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Highbury - Paracombe

Education institution attending

24% of people in Highbury - Paracombe attended an educational institution in 2011.

The share of Highbury - Paracombe'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
Highbury - Paracombe - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Type of institutionNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2006 to 2011
Pre-school
991.51.3721.11.2+27
Primary school
6619.98.96399.69.8+22
Primary - Government
3875.85.63705.66.3+17
Primary - Catholic
1572.41.71592.41.8-2
Primary - Independent
1171.81.61101.71.7+7
Secondary school
3795.76.04286.46.4-49
Secondary - Government
1802.73.31872.83.5-7
Secondary - Catholic
1201.81.31362.01.4-16
Secondary - Independent
791.21.51061.61.5-27
map this data in atlas.idTAFE1201.82.31362.02.5-16
map this data in atlas.idUniversity2864.33.82473.73.3+39
Other
641.00.7510.80.6+13
map this data in atlas.idNot attending4,76671.772.34,74971.471.2+17
Not stated
2724.14.63284.95.1-56

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, Highbury - Paracombe: 1.5% Primary school, Highbury - Paracombe: 9.9% Primary - Government, Highbury - Paracombe: 5.8% Primary - Catholic, Highbury - Paracombe: 2.4% Primary - Independent, Highbury - Paracombe: 1.8% Secondary school, Highbury - Paracombe: 5.7% Secondary - Government, Highbury - Paracombe: 2.7% Secondary - Catholic, Highbury - Paracombe: 1.8% Secondary - Independent, Highbury - Paracombe: 1.2% TAFE, Highbury - Paracombe: 1.8% University, Highbury - Paracombe: 4.3% Other, Highbury - Paracombe: 1.0%
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, Highbury - Paracombe: +27 Primary school, Highbury - Paracombe: +22 Primary - Government, Highbury - Paracombe: +17 Primary - Catholic, Highbury - Paracombe: -2 Primary - Independent, Highbury - Paracombe: +7 Secondary school, Highbury - Paracombe: -49 Secondary - Government, Highbury - Paracombe: -7 Secondary - Catholic, Highbury - Paracombe: -16 Secondary - Independent, Highbury - Paracombe: -27 TAFE, Highbury - Paracombe: -16 University, Highbury - Paracombe: +39 Other, Highbury - Paracombe: +13
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 Highbury - Paracombe in 2011 compared to the City of Tea Tree Gully shows that there was a higher proportion attending primary school, a similar proportion attending secondary school, and a similar proportion engaged in tertiary level education.

Overall, 9.9% of the population were attending primary school, 5.7% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 6.1% 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 Highbury - Paracombe and the City of Tea Tree Gully was:

  • A larger percentage of persons attending a Government primary school (9.9% compared to 8.9%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Highbury - Paracombe's population decreased by 4 people (+0.1%). This represents an average annual change of -0.01% per year over the period.

The largest change in the number of persons attending education institutions in Highbury - Paracombe, between 2006 and 2011 was in those who nominated:

  • Secondary school (-49 persons)

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