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Heide Ward

Highest level of schooling

In Heide Ward, 59% of people aged over 15 years had completed Year 12 schooling (or equivalent) as of 2011.

Heide Ward'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
Heide Ward - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Level of schoolingNumber%City of Manningham %Number%City of Manningham %2006 to 2011
Year 8 or below2,3817.66.82,7418.97.8-360
Year 9 or equivalent1,4314.64.81,4814.85.1-50
Year 10 or equivalent3,31710.611.23,59211.612.3-275
Year 11 or equivalent3,32410.610.93,56511.512.0-241
Year 12 or equivalent18,62759.359.717,06155.154.7+1,566
Did not go to school3621.21.13941.31.1-32
Not stated1,9726.35.62,1356.96.9-163

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

Highest level of schooling completed, 2011
Highest level of schooling completed, 2011 Did not go to school, City of Manningham: 1.1% Year 12 or equivalent, City of Manningham: 59.7% Year 11 or equivalent, City of Manningham: 10.9% Year 10 or equivalent, City of Manningham: 11.2% Year 9 or equivalent, City of Manningham: 4.8% Year 8 or below, City of Manningham: 6.8% Did not go to school, Heide Ward: 1.2% Year 12 or equivalent, Heide Ward: 59.3% Year 11 or equivalent, Heide Ward: 10.6% Year 10 or equivalent, Heide Ward: 10.6% Year 9 or equivalent, Heide Ward: 4.6% Year 8 or below, Heide Ward: 7.6%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
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Change in highest level of schooling completed, 2006 to 2011
Change in highest level of schooling completed, 2006 to 2011 Did not go to school, Heide Ward: -32 Year 12 or equivalent, Heide Ward: +1,566 Year 11 or equivalent, Heide Ward: -241 Year 10 or equivalent, Heide Ward: -275 Year 9 or equivalent, Heide Ward: -50 Year 8 or below, Heide Ward: -360
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011 (Usual residence data)
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Dominant groups

Analysis of the highest level of schooling attained by the population in Heide Ward in 2011 compared to City of Manningham shows that there was a similar proportion of people who had left school at an early level (Year 10 or less) as well as a similar proportion of people who completed Year 12 or equivalent.

Overall, 23.8% of the population left school at Year 10 or below, and 59.3% went on to complete Year 12 or equivalent, compared with 23.8% and 59.7% respectively for City of Manningham.

There were no major differences between Heide Ward and City of Manningham in 2011.

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the level of schooling attained by the population in Heide Ward, between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • Year 12 or equivalent (+1,566 persons)
  • Year 8 or below (-360 persons)
  • Year 10 or equivalent (-275 persons)
  • Year 11 or equivalent (-241 persons)

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