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Hackham West

Education institution attending

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

18% of people in Hackham West attended an educational institution in 2016.

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)20162011Change
Type of institutionNumber%City of Onkaparinga %Number%City of Onkaparinga %2011 to 2016
Pre-school
300.81.2571.61.4-27
Primary school
2797.99.22777.79.3+2
Primary - Government
2356.66.52256.26.5+10
Primary - Catholic
70.21.2140.41.2-7
Primary - Independent
371.01.5381.11.6-1
Secondary school
1634.65.92396.66.1-76
Secondary - Government
1393.93.81915.34.0-52
Secondary - Catholic
200.60.8240.70.8-4
Secondary - Independent
40.11.4240.71.4-20
map this data in atlas.idTAFE712.01.8862.42.3-15
map this data in atlas.idUniversity671.93.5521.43.0+15
Other
330.90.6340.90.7-1
map this data in atlas.idNot attending2,56472.471.92,57971.571.9-15
Not stated
3349.45.82837.85.3+51

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, Hackham West: 0.8% Primary school, Hackham West: 7.9% Primary - Government, Hackham West: 6.6% Primary - Catholic, Hackham West: 0.2% Primary - Independent, Hackham West: 1.0% Secondary school, Hackham West: 4.6% Secondary - Government, Hackham West: 3.9% Secondary - Catholic, Hackham West: 0.6% Secondary - Independent, Hackham West: 0.1% TAFE, Hackham West: 2.0% University, Hackham West: 1.9% Other, Hackham West: 0.9%
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, Hackham West: -27 Primary school, Hackham West: +2 Primary - Government, Hackham West: +10 Primary - Catholic, Hackham West: -7 Primary - Independent, Hackham West: -1 Secondary school, Hackham West: -76 Secondary - Government, Hackham West: -52 Secondary - Catholic, Hackham West: -4 Secondary - Independent, Hackham West: -20 TAFE, Hackham West: -15 University, Hackham West: +15 Other, Hackham West: -1
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 Hackham West in 2016 compared to the City of Onkaparinga shows that there was a lower proportion attending primary school, a lower proportion attending secondary school, and a lower proportion engaged in tertiary level education.

Overall, 7.9% of the population were attending primary school, 4.6% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 3.9% 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 Hackham West and the City of Onkaparinga were:

  • A smaller percentage of persons attending University (1.9% compared to 3.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons attending a Government primary school (7.9% compared to 9.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons attending a Government secondary school (4.6% compared to 5.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons attending a secondary school (any type) (0.1% compared to 1.4%)

Emerging groups

From 2011 to 2016, Hackham West's population decreased by 66 people (+1.8%). This represents an average annual change of -0.37% per year over the period.

The largest changes in the number of persons attending education institutions in Hackham West, between 2011 and 2016 were in those who nominated:

  • Secondary school (-76 persons)
  • Secondary - Government (-52 persons)

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