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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 Craigmore attended an educational institution in 2016.

The share of Craigmore'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
Craigmore - Total persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
Type of institutionNumber%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2011 to 2016
Pre-school
1401.31.61711.61.6-31
Primary school
1,15610.810.21,23711.310.0-81
Primary - Government
6856.46.76536.06.6+33
Primary - Catholic
2112.01.72902.71.8-80
Primary - Independent
2592.41.82932.71.6-34
Secondary school
7547.05.97727.06.5-18
Secondary - Government
3433.23.53413.13.7+2
Secondary - Catholic
1641.51.21881.71.3-24
Secondary - Independent
2462.31.22432.21.4+4
map this data in atlas.idTAFE2282.12.62572.42.5-29
map this data in atlas.idUniversity3443.22.62552.31.8+89
Other
920.91.0560.50.8+36
map this data in atlas.idNot attending7,46569.468.17,63969.769.2-174
Not stated
5725.38.05685.27.7+4

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 Playford: 1.6% Primary school, City of Playford: 10.2% Primary - Government, City of Playford: 6.7% Primary - Catholic, City of Playford: 1.7% Primary - Independent, City of Playford: 1.8% Secondary school, City of Playford: 5.9% Secondary - Government, City of Playford: 3.5% Secondary - Catholic, City of Playford: 1.2% Secondary - Independent, City of Playford: 1.2% TAFE, City of Playford: 2.6% University, City of Playford: 2.6% Other, City of Playford: 1.0% Pre-school, Craigmore: 1.3% Primary school, Craigmore: 10.8% Primary - Government, Craigmore: 6.4% Primary - Catholic, Craigmore: 2.0% Primary - Independent, Craigmore: 2.4% Secondary school, Craigmore: 7.0% Secondary - Government, Craigmore: 3.2% Secondary - Catholic, Craigmore: 1.5% Secondary - Independent, Craigmore: 2.3% TAFE, Craigmore: 2.1% University, Craigmore: 3.2% Other, Craigmore: 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, Craigmore: -31 Primary school, Craigmore: -81 Primary - Government, Craigmore: +33 Primary - Catholic, Craigmore: -80 Primary - Independent, Craigmore: -34 Secondary school, Craigmore: -18 Secondary - Government, Craigmore: +2 Secondary - Catholic, Craigmore: -24 Secondary - Independent, Craigmore: +4 TAFE, Craigmore: -29 University, Craigmore: +89 Other, Craigmore: +36
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 Craigmore in 2016 compared to the City of Playford 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, 7.0% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 5.3% were learning at a tertiary level, compared with 10.2%, 5.9% and 5.2% respectively for the City of Playford.

The major differences between the share of the population attending learning institutions in Craigmore and the City of Playford were:

  • A larger percentage of persons not attending (69.4% compared to 68.1%)
  • A larger percentage of persons attending a secondary school (any type) (2.3% compared to 1.2%)
  • A larger percentage of persons attending a Government secondary school (7.0% compared to 5.9%)

Emerging groups

From 2011 to 2016, Craigmore's population decreased by 205 people (+1.9%). This represents an average annual change of -0.38% per year over the period.

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

  • University (+89 persons)
  • Primary school (-81 persons)
  • Primary - Catholic (-80 persons)

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