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12,256 people in Heide Ward 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, Heide Ward'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
Heide Ward - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Qualification levelNumber%City of Manningham %Number%City of Manningham %2006 to 2011
Bachelor or Higher degree
9,21629.328.37,57024.524.0+1,646
Advanced Diploma or Diploma
3,0409.79.92,8849.39.4+156
Vocational
3,67111.712.53,65511.812.4+16
map this data in atlas.idNo qualification12,71240.440.813,57043.943.7-858
Not stated
2,8369.08.53,24910.510.5-413

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

Highest qualification achieved, 2011
Highest qualification achieved, 2011 Not stated, City of Manningham: 8.5% No qualification, City of Manningham: 40.8% Vocational, City of Manningham: 12.5% Advanced Diploma or Diploma, City of Manningham: 9.9% Bachelor or Higher degree, City of Manningham: 28.3% Not stated, Heide Ward: 9.0% No qualification, Heide Ward: 40.4% Vocational, Heide Ward: 11.7% Advanced Diploma or Diploma, Heide Ward: 9.7% Bachelor or Higher degree, Heide Ward: 29.3%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
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Change in highest qualification achieved, 2006 to 2011
Change in highest qualification achieved, 2006 to 2011 Not stated, Heide Ward: -413 No qualification, Heide Ward: -858 Vocational, Heide Ward: +16 Advanced Diploma or Diploma, Heide Ward: +156 Bachelor or Higher degree, Heide Ward: +1,646
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 qualifications of the population in Heide Ward in 2011 compared to City of Manningham shows that there was a similar proportion of people holding formal qualifications (Bachelor or higher degree; Advanced Diploma or Diploma; or Vocational qualifications), as well as a similar proportion of people with no formal qualifications.

Overall, 50.6% of the population aged 15 and over held educational qualifications, and 40.4% had no qualifications, compared with 50.7% and 40.8% respectively for City of Manningham.

The major difference between the qualifications held by the population of Heide Ward and City of Manningham is:

  • A larger percentage of persons with Bachelor or Higher degrees (29.3% compared to 28.3%)

Emerging groups

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

  • Bachelor or Higher degrees (+1,646 persons)
  • No qualifications (-858 persons)
  • Advanced Diploma or Diplomas (+156 persons)