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FTE Enrolments by Sector 2006 to 2016

 FTE Enrolments  Enrolments - % in each Sector  
PrimarySecondaryAll LevelsPrimarySecondaryAll Levels
2006
Government1,366,882890,6452,257,52770.50%61.80%66.80%
Catholic370,921308,751679,67319.10%21.40%20.10%
Independent199,745242,399442,14410.30%16.80%13.10%
Total1,937,5491,441,7953,379,344100.00%100.00%100.00%
2007
Government1,382,554894,8812,277,43570.10%61.50%66.50%
Catholic378,483312,759691,24219.20%21.50%20.20%
Independent209,999248,339458,33910.70%17.10%13.40%
Total1,971,0371,455,9793,427,016100.00%100.00%100.00%
2008
Government1,377,193896,0602,273,25269.70%61.00%66.00%
Catholic380,470316,544697,01419.30%21.50%20.20%
Independent217,645256,563474,20811.00%17.50%13.80%
Total1,975,3071,469,1663,444,474100.00%100.00%100.00%
2009
Government1,380,908902,3342,283,24269.40%60.80%65.80%
Catholic384,193320,312704,50519.30%21.60%20.30%
Independent223,926260,713484,63811.30%17.60%14.00%
Total1,989,0271,483,3583,472,385100.00%100.00%100.00%
2010
Government1,390,543901,2552,291,79869.10%60.70%65.50%
Catholic390,670322,954713,62419.40%21.70%20.40%
Independent230,985261,161492,14611.50%17.60%14.10%
Total2,012,1981,485,3693,497,567100.00%100.00%100.00%
2011
Government1,404,756899,0252,303,78268.90%60.30%65.30%
Catholic396,405327,914724,31919.40%22.00%20.50%
Independent237,870263,548501,41911.70%17.70%14.20%
Total2,039,0311,490,4883,529,519100.00%100.00%100.00%
2012
Government1,431,813898,1022,329,91568.90%60.00%65.10%
Catholic402,909333,450736,35819.40%22.30%20.60%
Independent244,242266,237510,47911.70%17.80%14.30%
Total2,078,9631,497,7893,576,753100.00%100.00%100.00%
2013
Government1,463,658900,0232,363,68168.90%59.60%65.10%
Catholic409,798339,011748,80819.30%22.50%20.60%
Independent250,400270,549520,94911.80%17.90%14.30%
Total2,123,8561,509,5833,633,439100.00%100.00%100.00%
2014
Government1,494,698900,7412,395,43969.10%59.30%65.10%
Catholic414,151343,347757,49819.10%22.60%20.60%
Independent255,779273,634529,41211.80%18.00%14.40%
Total2,164,6271,517,7223,682,349100.00%100.00%100.00%
2015
Government1,485,532948,1772,433,71069.50%59.20%65.10%
Catholic404,010361,273765,28418.90%22.50%20.50%
Independent247,068292,781539,84911.60%18.30%14.40%
Total2,136,6111,602,2313,738,842100.00%100.00%100.00%
2016
Government1,520,008952,6572,472,66569.90%59.10%65.30%
Catholic404,869361,952766,82018.60%22.50%20.30%
Independent250,548296,384546,93111.50%18.40%14.40%
Total2,175,4241,610,9923,786,416100.00%100.00%100.00%

Source: ABS Schools Australia 2016 – pivot tables (publication no. 4221.0, Tables 42b and 43a)

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