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Heide Ward

Highest level of schooling

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This topic has been updated with 2016 Census data for all areas. What's this?

In Heide Ward, 63% of people aged over 15 years had completed Year 12 schooling (or equivalent) as of 2016.

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)20162011Change
Level of schoolingNumber%City of Manningham %Number%City of Manningham %2011 to 2016
Year 8 or below2,1566.75.82,3817.66.8-225
Year 9 or equivalent1,3164.14.51,4314.64.8-115
Year 10 or equivalent3,0599.69.83,31710.611.2-258
Year 11 or equivalent2,8859.09.53,32410.610.9-439
Year 12 or equivalent20,10562.963.518,62759.359.7+1,478
Did not go to school3941.21.23621.21.1+32
Not stated2,0376.45.71,9726.35.6+65

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, Heide Ward: 1.2% Year 12 or equivalent, Heide Ward: 62.9% Year 11 or equivalent, Heide Ward: 9.0% Year 10 or equivalent, Heide Ward: 9.6% Year 9 or equivalent, Heide Ward: 4.1% Year 8 or below, Heide Ward: 6.7%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016 (Usual residence data)
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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, Heide Ward: +32 Year 12 or equivalent, Heide Ward: +1,478 Year 11 or equivalent, Heide Ward: -439 Year 10 or equivalent, Heide Ward: -258 Year 9 or equivalent, Heide Ward: -115 Year 8 or below, Heide Ward: -225
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 and 2016 (Usual residence data)
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Dominant groups

Analysis of the highest level of schooling attained by the population in Heide Ward in 2016 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) and a lower proportion of people who completed Year 12 or equivalent.

Overall, 21.7% of the population left school at Year 10 or below, and 62.9% went on to complete Year 12 or equivalent, compared with 21.3% and 63.5% respectively for City of Manningham.

There were no major differences between Heide Ward and City of Manningham in 2016.

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the level of schooling attained by the population in Heide Ward, between 2011 and 2016 were:

  • Year 12 or equivalent (+1,478 persons)
  • Year 11 or equivalent (-439 persons)
  • Year 10 or equivalent (-258 persons)
  • Year 8 or below (-225 persons)

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