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Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank

Education institution attending

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This topic has been updated with 2016 Census data for all areas. What's this?

25% of people in Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank attended an educational institution in 2016.

The share of Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank'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
Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank - Total persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
Type of institutionNumber%City of Onkaparinga %Number%City of Onkaparinga %2011 to 2016
Pre-school
221.21.2181.01.4+4
Primary school
19910.89.221911.99.3-20
Primary - Government
1317.16.51427.76.5-11
Primary - Catholic
211.11.2201.11.2+1
Primary - Independent
472.51.5573.11.6-10
Secondary school
1417.65.91347.36.1+7
Secondary - Government
754.13.8613.34.0+14
Secondary - Catholic
191.00.8181.00.8+1
Secondary - Independent
472.51.4553.01.4-8
map this data in atlas.idTAFE231.21.8422.32.3-19
map this data in atlas.idUniversity723.93.51095.93.0-37
Other
50.30.650.30.70
map this data in atlas.idNot attending1,31571.371.91,26268.371.9+53
Not stated
683.75.8583.15.3+10

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, Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank: 1.2% Primary school, Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank: 10.8% Primary - Government, Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank: 7.1% Primary - Catholic, Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank: 1.1% Primary - Independent, Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank: 2.5% Secondary school, Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank: 7.6% Secondary - Government, Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank: 4.1% Secondary - Catholic, Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank: 1.0% Secondary - Independent, Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank: 2.5% TAFE, Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank: 1.2% University, Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank: 3.9% Other, Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank: 0.3%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016 (Usual residence data)
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Change in education institution attending, 2011 to 2016
Change in education institution attending, 2011 to 2016 Pre-school, Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank: +4 Primary school, Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank: -20 Primary - Government, Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank: -11 Primary - Catholic, Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank: +1 Primary - Independent, Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank: -10 Secondary school, Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank: +7 Secondary - Government, Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank: +14 Secondary - Catholic, Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank: +1 Secondary - Independent, Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank: -8 TAFE, Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank: -19 University, Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank: -37 Other, Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank: 0
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 Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank in 2016 compared to the City of Onkaparinga shows that there was a higher proportion attending primary school, a higher proportion attending secondary school, and a similar proportion engaged in tertiary level education.

Overall, 10.8% of the population were attending primary school, 7.6% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 5.1% 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 Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank and the City of Onkaparinga were:

  • A larger percentage of persons attending a Government secondary school (7.6% compared to 5.9%)
  • A larger percentage of persons attending a Government primary school (10.8% compared to 9.2%)
  • A larger percentage of persons attending a secondary school (any type) (2.5% compared to 1.4%)
  • A larger percentage of persons attending a primary school (any type) (2.5% compared to 1.5%)

Emerging groups

From 2011 to 2016, Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank's population decreased by 2 people (+0.1%). This represents an average annual change of -0.02% per year over the period.

There were no major differences in Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank between 2011 and 2016.

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