - Independent, City of Manningham: -126 Secondary school, City of Manningham: -211 Secondary - Government, City of Manningham: +13 Secondary - Catholic, City of Manningham: -81 Secondary - Independent, City of Manningham: -143 TAFE, City of Manningham: +58 University, City of Manningham: +561 Other, City of Manningham: +126
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 the City of Manningham in 2011 compared to Greater Melbourne shows that there was a similar proportion attending primary school, a higher proportion attending secondary school, and a similar proportion engaged in tertiary level education.

Overall, 7.4% of the population were attending primary school, 7.2% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 7.3% were learning at a tertiary level, compared with 7.6%, 6.3% and 7.6% respectively for Greater Melbourne.

The major difference between the share of the population attending learning institutions in the City of Manningham and Greater Melbourne was:

  • A larger percentage of persons not attending (71.1% compared to 69.2%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, City of Manningham's population increased by 1,380 people (+1.3%). This represents an average annual change of 0.25% per year over the period.

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

  • University (+561 persons)
  • Secondary school (-211 persons)
  • Secondary - Independent (-143 persons)
  • Primary - Independent (-126 persons)

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