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Redwood Park

Education institution attending

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This topic has been updated with 2016 Census data for all areas. What's this?

23% of people in Redwood Park attended an educational institution in 2016.

The share of Redwood Park'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
Redwood Park - Total persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
Type of institutionNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2011 to 2016
Pre-school
571.11.1721.31.3-15
Primary school
5049.38.95089.58.9-4
Primary - Government
3566.65.83356.25.6+21
Primary - Catholic
781.41.51041.91.7-26
Primary - Independent
701.31.5691.31.6+1
Secondary school
3326.15.93777.06.0-45
Secondary - Government
2013.73.32023.83.3-1
Secondary - Catholic
691.31.2961.81.3-27
Secondary - Independent
621.11.4791.51.5-17
map this data in atlas.idTAFE1102.01.91352.52.3-25
map this data in atlas.idUniversity2113.94.31953.63.8+16
Other
330.60.7360.70.7-3
map this data in atlas.idNot attending3,97273.473.03,87772.272.3+95
Not stated
1923.54.11733.24.6+19

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Education institution attending, 2016
Education institution attending, 2016 Pre-school, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.1% Primary school, City of Tea Tree Gully: 8.9% Primary - Government, City of Tea Tree Gully: 5.8% Primary - Catholic, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.5% Primary - Independent, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.5% Secondary school, City of Tea Tree Gully: 5.9% Secondary - Government, City of Tea Tree Gully: 3.3% Secondary - Catholic, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.2% Secondary - Independent, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.4% TAFE, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.9% University, City of Tea Tree Gully: 4.3% Other, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.7% Pre-school, Redwood Park: 1.1% Primary school, Redwood Park: 9.3% Primary - Government, Redwood Park: 6.6% Primary - Catholic, Redwood Park: 1.4% Primary - Independent, Redwood Park: 1.3% Secondary school, Redwood Park: 6.1% Secondary - Government, Redwood Park: 3.7% Secondary - Catholic, Redwood Park: 1.3% Secondary - Independent, Redwood Park: 1.1% TAFE, Redwood Park: 2.0% University, Redwood Park: 3.9% Other, Redwood Park: 0.6%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in education institution attending, 2011 to 2016
Change in education institution attending, 2011 to 2016 Pre-school, Redwood Park: -15 Primary school, Redwood Park: -4 Primary - Government, Redwood Park: +21 Primary - Catholic, Redwood Park: -26 Primary - Independent, Redwood Park: +1 Secondary school, Redwood Park: -45 Secondary - Government, Redwood Park: -1 Secondary - Catholic, Redwood Park: -27 Secondary - Independent, Redwood Park: -17 TAFE, Redwood Park: -25 University, Redwood Park: +16 Other, Redwood Park: -3
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 and 2016 (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 Redwood Park in 2016 compared to the City of Tea Tree Gully shows that there was a similar proportion attending primary school, a similar proportion attending secondary school, and a similar proportion engaged in tertiary level education.

Overall, 9.3% of the population were attending primary school, 6.1% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 5.9% were learning at a tertiary level, compared with 8.9%, 5.9% and 6.2% respectively for the City of Tea Tree Gully.

There were no major differences between Redwood Park and City of Tea Tree Gully in 2016.

Emerging groups

From 2011 to 2016, Redwood Park's population increased by 38 people (+0.7%). This represents an average annual change of 0.14% per year over the period.

There were no major differences in Redwood Park between 2011 and 2016.

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