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Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park

Education institution attending

18% of people in Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park attended an educational institution in 2011.

The share of Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park'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
Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Type of institutionNumber%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2006 to 2011
Pre-school
331.21.6271.11.5+6
Primary school
1946.910.02018.311.4-7
Primary - Government
1174.26.61606.67.6-43
Primary - Catholic
421.51.8231.02.0+19
Primary - Independent
351.21.6170.71.8+18
Secondary school
1635.86.51476.16.1+16
Secondary - Government
572.03.7411.73.6+16
Secondary - Catholic
682.41.3753.11.2-7
Secondary - Independent
381.31.4311.31.3+7
map this data in atlas.idTAFE401.42.5281.12.2+13
map this data in atlas.idUniversity592.11.8451.81.3+15
Other
230.80.860.20.9+17
map this data in atlas.idNot attending2,07073.569.21,76872.867.8+302
Not stated
2358.37.72078.58.7+28

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 Playford: 1.6% Primary school, City of Playford: 10.0% Primary - Government, City of Playford: 6.6% Primary - Catholic, City of Playford: 1.8% Primary - Independent, City of Playford: 1.6% Secondary school, City of Playford: 6.5% Secondary - Government, City of Playford: 3.7% Secondary - Catholic, City of Playford: 1.3% Secondary - Independent, City of Playford: 1.4% TAFE, City of Playford: 2.5% University, City of Playford: 1.8% Other, City of Playford: 0.8% Pre-school, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 1.2% Primary school, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 6.9% Primary - Government, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 4.2% Primary - Catholic, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 1.5% Primary - Independent, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 1.2% Secondary school, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 5.8% Secondary - Government, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 2.0% Secondary - Catholic, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 2.4% Secondary - Independent, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 1.3% TAFE, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 1.4% University, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 2.1% Other, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 0.8%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in education institution attending, 2006 to 2011
Change in education institution attending, 2006 to 2011 Pre-school, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: +6 Primary school, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: -7 Primary - Government, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: -43 Primary - Catholic, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: +19 Primary - Independent, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: +18 Secondary school, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: +16 Secondary - Government, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: +16 Secondary - Catholic, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: -7 Secondary - Independent, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: +7 TAFE, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: +13 University, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: +15 Other, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: +17
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 Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park in 2011 compared to the City of Playford 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, 6.9% of the population were attending primary school, 5.8% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 3.5% were learning at a tertiary level, compared with 10.0%, 6.5% and 4.3% respectively for the City of Playford.

The major differences between the share of the population attending learning institutions in Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park and the City of Playford were:

  • A larger percentage of persons not attending (73.5% compared to 69.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons attending a Government primary school (6.9% compared to 10.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons attending a Catholic primary school (4.2% compared to 6.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons attending a Catholic secondary school (2.0% compared to 3.7%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park's population increased by 389 people (+16.0%). This represents an average annual change of 3.02% per year over the period.

There were no major differences in Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park between 2006 and 2011.

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