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Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton

Education institution attending

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22% of people in Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton attended an educational institution in 2016.

The share of Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton'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
Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton - Total persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
Type of institutionNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2011 to 2016
Pre-school
551.31.1471.11.3+8
Primary school
3237.58.93909.38.9-67
Primary - Government
2024.75.82375.75.6-36
Primary - Catholic
691.61.5801.91.7-10
Primary - Independent
521.21.5731.71.6-21
Secondary school
2726.35.92205.26.0+52
Secondary - Government
1283.03.31102.63.3+18
Secondary - Catholic
561.31.2471.11.3+9
Secondary - Independent
882.01.4631.51.5+25
map this data in atlas.idTAFE821.91.91162.82.3-34
map this data in atlas.idUniversity1934.54.31633.93.8+30
Other
370.90.7441.10.7-8
map this data in atlas.idNot attending3,16673.473.03,04372.472.3+123
Not stated
1864.34.11814.34.6+5

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, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 1.3% Primary school, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 7.5% Primary - Government, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 4.7% Primary - Catholic, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 1.6% Primary - Independent, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 1.2% Secondary school, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 6.3% Secondary - Government, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 3.0% Secondary - Catholic, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 1.3% Secondary - Independent, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 2.0% TAFE, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 1.9% University, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 4.5% Other, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: 0.9%
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, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: +8 Primary school, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: -67 Primary - Government, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: -36 Primary - Catholic, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: -10 Primary - Independent, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: -21 Secondary school, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: +52 Secondary - Government, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: +18 Secondary - Catholic, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: +9 Secondary - Independent, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: +25 TAFE, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: -34 University, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: +30 Other, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton: -8
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 Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton in 2016 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 similar proportion engaged in tertiary level education.

Overall, 7.5% of the population were attending primary school, 6.3% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 6.4% were learning at a tertiary level, compared with 8.9%, 5.9% and 6.2% respectively for the City of Tea Tree Gully.

The major differences between the share of the population attending learning institutions in Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton and the City of Tea Tree Gully were:

  • A smaller percentage of persons attending a Government primary school (7.5% compared to 8.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons attending a Catholic primary school (4.7% compared to 5.8%)

Emerging groups

From 2011 to 2016, Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton's population increased by 110 people (+2.6%). This represents an average annual change of 0.52% per year over the period.

The largest changes in the number of persons attending education institutions in Tea Tree Gully - Vista - Houghton, between 2011 and 2016 were in those who nominated:

  • Primary school (-67 persons)
  • Secondary school (+52 persons)

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