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Keilor East

Education institution attending

20% of people in Keilor East attended an educational institution in 2011.

The share of Keilor East'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
Keilor East - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Type of institutionNumber%City of Moonee Valley %Number%City of Moonee Valley %2006 to 2011
Pre-school
2191.71.51981.51.5+21
Primary school
8766.67.09026.97.1-26
Primary - Government
3162.43.04063.13.3-90
Primary - Catholic
4923.73.14143.23.0+78
Primary - Independent
680.50.9820.60.9-14
Secondary school
7765.95.87495.76.1+27
Secondary - Government
3702.82.53522.72.6+18
Secondary - Catholic
2922.22.12822.22.2+10
Secondary - Independent
1140.91.21150.91.2-1
map this data in atlas.idTAFE2061.61.91681.31.8+38
map this data in atlas.idUniversity4523.45.53883.04.9+64
Other
580.40.9670.50.8-9
map this data in atlas.idNot attending9,78473.970.59,78774.969.6-3
Not stated
8706.66.88146.28.3+56

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 Moonee Valley: 1.5% Primary school, City of Moonee Valley: 7.0% Primary - Government, City of Moonee Valley: 3.0% Primary - Catholic, City of Moonee Valley: 3.1% Primary - Independent, City of Moonee Valley: 0.9% Secondary school, City of Moonee Valley: 5.8% Secondary - Government, City of Moonee Valley: 2.5% Secondary - Catholic, City of Moonee Valley: 2.1% Secondary - Independent, City of Moonee Valley: 1.2% TAFE, City of Moonee Valley: 1.9% University, City of Moonee Valley: 5.5% Other, City of Moonee Valley: 0.9% Pre-school, Keilor East: 1.7% Primary school, Keilor East: 6.6% Primary - Government, Keilor East: 2.4% Primary - Catholic, Keilor East: 3.7% Primary - Independent, Keilor East: 0.5% Secondary school, Keilor East: 5.9% Secondary - Government, Keilor East: 2.8% Secondary - Catholic, Keilor East: 2.2% Secondary - Independent, Keilor East: 0.9% TAFE, Keilor East: 1.6% University, Keilor East: 3.4% Other, Keilor East: 0.4%
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, Keilor East: +21 Primary school, Keilor East: -26 Primary - Government, Keilor East: -90 Primary - Catholic, Keilor East: +78 Primary - Independent, Keilor East: -14 Secondary school, Keilor East: +27 Secondary - Government, Keilor East: +18 Secondary - Catholic, Keilor East: +10 Secondary - Independent, Keilor East: -1 TAFE, Keilor East: +38 University, Keilor East: +64 Other, Keilor East: -9
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 Keilor East in 2011 compared to the City of Moonee Valley shows that there was a similar proportion attending primary school, a similar proportion attending secondary school, and a lower proportion engaged in tertiary level education.

Overall, 6.6% of the population were attending primary school, 5.9% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 5.0% were learning at a tertiary level, compared with 7.0%, 5.8% and 7.5% respectively for the City of Moonee Valley.

The major differences between the share of the population attending learning institutions in Keilor East and the City of Moonee Valley were:

  • A larger percentage of persons not attending (73.9% compared to 70.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons attending University (3.4% compared to 5.5%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Keilor East's population increased by 168 people (+1.3%). This represents an average annual change of 0.26% per year over the period.

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

  • Primary - Government (-90 persons)
  • Primary - Catholic (+78 persons)
  • University (+64 persons)

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