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Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East

Qualifications

1,732 people in Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East had a tertiary qualification in 2011.

Educational Qualifications relate to education outside of primary and secondary school and are one of the most important indicators of socio-economic status. With other data sources, such as Employment Status, Income and Occupation, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East's Educational Qualifications help to evaluate the economic opportunities and socio-economic status of the area and identify skill gaps in the labour market.

Derived from the Census question:

'What is the level of the highest qualification the person has completed?'

Persons aged 15 years and over

Highest qualification achieved
Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Qualification levelNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2006 to 2011
Bachelor or Higher degree
1,04213.714.184311.411.3+199
Advanced Diploma or Diploma
6909.18.96338.67.8+57
Vocational
1,76923.221.81,54320.920.8+226
map this data in atlas.idNo qualification3,64047.847.33,76550.951.0-125
Not stated
4706.27.96128.39.0-142

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Highest qualification achieved, 2011
Highest qualification achieved, 2011 Not stated, City of Tea Tree Gully: 7.9% No qualification, City of Tea Tree Gully: 47.3% Vocational, City of Tea Tree Gully: 21.8% Advanced Diploma or Diploma, City of Tea Tree Gully: 8.9% Bachelor or Higher degree, City of Tea Tree Gully: 14.1% Not stated, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: 6.2% No qualification, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: 47.8% Vocational, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: 23.2% Advanced Diploma or Diploma, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: 9.1% Bachelor or Higher degree, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: 13.7%
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 highest qualification achieved, 2006 to 2011
Change in highest qualification achieved, 2006 to 2011 Not stated, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: -142 No qualification, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: -125 Vocational, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: +226 Advanced Diploma or Diploma, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: +57 Bachelor or Higher degree, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: +199
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 qualifications of the population in Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East in 2011 compared to the City of Tea Tree Gully shows that there was a higher proportion of people holding formal qualifications (Bachelor or higher degree; Advanced Diploma or Diploma; or Vocational qualifications), and a similar proportion of people with no formal qualifications.

Overall, 46.0% of the population aged 15 and over held educational qualifications, and 47.8% had no qualifications, compared with 44.8% and 47.3% respectively for the City of Tea Tree Gully.

The major difference between the qualifications held by the population of Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East and the City of Tea Tree Gully is:

  • A larger percentage of persons with Vocational qualifications (23.2% compared to 21.8%)

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the qualifications of the population in Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East between 2006 and 2011 were in those with:

  • Vocational qualifications (+226 persons)
  • Bachelor or Higher degrees (+199 persons)
  • No qualifications (-125 persons)
  • Advanced Diploma or Diplomas (+57 persons)