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Reynella East

Education institution attending

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21% of people in Reynella East attended an educational institution in 2016.

The share of Reynella East'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
Reynella East - Total persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
Type of institutionNumber%City of Onkaparinga %Number%City of Onkaparinga %2011 to 2016
Pre-school
221.11.2251.21.4-3
Primary school
1738.69.21628.09.3+11
Primary - Government
1607.96.51205.96.5+40
Primary - Catholic
40.21.2211.01.2-17
Primary - Independent
90.41.5211.01.6-12
Secondary school
1175.85.91195.96.1-2
Secondary - Government
914.53.8904.44.0+1
Secondary - Catholic
110.50.890.40.8+2
Secondary - Independent
150.71.4201.01.4-5
map this data in atlas.idTAFE331.61.8452.22.3-12
map this data in atlas.idUniversity693.43.5592.93.0+10
Other
50.20.660.30.7-1
map this data in atlas.idNot attending1,53276.071.91,54676.471.9-14
Not stated
663.35.8613.05.3+5

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, Reynella East: 1.1% Primary school, Reynella East: 8.6% Primary - Government, Reynella East: 7.9% Primary - Catholic, Reynella East: 0.2% Primary - Independent, Reynella East: 0.4% Secondary school, Reynella East: 5.8% Secondary - Government, Reynella East: 4.5% Secondary - Catholic, Reynella East: 0.5% Secondary - Independent, Reynella East: 0.7% TAFE, Reynella East: 1.6% University, Reynella East: 3.4% Other, Reynella East: 0.2%
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, Reynella East: -3 Primary school, Reynella East: +11 Primary - Government, Reynella East: +40 Primary - Catholic, Reynella East: -17 Primary - Independent, Reynella East: -12 Secondary school, Reynella East: -2 Secondary - Government, Reynella East: +1 Secondary - Catholic, Reynella East: +2 Secondary - Independent, Reynella East: -5 TAFE, Reynella East: -12 University, Reynella East: +10 Other, Reynella East: -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 Reynella East 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 similar proportion engaged in tertiary level education.

Overall, 8.6% of the population were attending primary school, 5.8% 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 Reynella East and the City of Onkaparinga were:

  • A larger percentage of persons not attending (76.0% compared to 71.9%)
  • A larger percentage of persons attending a Catholic primary school (7.9% compared to 6.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons attending a primary school (any type) (0.4% compared to 1.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons attending an independent primary school (0.2% compared to 1.2%)

Emerging groups

From 2011 to 2016, Reynella East's population decreased by 6 people (+0.3%). This represents an average annual change of -0.06% per year over the period.

There were no major differences in Reynella East between 2011 and 2016.

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