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Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley

Education institution attending

28% of people in Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley attended an educational institution in 2011.

The share of Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley'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
Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Type of institutionNumber%City of Mitcham %Number%City of Mitcham %2006 to 2011
Pre-school
551.81.4431.71.3+12
Primary school
39012.98.826710.68.8+122
Primary - Government
2107.05.61827.25.9+28
Primary - Catholic
341.11.4120.51.2+22
Primary - Independent
1464.81.8732.91.7+73
Secondary school
2137.16.21626.46.2+51
Secondary - Government
993.32.7943.72.9+5
Secondary - Catholic
180.61.2140.61.2+4
Secondary - Independent
963.22.3542.12.1+42
map this data in atlas.idTAFE511.71.8652.62.1-15
map this data in atlas.idUniversity1364.57.71295.17.2+7
Other
140.50.7150.60.7-1
map this data in atlas.idNot attending2,10969.869.41,74269.268.8+366
Not stated
521.73.9953.84.9-43

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 Mitcham: 1.4% Primary school, City of Mitcham: 8.8% Primary - Government, City of Mitcham: 5.6% Primary - Catholic, City of Mitcham: 1.4% Primary - Independent, City of Mitcham: 1.8% Secondary school, City of Mitcham: 6.2% Secondary - Government, City of Mitcham: 2.7% Secondary - Catholic, City of Mitcham: 1.2% Secondary - Independent, City of Mitcham: 2.3% TAFE, City of Mitcham: 1.8% University, City of Mitcham: 7.7% Other, City of Mitcham: 0.7% Pre-school, Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley: 1.8% Primary school, Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley: 12.9% Primary - Government, Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley: 7.0% Primary - Catholic, Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley: 1.1% Primary - Independent, Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley: 4.8% Secondary school, Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley: 7.1% Secondary - Government, Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley: 3.3% Secondary - Catholic, Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley: 0.6% Secondary - Independent, Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley: 3.2% TAFE, Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley: 1.7% University, Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley: 4.5% Other, Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley: 0.5%
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, Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley: +12 Primary school, Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley: +122 Primary - Government, Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley: +28 Primary - Catholic, Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley: +22 Primary - Independent, Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley: +73 Secondary school, Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley: +51 Secondary - Government, Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley: +5 Secondary - Catholic, Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley: +4 Secondary - Independent, Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley: +42 TAFE, Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley: -15 University, Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley: +7 Other, Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley: -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 Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley in 2011 compared to the City of Mitcham shows that there was a higher proportion attending primary school, a higher proportion attending secondary school, and a lower proportion engaged in tertiary level education.

Overall, 12.9% of the population were attending primary school, 7.1% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 6.2% were learning at a tertiary level, compared with 8.8%, 6.2% and 9.5% respectively for the City of Mitcham.

The major differences between the share of the population attending learning institutions in Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley and the City of Mitcham were:

  • A larger percentage of persons attending a Government primary school (12.9% compared to 8.8%)
  • A larger percentage of persons attending a primary school (any type) (4.8% compared to 1.8%)
  • A larger percentage of persons attending a Catholic primary school (7.0% compared to 5.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons attending University (4.5% compared to 7.7%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley's population increased by 502 people (+19.9%). This represents an average annual change of 3.7% per year over the period.

The largest changes in the number of persons attending education institutions in Craigburn Farm - Coromandel Valley, between 2006 and 2011 were in those who nominated:

  • Primary school (+122 persons)
  • Primary - Independent (+73 persons)
  • Secondary school (+51 persons)

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