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Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs

Highest level of schooling

In Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs, 34% of people aged over 15 years had completed Year 12 schooling (or equivalent) as of 2011.

Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs's school completion data is a useful indicator of socio-economic status. With other indicators, such as Proficiency in English, the data informs planners and decision-makers about people's ability to access services. Combined with Educational Qualifications it also allows assessment of the skill base of the population.

Derived from the Census question:

'What is the highest year of primary or secondary school the person has completed?'

Persons aged 15 years and over

Highest level of secondary schooling completed
Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Level of schoolingNumber%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2006 to 2011
Year 8 or below1964.36.81707.27.8+25
Year 9 or equivalent3477.68.42159.19.2+132
Year 10 or equivalent1,04222.922.760425.523.6+438
Year 11 or equivalent1,03722.821.457424.221.4+464
Year 12 or equivalent1,54433.930.759825.326.6+946
Did not go to school260.61.0120.50.8+15
Not stated3638.09.01948.210.6+169

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Highest level of schooling completed, 2011
Highest level of schooling completed, 2011 Did not go to school, City of Playford: 1.0% Year 12 or equivalent, City of Playford: 30.7% Year 11 or equivalent, City of Playford: 21.4% Year 10 or equivalent, City of Playford: 22.7% Year 9 or equivalent, City of Playford: 8.4% Year 8 or below, City of Playford: 6.8% Did not go to school, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 0.6% Year 12 or equivalent, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 33.9% Year 11 or equivalent, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 22.8% Year 10 or equivalent, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 22.9% Year 9 or equivalent, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 7.6% Year 8 or below, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 4.3%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
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Change in highest level of schooling completed, 2006 to 2011
Change in highest level of schooling completed, 2006 to 2011 Did not go to school, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +15 Year 12 or equivalent, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +946 Year 11 or equivalent, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +464 Year 10 or equivalent, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +438 Year 9 or equivalent, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +132 Year 8 or below, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +25
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 highest level of schooling attained by the population in Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs in 2011 compared to the City of Playford shows that there was a lower proportion of people who had left school at an early level (Year 10 or less) and a higher proportion of people who completed Year 12 or equivalent.

Overall, 35.4% of the population left school at Year 10 or below, and 33.9% went on to complete Year 12 or equivalent, compared with 38.9% and 30.7% respectively for the City of Playford.

The major differences between the level of schooling attained by the population in Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs and the City of Playford were:

  • A larger percentage of persons who completed year 12 or equivalent (33.9% compared to 30.7%)
  • A larger percentage of persons who completed year 11 or equivalent (22.8% compared to 21.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons who completed year 8 or below (4.3% compared to 6.8%)

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the level of schooling attained by the population in Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs, between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • Year 12 or equivalent (+946 persons)
  • Year 11 or equivalent (+464 persons)
  • Year 10 or equivalent (+438 persons)
  • Year 9 or equivalent (+132 persons)

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