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Fraser Rise

Education institution attending

21% of people in Fraser Rise attended an educational institution in 2011.

The share of Fraser Rise's population attending educational institutions reflects the age structure of the population, as it is influenced by the number of children attending school; proximity to tertiary education, which can mean young adults leaving home to be nearer to educational facilities and; the degree to which people are seeking out educational opportunities in adulthood, especially in their late teens and early twenties.

This data is often combined with Age Structure to identify areas with significant university student populations.

Derived from the Census question:

'What type of educational institution is the person attending?'

Total population

Education institution attending
Fraser Rise - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Type of institutionNumber%City of Melton %Number%City of Melton %2006 to 2011
Pre-school
00.02.210.72.0-1
Primary school
711.29.783.79.80
Primary - Government
24.26.242.16.5-2
Primary - Catholic
24.22.410.92.4+1
Primary - Independent
12.81.110.70.90
Secondary school
12.36.821.07.1-1
Secondary - Government
12.34.321.04.6-1
Secondary - Catholic
00.01.400.01.40
Secondary - Independent
00.01.100.01.20
map this data in atlas.idTAFE12.81.910.71.70
map this data in atlas.idUniversity12.32.800.02.3+2
Other
00.00.900.00.7+1
map this data in atlas.idNot attending5173.468.26730.068.2-15
Not stated
35.17.514263.98.2-139

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

Education institution attending, 2011
Education institution attending, 2011 Pre-school, City of Melton: 2.2% Primary school, City of Melton: 9.7% Primary - Government, City of Melton: 6.2% Primary - Catholic, City of Melton: 2.4% Primary - Independent, City of Melton: 1.1% Secondary school, City of Melton: 6.8% Secondary - Government, City of Melton: 4.3% Secondary - Catholic, City of Melton: 1.4% Secondary - Independent, City of Melton: 1.1% TAFE, City of Melton: 1.9% University, City of Melton: 2.8% Other, City of Melton: 0.9% Pre-school, Fraser Rise: 0.0% Primary school, Fraser Rise: 11.2% Primary - Government, Fraser Rise: 4.2% Primary - Catholic, Fraser Rise: 4.2% Primary - Independent, Fraser Rise: 2.8% Secondary school, Fraser Rise: 2.3% Secondary - Government, Fraser Rise: 2.3% Secondary - Catholic, Fraser Rise: 0.0% Secondary - Independent, Fraser Rise: 0.0% TAFE, Fraser Rise: 2.8% University, Fraser Rise: 2.3% Other, Fraser Rise: 0.0%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
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Change in education institution attending, 2006 to 2011
Change in education institution attending, 2006 to 2011 Pre-school, Fraser Rise: -1 Primary school, Fraser Rise: 0 Primary - Government, Fraser Rise: -2 Primary - Catholic, Fraser Rise: +1 Primary - Independent, Fraser Rise: 0 Secondary school, Fraser Rise: -1 Secondary - Government, Fraser Rise: -1 Secondary - Catholic, Fraser Rise: 0 Secondary - Independent, Fraser Rise: 0 TAFE, Fraser Rise: 0 University, Fraser Rise: +2 Other, Fraser Rise: +1
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 share of the population attending educational institutions in Fraser Rise in 2011 compared to City of Melton shows that there was a higher proportion attending primary school, a lower proportion attending secondary school, and a higher proportion engaged in tertiary level education.

Overall, 11.2% of the population were attending primary school, 2.3% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 5.1% were learning at a tertiary level, compared with 9.7%, 6.8% and 4.6% respectively for City of Melton.

The major differences between the share of the population attending learning institutions in Fraser Rise and City of Melton were:

  • A larger percentage of persons not attending (73.4% compared to 68.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons attending a Government secondary school (2.3% compared to 6.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons attending a Catholic primary school (4.2% compared to 6.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons attending a Catholic secondary school (2.3% compared to 4.3%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Fraser Rise's population decreased by 157 people (+71.7%). This represents an average annual change of -22.31% per year over the period.

There were no major differences in Fraser Rise between 2006 and 2011.

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