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Banksia Park - Upper Hermitage

Education institution attending

22% of people in Banksia Park - Upper Hermitage attended an educational institution in 2011.

The share of Banksia Park - Upper Hermitage'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
Banksia Park - Upper Hermitage - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Type of institutionNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2006 to 2011
Pre-school
361.11.3310.91.2+5
Primary school
3119.38.92858.39.8+26
Primary - Government
1905.75.61895.56.3+1
Primary - Catholic
722.21.7551.61.8+17
Primary - Independent
481.51.6401.21.7+9
Secondary school
1705.16.02136.26.4-44
Secondary - Government
1153.43.31333.93.5-18
Secondary - Catholic
250.81.3391.11.4-13
Secondary - Independent
300.91.5421.21.5-12
map this data in atlas.idTAFE762.32.3892.62.5-13
map this data in atlas.idUniversity1063.23.81013.03.3+5
Other
220.70.7270.80.6-5
map this data in atlas.idNot attending2,50875.272.32,45771.971.2+51
Not stated
1053.14.62136.25.1-108

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 Tea Tree Gully: 1.3% Primary school, City of Tea Tree Gully: 8.9% Primary - Government, City of Tea Tree Gully: 5.6% Primary - Catholic, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.7% Primary - Independent, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.6% Secondary school, City of Tea Tree Gully: 6.0% Secondary - Government, City of Tea Tree Gully: 3.3% Secondary - Catholic, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.3% Secondary - Independent, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.5% TAFE, City of Tea Tree Gully: 2.3% University, City of Tea Tree Gully: 3.8% Other, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.7% Pre-school, Banksia Park - Upper Hermitage: 1.1% Primary school, Banksia Park - Upper Hermitage: 9.3% Primary - Government, Banksia Park - Upper Hermitage: 5.7% Primary - Catholic, Banksia Park - Upper Hermitage: 2.2% Primary - Independent, Banksia Park - Upper Hermitage: 1.5% Secondary school, Banksia Park - Upper Hermitage: 5.1% Secondary - Government, Banksia Park - Upper Hermitage: 3.4% Secondary - Catholic, Banksia Park - Upper Hermitage: 0.8% Secondary - Independent, Banksia Park - Upper Hermitage: 0.9% TAFE, Banksia Park - Upper Hermitage: 2.3% University, Banksia Park - Upper Hermitage: 3.2% Other, Banksia Park - Upper Hermitage: 0.7%
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, Banksia Park - Upper Hermitage: +5 Primary school, Banksia Park - Upper Hermitage: +26 Primary - Government, Banksia Park - Upper Hermitage: +1 Primary - Catholic, Banksia Park - Upper Hermitage: +17 Primary - Independent, Banksia Park - Upper Hermitage: +9 Secondary school, Banksia Park - Upper Hermitage: -44 Secondary - Government, Banksia Park - Upper Hermitage: -18 Secondary - Catholic, Banksia Park - Upper Hermitage: -13 Secondary - Independent, Banksia Park - Upper Hermitage: -12 TAFE, Banksia Park - Upper Hermitage: -13 University, Banksia Park - Upper Hermitage: +5 Other, Banksia Park - Upper Hermitage: -5
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 Banksia Park - Upper Hermitage in 2011 compared to the City of Tea Tree Gully shows that there was a similar proportion attending primary school, a lower proportion attending secondary school, and a lower proportion engaged in tertiary level education.

Overall, 9.3% of the population were attending primary school, 5.1% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 5.5% were learning at a tertiary level, compared with 8.9%, 6.0% and 6.2% respectively for the City of Tea Tree Gully.

The major difference between the share of the population attending learning institutions in Banksia Park - Upper Hermitage and the City of Tea Tree Gully was:

  • A larger percentage of persons not attending (75.2% compared to 72.3%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Banksia Park - Upper Hermitage's population decreased by 83 people (+2.4%). This represents an average annual change of -0.49% per year over the period.

There were no major differences in Banksia Park - Upper Hermitage between 2006 and 2011.

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