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Clarence Park

Education institution attending

25% of people in Clarence Park attended an educational institution in 2011.

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)20112006Change
Type of institutionNumber%City of Unley %Number%City of Unley %2006 to 2011
Pre-school
331.31.4281.21.4+5
Primary school
1977.98.01948.17.7+3
Primary - Government
1074.34.21164.94.3-9
Primary - Catholic
642.61.5451.91.6+19
Primary - Independent
261.02.3331.41.8-7
Secondary school
1104.45.21255.25.4-15
Secondary - Government
401.61.8632.62.0-23
Secondary - Catholic
411.61.1351.51.1+6
Secondary - Independent
291.22.3271.12.3+2
map this data in atlas.idTAFE592.41.8482.01.8+11
map this data in atlas.idUniversity2018.18.72048.58.2-3
Other
200.80.6321.40.7-12
map this data in atlas.idNot attending1,75570.569.11,66169.668.5+94
Not stated
1154.65.3943.96.4+21

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 Unley: 1.4% Primary school, City of Unley: 8.0% Primary - Government, City of Unley: 4.2% Primary - Catholic, City of Unley: 1.5% Primary - Independent, City of Unley: 2.3% Secondary school, City of Unley: 5.2% Secondary - Government, City of Unley: 1.8% Secondary - Catholic, City of Unley: 1.1% Secondary - Independent, City of Unley: 2.3% TAFE, City of Unley: 1.8% University, City of Unley: 8.7% Other, City of Unley: 0.6% Pre-school, Clarence Park: 1.3% Primary school, Clarence Park: 7.9% Primary - Government, Clarence Park: 4.3% Primary - Catholic, Clarence Park: 2.6% Primary - Independent, Clarence Park: 1.0% Secondary school, Clarence Park: 4.4% Secondary - Government, Clarence Park: 1.6% Secondary - Catholic, Clarence Park: 1.6% Secondary - Independent, Clarence Park: 1.2% TAFE, Clarence Park: 2.4% University, Clarence Park: 8.1% Other, Clarence Park: 0.8%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
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Change in education institution attending, 2006 to 2011
Change in education institution attending, 2006 to 2011 Pre-school, Clarence Park: +5 Primary school, Clarence Park: +3 Primary - Government, Clarence Park: -9 Primary - Catholic, Clarence Park: +19 Primary - Independent, Clarence Park: -7 Secondary school, Clarence Park: -15 Secondary - Government, Clarence Park: -23 Secondary - Catholic, Clarence Park: +6 Secondary - Independent, Clarence Park: +2 TAFE, Clarence Park: +11 University, Clarence Park: -3 Other, Clarence Park: -12
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 Clarence Park in 2011 compared to the City of Unley shows that there was a similar proportion attending primary school, a lower proportion attending secondary school, and a similar proportion engaged in tertiary level education.

Overall, 7.9% of the population were attending primary school, 4.4% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 10.4% were learning at a tertiary level, compared with 8.0%, 5.2% and 10.4% respectively for the City of Unley.

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

  • A larger percentage of persons not attending (70.5% compared to 69.1%)
  • A larger percentage of persons attending an independent primary school (2.6% compared to 1.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons attending a primary school (any type) (1.0% compared to 2.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons attending a secondary school (any type) (1.2% compared to 2.3%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Clarence Park's population increased by 104 people (+4.4%). This represents an average annual change of 0.86% per year over the period.

There were no major differences in Clarence Park between 2006 and 2011.

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