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Clarence Park

Education institution attending

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27% of people in Clarence Park attended an educational institution in 2016.

The share of Clarence 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
Clarence Park - Total persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
Type of institutionNumber%City of Unley %Number%City of Unley %2011 to 2016
Pre-school
341.31.3331.31.4+1
Primary school
2329.18.31977.98.0+35
Primary - Government
1325.24.81074.34.2+25
Primary - Catholic
642.51.4642.61.50
Primary - Independent
361.42.1261.02.3+10
Secondary school
1295.15.61104.45.2+19
Secondary - Government
351.41.7401.61.8-5
Secondary - Catholic
431.71.1411.61.1+2
Secondary - Independent
512.02.7291.22.3+22
map this data in atlas.idTAFE451.81.6592.41.8-14
map this data in atlas.idUniversity2248.88.92018.18.7+23
Other
150.60.7200.80.6-5
map this data in atlas.idNot attending1,75669.268.61,75570.569.1+1
Not stated
1034.15.11154.65.3-12

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 Unley: 1.3% Primary school, City of Unley: 8.3% Primary - Government, City of Unley: 4.8% Primary - Catholic, City of Unley: 1.4% Primary - Independent, City of Unley: 2.1% Secondary school, City of Unley: 5.6% Secondary - Government, City of Unley: 1.7% Secondary - Catholic, City of Unley: 1.1% Secondary - Independent, City of Unley: 2.7% TAFE, City of Unley: 1.6% University, City of Unley: 8.9% Other, City of Unley: 0.7% Pre-school, Clarence Park: 1.3% Primary school, Clarence Park: 9.1% Primary - Government, Clarence Park: 5.2% Primary - Catholic, Clarence Park: 2.5% Primary - Independent, Clarence Park: 1.4% Secondary school, Clarence Park: 5.1% Secondary - Government, Clarence Park: 1.4% Secondary - Catholic, Clarence Park: 1.7% Secondary - Independent, Clarence Park: 2.0% TAFE, Clarence Park: 1.8% University, Clarence Park: 8.8% Other, Clarence Park: 0.6%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016 (Usual residence data)
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Change in education institution attending, 2011 to 2016
Change in education institution attending, 2011 to 2016 Pre-school, Clarence Park: +1 Primary school, Clarence Park: +35 Primary - Government, Clarence Park: +25 Primary - Catholic, Clarence Park: 0 Primary - Independent, Clarence Park: +10 Secondary school, Clarence Park: +19 Secondary - Government, Clarence Park: -5 Secondary - Catholic, Clarence Park: +2 Secondary - Independent, Clarence Park: +22 TAFE, Clarence Park: -14 University, Clarence Park: +23 Other, Clarence Park: -5
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 Clarence Park in 2016 compared to City of Unley shows that there was a higher proportion attending primary school, a similar proportion attending secondary school, and a similar proportion engaged in tertiary level education.

Overall, 9.1% of the population were attending primary school, 5.1% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 10.6% were learning at a tertiary level, compared with 8.3%, 5.6% and 10.4% respectively for City of Unley.

The major difference between the share of the population attending learning institutions in Clarence Park and City of Unley was:

  • A larger percentage of persons attending an independent primary school (2.5% compared to 1.4%)

Emerging groups

From 2011 to 2016, Clarence Park's population increased by 48 people (+1.9%). This represents an average annual change of 0.38% per year over the period.

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

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