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Drumminor Ward

Education institution attending

22% of people in Drumminor Ward attended an educational institution in 2011.

The share of Drumminor Ward'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
Drumminor Ward - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Type of institutionNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2006 to 2011
Pre-school
2071.41.31701.11.2+37
Primary school
1,3158.98.91,4269.69.8-111
Primary - Government
8996.15.69536.46.3-54
Primary - Catholic
2181.51.72631.81.8-45
Primary - Independent
1981.31.62101.41.7-12
Secondary school
8205.56.08305.66.4-10
Secondary - Government
5063.43.35263.53.5-20
Secondary - Catholic
1761.21.31621.11.4+14
Secondary - Independent
1380.91.51421.01.5-4
map this data in atlas.idTAFE3532.42.34052.72.5-52
map this data in atlas.idUniversity4973.43.84262.93.3+71
Other
1110.70.7980.70.6+13
map this data in atlas.idNot attending10,85973.372.310,76972.671.2+90
Not stated
6464.44.67054.85.1-59

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, Drumminor Ward: 1.4% Primary school, Drumminor Ward: 8.9% Primary - Government, Drumminor Ward: 6.1% Primary - Catholic, Drumminor Ward: 1.5% Primary - Independent, Drumminor Ward: 1.3% Secondary school, Drumminor Ward: 5.5% Secondary - Government, Drumminor Ward: 3.4% Secondary - Catholic, Drumminor Ward: 1.2% Secondary - Independent, Drumminor Ward: 0.9% TAFE, Drumminor Ward: 2.4% University, Drumminor Ward: 3.4% Other, Drumminor Ward: 0.7%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in education institution attending, 2006 to 2011
Change in education institution attending, 2006 to 2011 Pre-school, Drumminor Ward: +37 Primary school, Drumminor Ward: -111 Primary - Government, Drumminor Ward: -54 Primary - Catholic, Drumminor Ward: -45 Primary - Independent, Drumminor Ward: -12 Secondary school, Drumminor Ward: -10 Secondary - Government, Drumminor Ward: -20 Secondary - Catholic, Drumminor Ward: +14 Secondary - Independent, Drumminor Ward: -4 TAFE, Drumminor Ward: -52 University, Drumminor Ward: +71 Other, Drumminor Ward: +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 Drumminor Ward in 2011 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, 8.9% of the population were attending primary school, 5.5% 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.

There were no major differences between Drumminor Ward and City of Tea Tree Gully in 2011.

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Drumminor Ward's population decreased by 21 people (+0.1%). This represents an average annual change of -0.03% per year over the period.

The largest changes in the number of persons attending education institutions in Drumminor Ward, between 2006 and 2011 were in those who nominated:

  • Primary school (-111 persons)
  • University (+71 persons)
  • Primary - Government (-54 persons)
  • TAFE (-52 persons)

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