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Strathmore Heights

Education institution attending

21% of people in Strathmore Heights attended an educational institution in 2011.

The share of Strathmore Heights'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
Strathmore Heights - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Type of institutionNumber%City of Moonee Valley %Number%City of Moonee Valley %2006 to 2011
Pre-school
222.41.5161.71.5+6
Primary school
889.47.0505.47.1+38
Primary - Government
677.23.0262.83.3+41
Primary - Catholic
212.33.1212.33.00
Primary - Independent
00.00.930.30.9-3
Secondary school
444.75.8566.16.1-12
Secondary - Government
272.92.5262.82.6+1
Secondary - Catholic
111.22.1182.02.2-7
Secondary - Independent
60.61.2121.31.2-6
map this data in atlas.idTAFE141.51.9171.81.8-3
map this data in atlas.idUniversity252.75.5505.44.9-25
Other
40.40.900.00.8+4
map this data in atlas.idNot attending69774.770.569275.169.6+5
Not stated
394.26.8414.48.3-2

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, Strathmore Heights: 2.4% Primary school, Strathmore Heights: 9.4% Primary - Government, Strathmore Heights: 7.2% Primary - Catholic, Strathmore Heights: 2.3% Primary - Independent, Strathmore Heights: 0.0% Secondary school, Strathmore Heights: 4.7% Secondary - Government, Strathmore Heights: 2.9% Secondary - Catholic, Strathmore Heights: 1.2% Secondary - Independent, Strathmore Heights: 0.6% TAFE, Strathmore Heights: 1.5% University, Strathmore Heights: 2.7% Other, Strathmore Heights: 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, Strathmore Heights: +6 Primary school, Strathmore Heights: +38 Primary - Government, Strathmore Heights: +41 Primary - Catholic, Strathmore Heights: 0 Primary - Independent, Strathmore Heights: -3 Secondary school, Strathmore Heights: -12 Secondary - Government, Strathmore Heights: +1 Secondary - Catholic, Strathmore Heights: -7 Secondary - Independent, Strathmore Heights: -6 TAFE, Strathmore Heights: -3 University, Strathmore Heights: -25 Other, Strathmore Heights: +4
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 Strathmore Heights in 2011 compared to the City of Moonee Valley shows that there was a higher proportion attending primary school, a lower proportion attending secondary school, and a lower proportion engaged in tertiary level education.

Overall, 9.4% of the population were attending primary school, 4.7% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 4.2% 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 Strathmore Heights and the City of Moonee Valley were:

  • A larger percentage of persons not attending (74.7% compared to 70.5%)
  • A larger percentage of persons attending a Catholic primary school (7.2% compared to 3.0%)
  • A larger percentage of persons attending a Government primary school (9.4% compared to 7.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons attending University (2.7% compared to 5.5%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Strathmore Heights's population increased by 11 people (+1.2%). This represents an average annual change of 0.24% per year over the period.

There were no major differences in Strathmore Heights between 2006 and 2011.

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