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Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East

Education institution attending

28% of people in Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East attended an educational institution in 2011.

The share of Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East'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
Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Type of institutionNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2006 to 2011
Pre-school
1541.61.31691.71.2-15
Primary school
1,19012.08.91,28312.99.8-93
Primary - Government
7137.25.67407.56.3-27
Primary - Catholic
2552.61.72322.31.8+23
Primary - Independent
2222.21.63113.11.7-89
Secondary school
7487.66.07077.16.4+41
Secondary - Government
3503.53.33473.53.5+3
Secondary - Catholic
1241.31.31251.31.4-1
Secondary - Independent
2742.81.52352.41.5+39
map this data in atlas.idTAFE2402.42.32552.62.5-15
map this data in atlas.idUniversity3583.63.82892.93.3+69
Other
550.60.7580.60.6-3
map this data in atlas.idNot attending6,78668.672.36,66467.171.2+122
Not stated
3673.74.65025.15.1-135

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, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: 1.6% Primary school, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: 12.0% Primary - Government, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: 7.2% Primary - Catholic, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: 2.6% Primary - Independent, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: 2.2% Secondary school, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: 7.6% Secondary - Government, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: 3.5% Secondary - Catholic, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: 1.3% Secondary - Independent, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: 2.8% TAFE, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: 2.4% University, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: 3.6% Other, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: 0.6%
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, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: -15 Primary school, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: -93 Primary - Government, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: -27 Primary - Catholic, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: +23 Primary - Independent, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: -89 Secondary school, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: +41 Secondary - Government, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: +3 Secondary - Catholic, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: -1 Secondary - Independent, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: +39 TAFE, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: -15 University, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: +69 Other, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: -3
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 Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East 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, 12.0% of the population were attending primary school, 7.6% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 6.0% 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 Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East and the City of Tea Tree Gully were:

  • A larger percentage of persons attending a Government primary school (12.0% compared to 8.9%)
  • A larger percentage of persons attending a Catholic primary school (7.2% compared to 5.6%)
  • A larger percentage of persons attending a Government secondary school (7.6% compared to 6.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons not attending (68.6% compared to 72.3%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East's population decreased by 29 people (+0.3%). This represents an average annual change of -0.06% per year over the period.

The largest changes in the number of persons attending education institutions in Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East, between 2006 and 2011 were in those who nominated:

  • Primary school (-93 persons)
  • Primary - Independent (-89 persons)
  • University (+69 persons)

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