Doncaster Hill

Qualifications

457 people in Doncaster Hill had a tertiary qualification in 2011.

Educational Qualifications relate to education outside of primary and secondary school and are one of the most important indicators of socio-economic status. With other data sources, such as Employment Status, Income and Occupation, Doncaster Hill's Educational Qualifications help to evaluate the economic opportunities and socio-economic status of the area and identify skill gaps in the labour market.

Derived from the Census question:

'What is the level of the highest qualification the person has completed?'

Persons aged 15 years and over

Highest qualification achieved
Doncaster Hill - Total persons (Enumerated)20112006Change
Qualification levelNumber%City of Manningham %Number%City of Manningham %2006 to 2011
Bachelor or Higher degree
34833.328.415422.424.1+194
Advanced Diploma or Diploma
10910.49.9669.59.4+43
Vocational
878.312.5689.812.3+19
No qualification
39037.441.029242.344.1+99
Not stated
11110.68.111116.010.10

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.

Highest qualification achieved, 2011
Highest qualification achieved, 2011 Not stated, City of Manningham: 8.1% No qualification, City of Manningham: 41.0% Vocational, City of Manningham: 12.5% Advanced Diploma or Diploma, City of Manningham: 9.9% Bachelor or Higher degree, City of Manningham: 28.4% Not stated, Doncaster Hill: 10.6% No qualification, Doncaster Hill: 37.4% Vocational, Doncaster Hill: 8.3% Advanced Diploma or Diploma, Doncaster Hill: 10.4% Bachelor or Higher degree, Doncaster Hill: 33.3%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Enumerated data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in highest qualification achieved, 2006 to 2011
Change in highest qualification achieved, 2006 to 2011 Not stated, Doncaster Hill: 0 No qualification, Doncaster Hill: +99 Vocational, Doncaster Hill: +19 Advanced Diploma or Diploma, Doncaster Hill: +43 Bachelor or Higher degree, Doncaster Hill: +194
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011 (Enumerated data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the qualifications of the population in Doncaster Hill in 2011 compared to City of Manningham shows that there was a higher proportion of people holding formal qualifications (Bachelor or higher degree; Advanced Diploma or Diploma; or Vocational qualifications), and a lower proportion of people with no formal qualifications.

Overall, 52.0% of the population aged 15 and over held educational qualifications, and 37.4% had no qualifications, compared with 50.8% and 41.0% respectively for City of Manningham.

The major differences between qualifications held by the population of Doncaster Hill and City of Manningham were:

  • A larger percentage of persons with Bachelor or Higher degrees (33.3% compared to 28.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons with Vocational qualifications (8.3% compared to 12.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons with No qualifications (37.4% compared to 41.0%)

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the qualifications of the population in Doncaster Hill between 2006 and 2011 were in those with:

  • Bachelor or Higher degrees (+194 persons)
  • No qualifications (+99 persons)