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4,113 people in Pedare Ward had a tertiary qualification in 2016.

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, Pedare Ward'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
Pedare Ward - Persons aged 15+ (Usual residence)20162011Change
Qualification levelNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2011 to 2016
Bachelor or Higher degree
2,53416.917.02,01814.114.1+516
Advanced Diploma or Diploma
1,57910.69.91,3709.68.9+209
Vocational
3,50623.423.43,10921.721.8+396
map this data in atlas.idNo qualification6,48243.342.86,89548.247.3-413
Not stated
8675.86.89156.47.9-48

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

Highest qualification achieved, 2016
Highest qualification achieved, 2016 Not stated, City of Tea Tree Gully: 6.8% No qualification, City of Tea Tree Gully: 42.8% Vocational, City of Tea Tree Gully: 23.4% Advanced Diploma or Diploma, City of Tea Tree Gully: 9.9% Bachelor or Higher degree, City of Tea Tree Gully: 17.0% Not stated, Pedare Ward: 5.8% No qualification, Pedare Ward: 43.3% Vocational, Pedare Ward: 23.4% Advanced Diploma or Diploma, Pedare Ward: 10.6% Bachelor or Higher degree, Pedare Ward: 16.9%
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 highest qualification achieved, 2011 to 2016
Change in highest qualification achieved, 2011 to 2016 Not stated, Pedare Ward: -48 No qualification, Pedare Ward: -413 Vocational, Pedare Ward: +396 Advanced Diploma or Diploma, Pedare Ward: +209 Bachelor or Higher degree, Pedare Ward: +516
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 qualifications of the population in Pedare Ward in 2016 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), as well as a higher proportion of people with no formal qualifications.

Overall, 50.9% of the population aged 15 and over held educational qualifications, and 43.3% had no qualifications, compared with 50.4% and 42.8% respectively for the City of Tea Tree Gully.

There were no major differences between Pedare Ward and City of Tea Tree Gully in 2016.

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the qualifications of the population in Pedare Ward between 2011 and 2016 were in those with:

  • Bachelor or Higher degrees (+516 persons)
  • No qualifications (-413 persons)
  • Vocational qualifications (+396 persons)
  • Advanced Diploma or Diplomas (+209 persons)
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