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Para Hills - Gulf View Heights

Education institution attending

21% of people in Para Hills - Gulf View Heights attended an educational institution in 2011.

The share of Para Hills - Gulf View Heights'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
Para Hills - Gulf View Heights - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Type of institutionNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2006 to 2011
Pre-school
151.21.390.71.2+6
Primary school
1018.38.913210.59.8-31
Primary - Government
796.55.6967.76.3-18
Primary - Catholic
70.61.770.61.80
Primary - Independent
151.21.6292.31.7-14
Secondary school
776.36.0594.76.4+17
Secondary - Government
473.93.3393.13.5+8
Secondary - Catholic
70.61.390.71.4-2
Secondary - Independent
221.81.5110.91.5+11
map this data in atlas.idTAFE272.32.3211.72.5+7
map this data in atlas.idUniversity292.43.8211.73.3+8
Other
100.90.780.60.6+2
map this data in atlas.idNot attending89873.972.393174.471.2-34
Not stated
584.84.6715.75.1-13

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, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: 1.2% Primary school, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: 8.3% Primary - Government, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: 6.5% Primary - Catholic, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: 0.6% Primary - Independent, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: 1.2% Secondary school, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: 6.3% Secondary - Government, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: 3.9% Secondary - Catholic, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: 0.6% Secondary - Independent, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: 1.8% TAFE, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: 2.3% University, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: 2.4% Other, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: 0.9%
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, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: +6 Primary school, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: -31 Primary - Government, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: -18 Primary - Catholic, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: 0 Primary - Independent, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: -14 Secondary school, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: +17 Secondary - Government, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: +8 Secondary - Catholic, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: -2 Secondary - Independent, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: +11 TAFE, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: +7 University, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: +8 Other, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights: +2
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 Para Hills - Gulf View Heights in 2011 compared to the City of Tea Tree Gully shows that there was a lower proportion attending primary school, a similar proportion attending secondary school, and a lower proportion engaged in tertiary level education.

Overall, 8.3% of the population were attending primary school, 6.3% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 4.6% 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 Para Hills - Gulf View Heights and the City of Tea Tree Gully were:

  • A larger percentage of persons not attending (73.9% compared to 72.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons attending University (2.4% compared to 3.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons attending an independent primary school (0.6% compared to 1.7%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Para Hills - Gulf View Heights's population decreased by 38 people (+3.0%). This represents an average annual change of -0.61% per year over the period.

There were no major differences in Para Hills - Gulf View Heights between 2006 and 2011.

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