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Golden Grove - Gould Creek

Education institution attending

25% of people in Golden Grove - Gould Creek attended an educational institution in 2011.

The share of Golden Grove - Gould Creek'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
Golden Grove - Gould Creek - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Type of institutionNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2006 to 2011
Pre-school
1001.11.31141.31.2-14
Primary school
9089.68.91,03211.59.8-124
Primary - Government
5135.45.65906.66.3-77
Primary - Catholic
1811.91.71862.11.8-6
Primary - Independent
2142.31.62552.81.7-41
Secondary school
7097.56.07478.36.4-38
Secondary - Government
3213.43.33223.63.5-1
Secondary - Catholic
1601.71.31571.81.4+2
Secondary - Independent
2282.41.52683.01.5-39
map this data in atlas.idTAFE2002.12.32202.52.5-19
map this data in atlas.idUniversity4194.43.83093.43.3+111
Other
430.50.7430.50.60
map this data in atlas.idNot attending6,65070.572.36,10368.171.2+546
Not stated
4064.34.63894.35.1+17

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, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: 1.1% Primary school, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: 9.6% Primary - Government, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: 5.4% Primary - Catholic, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: 1.9% Primary - Independent, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: 2.3% Secondary school, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: 7.5% Secondary - Government, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: 3.4% Secondary - Catholic, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: 1.7% Secondary - Independent, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: 2.4% TAFE, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: 2.1% University, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: 4.4% Other, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: 0.5%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
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Change in education institution attending, 2006 to 2011
Change in education institution attending, 2006 to 2011 Pre-school, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: -14 Primary school, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: -124 Primary - Government, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: -77 Primary - Catholic, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: -6 Primary - Independent, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: -41 Secondary school, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: -38 Secondary - Government, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: -1 Secondary - Catholic, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: +2 Secondary - Independent, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: -39 TAFE, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: -19 University, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: +111 Other, Golden Grove - Gould Creek: 0
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 Golden Grove - Gould Creek in 2011 compared to the City of Tea Tree Gully 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, 9.6% of the population were attending primary school, 7.5% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 6.6% 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 differences between the share of the population attending learning institutions in Golden Grove - Gould Creek and the City of Tea Tree Gully were:

  • A larger percentage of persons attending a Government secondary school (7.5% compared to 6.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons not attending (70.5% compared to 72.3%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Golden Grove - Gould Creek's population increased by 479 people (+5.3%). This represents an average annual change of 1.05% per year over the period.

The largest changes in the number of persons attending education institutions in Golden Grove - Gould Creek, between 2006 and 2011 were in those who nominated:

  • Primary school (-124 persons)
  • University (+111 persons)
  • Primary - Government (-77 persons)

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