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Warrandyte - Warrandyte South

Highest level of schooling

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In Warrandyte - Warrandyte South, 62% of people aged over 15 years had completed Year 12 schooling (or equivalent) as of 2016.

Warrandyte - Warrandyte South's school completion data is a useful indicator of socio-economic status. With other indicators, such as Proficiency in English, the data informs planners and decision-makers about people's ability to access services. Combined with Educational Qualifications it also allows assessment of the skill base of the population.

Derived from the Census question:

'What is the highest year of primary or secondary school the person has completed?'

Persons aged 15 years and over

Highest level of secondary schooling completed
Warrandyte - Warrandyte South - Total persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
Level of schoolingNumber%City of Manningham %Number%City of Manningham %2011 to 2016
Year 8 or below1252.75.81563.46.8-31
Year 9 or equivalent2284.84.52525.54.8-24
Year 10 or equivalent58012.39.860813.211.2-28
Year 11 or equivalent59212.69.556412.310.9+28
Year 12 or equivalent2,92662.263.52,80861.059.7+118
Did not go to school00.01.240.11.1-5
Not stated2485.35.72064.55.6+43

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Highest level of schooling completed, 2016
Highest level of schooling completed, 2016 Did not go to school, City of Manningham: 1.2% Year 12 or equivalent, City of Manningham: 63.5% Year 11 or equivalent, City of Manningham: 9.5% Year 10 or equivalent, City of Manningham: 9.8% Year 9 or equivalent, City of Manningham: 4.5% Year 8 or below, City of Manningham: 5.8% Did not go to school, Warrandyte - Warrandyte South: 0.0% Year 12 or equivalent, Warrandyte - Warrandyte South: 62.2% Year 11 or equivalent, Warrandyte - Warrandyte South: 12.6% Year 10 or equivalent, Warrandyte - Warrandyte South: 12.3% Year 9 or equivalent, Warrandyte - Warrandyte South: 4.8% Year 8 or below, Warrandyte - Warrandyte South: 2.7%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in highest level of schooling completed, 2011 to 2016
Change in highest level of schooling completed, 2011 to 2016 Did not go to school, Warrandyte - Warrandyte South: -5 Year 12 or equivalent, Warrandyte - Warrandyte South: +118 Year 11 or equivalent, Warrandyte - Warrandyte South: +28 Year 10 or equivalent, Warrandyte - Warrandyte South: -28 Year 9 or equivalent, Warrandyte - Warrandyte South: -24 Year 8 or below, Warrandyte - Warrandyte South: -31
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 and 2016 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the highest level of schooling attained by the population in Warrandyte - Warrandyte South in 2016 compared to City of Manningham shows that there was a lower proportion of people who had left school at an early level (Year 10 or less) as well as a lower proportion of people who completed Year 12 or equivalent.

Overall, 19.9% of the population left school at Year 10 or below, and 62.2% went on to complete Year 12 or equivalent, compared with 21.3% and 63.5% respectively for City of Manningham.

The major differences between the level of schooling attained by the population in Warrandyte - Warrandyte South and City of Manningham were:

  • A larger percentage of persons who completed year 11 or equivalent (12.6% compared to 9.5%)
  • A larger percentage of persons who completed year 10 or equivalent (12.3% compared to 9.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who completed year 8 or below (2.7% compared to 5.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who completed year 12 or equivalent (62.2% compared to 63.5%)

Emerging groups

The largest change in the level of schooling attained by the population in Warrandyte - Warrandyte South, between 2011 and 2016 was:

  • Year 12 or equivalent (+118 persons)

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