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Keilor East

Education institution attending

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21% of people in Keilor East attended an educational institution in 2016.

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)20162011Change
Type of institutionNumber%City of Moonee Valley %Number%City of Moonee Valley %2011 to 2016
Pre-school
2241.51.52191.71.5+5
Primary school
1,1297.87.48766.67.0+253
Primary - Government
4293.03.33162.43.0+113
Primary - Catholic
6074.23.24923.73.1+115
Primary - Independent
930.60.9680.50.9+25
Secondary school
8295.75.97765.95.8+53
Secondary - Government
3912.72.53702.82.5+21
Secondary - Catholic
3562.52.22922.22.1+64
Secondary - Independent
820.61.21140.91.2-32
map this data in atlas.idTAFE1811.21.42061.61.9-25
map this data in atlas.idUniversity6294.36.54523.45.5+177
Other
1110.81.0580.40.9+53
map this data in atlas.idNot attending10,51872.569.99,78473.970.5+734
Not stated
8936.26.68706.66.8+23

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Education institution attending, 2016
Education institution attending, 2016 Pre-school, City of Moonee Valley: 1.5% Primary school, City of Moonee Valley: 7.4% Primary - Government, City of Moonee Valley: 3.3% Primary - Catholic, City of Moonee Valley: 3.2% Primary - Independent, City of Moonee Valley: 0.9% Secondary school, City of Moonee Valley: 5.9% Secondary - Government, City of Moonee Valley: 2.5% Secondary - Catholic, City of Moonee Valley: 2.2% Secondary - Independent, City of Moonee Valley: 1.2% TAFE, City of Moonee Valley: 1.4% University, City of Moonee Valley: 6.5% Other, City of Moonee Valley: 1.0% Pre-school, Keilor East: 1.5% Primary school, Keilor East: 7.8% Primary - Government, Keilor East: 3.0% Primary - Catholic, Keilor East: 4.2% Primary - Independent, Keilor East: 0.6% Secondary school, Keilor East: 5.7% Secondary - Government, Keilor East: 2.7% Secondary - Catholic, Keilor East: 2.5% Secondary - Independent, Keilor East: 0.6% TAFE, Keilor East: 1.2% University, Keilor East: 4.3% Other, Keilor East: 0.8%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in education institution attending, 2011 to 2016
Change in education institution attending, 2011 to 2016 Pre-school, Keilor East: +5 Primary school, Keilor East: +253 Primary - Government, Keilor East: +113 Primary - Catholic, Keilor East: +115 Primary - Independent, Keilor East: +25 Secondary school, Keilor East: +53 Secondary - Government, Keilor East: +21 Secondary - Catholic, Keilor East: +64 Secondary - Independent, Keilor East: -32 TAFE, Keilor East: -25 University, Keilor East: +177 Other, Keilor East: +53
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 and 2016 (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 2016 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, 7.8% of the population were attending primary school, 5.7% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 5.6% were learning at a tertiary level, compared with 7.4%, 5.9% and 7.9% 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 (72.5% compared to 69.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons attending University (4.3% compared to 6.5%)

Emerging groups

From 2011 to 2016, Keilor East's population increased by 1,273 people (+9.6%). This represents an average annual change of 1.85% per year over the period.

The largest changes in the number of persons attending education institutions in Keilor East, between 2011 and 2016 were in those who nominated:

  • Primary school (+253 persons)
  • University (+177 persons)
  • Primary - Catholic (+115 persons)
  • Primary - Government (+113 persons)

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