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Modbury North

Education institution attending

22% of people in Modbury North attended an educational institution in 2011.

The share of Modbury North'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
Modbury North - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Type of institutionNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2006 to 2011
Pre-school
951.71.3571.01.2+38
Primary school
4858.78.95159.29.8-30
Primary - Government
3195.75.63436.26.3-24
Primary - Catholic
651.21.7831.51.8-18
Primary - Independent
1011.81.6891.61.7+12
Secondary school
2935.36.03195.76.4-26
Secondary - Government
1893.43.32133.83.5-24
Secondary - Catholic
611.11.3571.01.4+4
Secondary - Independent
430.81.5490.91.5-6
map this data in atlas.idTAFE1322.42.31592.92.5-27
map this data in atlas.idUniversity1863.33.81602.93.3+26
Other
420.80.7370.70.6+5
map this data in atlas.idNot attending4,08773.672.34,08073.271.2+7
Not stated
2354.24.62504.55.1-15

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, Modbury North: 1.7% Primary school, Modbury North: 8.7% Primary - Government, Modbury North: 5.7% Primary - Catholic, Modbury North: 1.2% Primary - Independent, Modbury North: 1.8% Secondary school, Modbury North: 5.3% Secondary - Government, Modbury North: 3.4% Secondary - Catholic, Modbury North: 1.1% Secondary - Independent, Modbury North: 0.8% TAFE, Modbury North: 2.4% University, Modbury North: 3.3% Other, Modbury North: 0.8%
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, Modbury North: +38 Primary school, Modbury North: -30 Primary - Government, Modbury North: -24 Primary - Catholic, Modbury North: -18 Primary - Independent, Modbury North: +12 Secondary school, Modbury North: -26 Secondary - Government, Modbury North: -24 Secondary - Catholic, Modbury North: +4 Secondary - Independent, Modbury North: -6 TAFE, Modbury North: -27 University, Modbury North: +26 Other, Modbury North: +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 Modbury North 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 similar proportion engaged in tertiary level education.

Overall, 8.7% of the population were attending primary school, 5.3% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 5.7% 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 Modbury North and the City of Tea Tree Gully was:

  • A larger percentage of persons not attending (73.6% compared to 72.3%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Modbury North's population decreased by 22 people (+0.4%). This represents an average annual change of -0.08% per year over the period.

There were no major differences in Modbury North between 2006 and 2011.

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