457 people in Doncaster Hill have a tertiary qualification.
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)||2011||2006||Change|
|Qualification level||Number||%||City of Manningham||Number||%||City of Manningham||2006 to 2011|
|Bachelor or Higher degree||348||33.3||28.4||5001||154||22.4||24.1||+194|
|Advanced Diploma or Diploma||109||10.4||9.9||5002||66||9.5||9.4||+43|
|Total persons aged 15+||1,045||100.0||100.0||690||100.0||100.0||+355|
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%)
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)