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Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale

Education institution attending

26% of people in Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale attended an educational institution in 2011.

The share of Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale'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
Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Type of institutionNumber%City of Onkaparinga %Number%City of Onkaparinga %2006 to 2011
Pre-school
271.51.4201.11.3+7
Primary school
1659.09.319410.810.3-29
Primary - Government
1266.96.51598.97.5-33
Primary - Catholic
40.21.2120.71.1-8
Primary - Independent
351.91.6221.31.7+13
Secondary school
1437.86.11327.46.4+11
Secondary - Government
874.74.0663.74.3+21
Secondary - Catholic
90.50.8100.50.7-1
Secondary - Independent
472.61.4563.11.4-9
map this data in atlas.idTAFE372.02.3543.02.2-17
map this data in atlas.idUniversity784.23.0673.72.6+11
Other
251.40.790.50.6+16
map this data in atlas.idNot attending1,31971.871.91,22468.370.8+95
Not stated
432.35.3935.25.7-50

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 Onkaparinga: 1.4% Primary school, City of Onkaparinga: 9.3% Primary - Government, City of Onkaparinga: 6.5% Primary - Catholic, City of Onkaparinga: 1.2% Primary - Independent, City of Onkaparinga: 1.6% Secondary school, City of Onkaparinga: 6.1% Secondary - Government, City of Onkaparinga: 4.0% Secondary - Catholic, City of Onkaparinga: 0.8% Secondary - Independent, City of Onkaparinga: 1.4% TAFE, City of Onkaparinga: 2.3% University, City of Onkaparinga: 3.0% Other, City of Onkaparinga: 0.7% Pre-school, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: 1.5% Primary school, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: 9.0% Primary - Government, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: 6.9% Primary - Catholic, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: 0.2% Primary - Independent, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: 1.9% Secondary school, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: 7.8% Secondary - Government, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: 4.7% Secondary - Catholic, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: 0.5% Secondary - Independent, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: 2.6% TAFE, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: 2.0% University, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: 4.2% Other, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: 1.4%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in education institution attending, 2006 to 2011
Change in education institution attending, 2006 to 2011 Pre-school, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: +7 Primary school, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: -29 Primary - Government, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: -33 Primary - Catholic, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: -8 Primary - Independent, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: +13 Secondary school, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: +11 Secondary - Government, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: +21 Secondary - Catholic, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: -1 Secondary - Independent, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: -9 TAFE, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: -17 University, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: +11 Other, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: +16
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 Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale in 2011 compared to the City of Onkaparinga shows that there was a similar proportion attending primary school, a higher proportion attending secondary school, and a higher proportion engaged in tertiary level education.

Overall, 9.0% of the population were attending primary school, 7.8% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 6.3% were learning at a tertiary level, compared with 9.3%, 6.1% and 5.3% respectively for the City of Onkaparinga.

The major differences between the share of the population attending learning institutions in Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale and the City of Onkaparinga were:

  • A larger percentage of persons attending a Government secondary school (7.8% compared to 6.1%)
  • A larger percentage of persons attending University (4.2% compared to 3.0%)
  • A larger percentage of persons attending a secondary school (any type) (2.6% compared to 1.4%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale's population increased by 45 people (+2.5%). This represents an average annual change of 0.5% per year over the period.

There were no major differences in Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale between 2006 and 2011.

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