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Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs

Education institution attending

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26% of people in Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs attended an educational institution in 2016.

The share of Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs'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
Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs - Total persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
Type of institutionNumber%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2011 to 2016
Pre-school
2232.31.61141.81.6+109
Primary school
1,14111.610.262610.110.0+515
Primary - Government
7637.76.74156.76.6+348
Primary - Catholic
1911.91.71282.11.8+63
Primary - Independent
1861.91.8821.31.6+104
Secondary school
4935.05.93695.96.5+124
Secondary - Government
3263.33.52143.43.7+112
Secondary - Catholic
900.91.2801.31.3+10
Secondary - Independent
760.81.2741.21.4+2
map this data in atlas.idTAFE2642.72.61592.62.5+105
map this data in atlas.idUniversity3063.12.61001.61.8+206
Other
961.01.0510.80.8+45
map this data in atlas.idNot attending6,64567.468.14,31869.369.2+2,327
Not stated
6897.08.04907.97.7+198

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, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 2.3% Primary school, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 11.6% Primary - Government, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 7.7% Primary - Catholic, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 1.9% Primary - Independent, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 1.9% Secondary school, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 5.0% Secondary - Government, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 3.3% Secondary - Catholic, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 0.9% Secondary - Independent, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 0.8% TAFE, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 2.7% University, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 3.1% Other, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 1.0%
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, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +109 Primary school, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +515 Primary - Government, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +348 Primary - Catholic, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +63 Primary - Independent, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +104 Secondary school, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +124 Secondary - Government, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +112 Secondary - Catholic, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +10 Secondary - Independent, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +2 TAFE, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +105 University, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +206 Other, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +45
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 Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs in 2016 compared to the City of Playford shows that there was a higher proportion attending primary school, a lower proportion attending secondary school, and a higher proportion engaged in tertiary level education.

Overall, 11.6% of the population were attending primary school, 5.0% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 5.8% 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 Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs and the City of Playford were:

  • A larger percentage of persons attending a Government primary school (11.6% compared to 10.2%)
  • A larger percentage of persons attending a Catholic primary school (7.7% compared to 6.7%)

Emerging groups

From 2011 to 2016, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs's population increased by 3,630 people (+58.3%). This represents an average annual change of 9.62% per year over the period.

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

  • Primary school (+515 persons)
  • Primary - Government (+348 persons)
  • University (+206 persons)
  • Secondary school (+124 persons)

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