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Hackham West

Education institution attending

21% of people in Hackham West attended an educational institution in 2011.

The share of Hackham West'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
Hackham West - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Type of institutionNumber%City of Onkaparinga %Number%City of Onkaparinga %2006 to 2011
Pre-school
571.61.4421.11.3+15
Primary school
2777.79.339810.610.3-121
Primary - Government
2256.26.53288.77.5-103
Primary - Catholic
140.41.2250.71.1-11
Primary - Independent
381.11.6451.21.7-7
Secondary school
2396.66.12496.66.4-10
Secondary - Government
1915.34.02045.44.3-13
Secondary - Catholic
240.70.8270.70.7-3
Secondary - Independent
240.71.4180.51.4+6
map this data in atlas.idTAFE862.42.3752.02.2+11
map this data in atlas.idUniversity521.43.0320.92.6+20
Other
340.90.7220.60.6+12
map this data in atlas.idNot attending2,57971.571.92,66170.770.8-82
Not stated
2837.85.32847.55.7-1

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, Hackham West: 1.6% Primary school, Hackham West: 7.7% Primary - Government, Hackham West: 6.2% Primary - Catholic, Hackham West: 0.4% Primary - Independent, Hackham West: 1.1% Secondary school, Hackham West: 6.6% Secondary - Government, Hackham West: 5.3% Secondary - Catholic, Hackham West: 0.7% Secondary - Independent, Hackham West: 0.7% TAFE, Hackham West: 2.4% University, Hackham West: 1.4% Other, Hackham West: 0.9%
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, Hackham West: +15 Primary school, Hackham West: -121 Primary - Government, Hackham West: -103 Primary - Catholic, Hackham West: -11 Primary - Independent, Hackham West: -7 Secondary school, Hackham West: -10 Secondary - Government, Hackham West: -13 Secondary - Catholic, Hackham West: -3 Secondary - Independent, Hackham West: +6 TAFE, Hackham West: +11 University, Hackham West: +20 Other, Hackham West: +12
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 Hackham West in 2011 compared to the City of Onkaparinga shows that there was a lower proportion attending primary school, a similar proportion attending secondary school, and a lower proportion engaged in tertiary level education.

Overall, 7.7% of the population were attending primary school, 6.6% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 3.8% 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 Hackham West and the City of Onkaparinga were:

  • A larger percentage of persons attending a Catholic secondary school (5.3% compared to 4.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons attending a Government primary school (7.7% compared to 9.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons attending University (1.4% compared to 3.0%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Hackham West's population decreased by 156 people (+4.1%). This represents an average annual change of -0.84% per year over the period.

The largest changes in the number of persons attending education institutions in Hackham West, between 2006 and 2011 were in those who nominated:

  • Primary school (-121 persons)
  • Primary - Government (-103 persons)

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