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Goodwood South Ward

Education institution attending

26% of people in Goodwood South Ward attended an educational institution in 2011.

The share of Goodwood South 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
Goodwood South Ward - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Type of institutionNumber%City of Unley %Number%City of Unley %2006 to 2011
Pre-school
871.51.4701.21.4+17
Primary school
4788.28.04548.17.7+23
Primary - Government
2564.44.22694.84.3-13
Primary - Catholic
1362.31.51101.91.6+27
Primary - Independent
851.52.3761.31.8+9
Secondary school
3065.35.23426.15.4-36
Secondary - Government
1051.81.81853.32.0-80
Secondary - Catholic
1051.81.1931.61.1+13
Secondary - Independent
961.62.3641.12.3+32
map this data in atlas.idTAFE1202.11.81292.31.8-9
map this data in atlas.idUniversity4908.48.74397.88.2+52
Other
410.70.6510.90.7-9
map this data in atlas.idNot attending4,05569.869.13,88669.068.5+169
Not stated
2354.05.32634.76.4-28

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, Goodwood South Ward: 1.5% Primary school, Goodwood South Ward: 8.2% Primary - Government, Goodwood South Ward: 4.4% Primary - Catholic, Goodwood South Ward: 2.3% Primary - Independent, Goodwood South Ward: 1.5% Secondary school, Goodwood South Ward: 5.3% Secondary - Government, Goodwood South Ward: 1.8% Secondary - Catholic, Goodwood South Ward: 1.8% Secondary - Independent, Goodwood South Ward: 1.6% TAFE, Goodwood South Ward: 2.1% University, Goodwood South Ward: 8.4% Other, Goodwood South 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, Goodwood South Ward: +17 Primary school, Goodwood South Ward: +23 Primary - Government, Goodwood South Ward: -13 Primary - Catholic, Goodwood South Ward: +27 Primary - Independent, Goodwood South Ward: +9 Secondary school, Goodwood South Ward: -36 Secondary - Government, Goodwood South Ward: -80 Secondary - Catholic, Goodwood South Ward: +13 Secondary - Independent, Goodwood South Ward: +32 TAFE, Goodwood South Ward: -9 University, Goodwood South Ward: +52 Other, Goodwood South Ward: -9
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 Goodwood South Ward in 2011 compared to the City of Unley 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, 8.2% of the population were attending primary school, 5.3% of the population were attending secondary institutions, and 10.5% were learning at a tertiary level, compared with 8.0%, 5.2% and 10.4% respectively for the City of Unley.

There were no major differences between Goodwood South Ward and City of Unley in 2011.

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Goodwood South Ward's population increased by 176 people (+3.1%). This represents an average annual change of 0.62% per year over the period.

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

  • Secondary - Government (-80 persons)
  • University (+52 persons)

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