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Taylors Hill

Education institution attending

26% of people in Taylors Hill attended an educational institution in 2011.

The share of Taylors Hill'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
Taylors Hill - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Type of institutionNumber%City of Melton %Number%City of Melton %2006 to 2011
Primary school
Primary - Government
Primary - Catholic
Primary - Independent
Secondary school
Secondary - Government
Secondary - Catholic
Secondary - Independent
map this data in atlas.idTAFE1991.71.91151.81.7+84
map this data in atlas.idUniversity3523.02.81752.72.3+177
map this data in atlas.idNot attending8,11068.968.24,53669.068.2+3,574
Not stated

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, Taylors Hill: 2.9% Primary school, Taylors Hill: 10.8% Primary - Government, Taylors Hill: 6.7% Primary - Catholic, Taylors Hill: 2.6% Primary - Independent, Taylors Hill: 1.5% Secondary school, Taylors Hill: 6.8% Secondary - Government, Taylors Hill: 4.2% Secondary - Catholic, Taylors Hill: 1.5% Secondary - Independent, Taylors Hill: 1.1% TAFE, Taylors Hill: 1.7% University, Taylors Hill: 3.0% Other, Taylors Hill: 0.9%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in by .id, the population experts.
Change in education institution attending, 2006 to 2011
Change in education institution attending, 2006 to 2011 Pre-school, Taylors Hill: +202 Primary school, Taylors Hill: +599 Primary - Government, Taylors Hill: +366 Primary - Catholic, Taylors Hill: +135 Primary - Independent, Taylors Hill: +99 Secondary school, Taylors Hill: +402 Secondary - Government, Taylors Hill: +234 Secondary - Catholic, Taylors Hill: +101 Secondary - Independent, Taylors Hill: +67 TAFE, Taylors Hill: +84 University, Taylors Hill: +177 Other, Taylors Hill: +63
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the share of the population attending educational institutions in Taylors Hill in 2011 compared to the City of Melton shows that there was a higher proportion attending primary school, a similar proportion attending secondary school, and a similar proportion engaged in tertiary level education.

Overall, 10.8% of the population were attending primary school, 6.8% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 4.7% were learning at a tertiary level, compared with 9.7%, 6.8% and 4.6% respectively for the City of Melton.

The major difference between the share of the population attending learning institutions in Taylors Hill and the City of Melton was:

  • A larger percentage of persons attending a Government primary school (10.8% compared to 9.7%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Taylors Hill's population increased by 5,197 people (+79.0%). This represents an average annual change of 12.35% per year over the period.

The largest changes in the number of persons attending education institutions in Taylors Hill, between 2006 and 2011 were in those who nominated:

  • Primary school (+599 persons)
  • Secondary school (+402 persons)
  • Primary - Government (+366 persons)
  • Secondary - Government (+234 persons)

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