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Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale

Education institution attending

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21% of people in Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale attended an educational institution in 2016.

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)20162011Change
Type of institutionNumber%City of Onkaparinga %Number%City of Onkaparinga %2011 to 2016
Pre-school
281.51.2271.51.4+1
Primary school
1276.99.21659.09.3-38
Primary - Government
935.16.51266.96.5-33
Primary - Catholic
30.21.240.21.2-1
Primary - Independent
311.71.5351.91.6-4
Secondary school
1035.65.91437.86.1-40
Secondary - Government
603.33.8874.74.0-27
Secondary - Catholic
130.70.890.50.8+4
Secondary - Independent
301.61.4472.61.4-17
map this data in atlas.idTAFE321.71.8372.02.3-5
map this data in atlas.idUniversity794.33.5784.23.0+1
Other
90.50.6251.40.7-16
map this data in atlas.idNot attending1,36374.171.91,31971.871.9+44
Not stated
995.45.8432.35.3+56

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 Onkaparinga: 1.2% Primary school, City of Onkaparinga: 9.2% Primary - Government, City of Onkaparinga: 6.5% Primary - Catholic, City of Onkaparinga: 1.2% Primary - Independent, City of Onkaparinga: 1.5% Secondary school, City of Onkaparinga: 5.9% Secondary - Government, City of Onkaparinga: 3.8% Secondary - Catholic, City of Onkaparinga: 0.8% Secondary - Independent, City of Onkaparinga: 1.4% TAFE, City of Onkaparinga: 1.8% University, City of Onkaparinga: 3.5% Other, City of Onkaparinga: 0.6% Pre-school, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: 1.5% Primary school, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: 6.9% Primary - Government, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: 5.1% Primary - Catholic, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: 0.2% Primary - Independent, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: 1.7% Secondary school, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: 5.6% Secondary - Government, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: 3.3% Secondary - Catholic, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: 0.7% Secondary - Independent, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: 1.6% TAFE, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: 1.7% University, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: 4.3% Other, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: 0.5%
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, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: +1 Primary school, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: -38 Primary - Government, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: -33 Primary - Catholic, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: -1 Primary - Independent, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: -4 Secondary school, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: -40 Secondary - Government, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: -27 Secondary - Catholic, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: +4 Secondary - Independent, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: -17 TAFE, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: -5 University, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: +1 Other, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale: -16
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 Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale in 2016 compared to the City of Onkaparinga shows that there was a lower proportion attending primary school, a similar proportion attending secondary school, and a higher proportion engaged in tertiary level education.

Overall, 6.9% of the population were attending primary school, 5.6% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 6.0% were learning at a tertiary level, compared with 9.2%, 5.9% 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 not attending (74.1% compared to 71.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons attending a Government primary school (6.9% compared to 9.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons attending a Catholic primary school (5.1% compared to 6.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons attending an independent primary school (0.2% compared to 1.2%)

Emerging groups

From 2011 to 2016, Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale's population increased by 3 people (+0.2%). This represents an average annual change of 0.03% per year over the period.

There were no major differences in Clarendon - Kangarilla - Blewitt Springs - Kuitpo - Dorset Vale between 2011 and 2016.

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