459 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|
|Qualification level||Number||%||City of Manningham||Number||%||City of Manningham||2006 to 2011|
|Bachelor or Higher degree||351||33.1||28.3||5001||158||22.8||24.0||+193|
|Advanced Diploma or Diploma||108||10.2||9.9||5002||64||9.3||9.4||+44|
|Total persons aged 15+||1,064||100.0||100.0||696||100.0||100.0||+368|
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, 51.2% of the population aged 15 and over held educational qualifications, and 37.5% had no qualifications, compared with 50.7% and 40.8% 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 (33.1% compared to 28.3%)
- A smaller percentage of persons with Vocational qualifications (8.0% compared to 12.5%)
- A smaller percentage of persons with No qualifications (37.5% compared to 40.8%)
The largest changes in the qualifications of the population in Doncaster Hill between 2006 and 2011 were in those with:
- Bachelor or Higher degrees (+193 persons)
- No qualifications (+105 persons)