Tables About Gisborne Region

Education



2006 Census

Highest Qualification of People in Gisborne Region and New Zealand,(1)(2) 2006 Census
 
Region/ City/ DistrictNew Zealand
No qualification
 9,567  708,429
Level 1 certificate gained at school
 4,509  386,070
Level 2 certificate gained at school
 2,769  263,850
Level 3 or 4 certificate gained at school
 1,140  170,055
Overseas secondary school qualification
 690  172,593
Level 1, 2 or 3 certificate gained post-school
 1,476  128,619
Level 4 certificate gained post-school
 3,072  286,599
Level 5 diploma
 987  110,496
Level 6 diploma
 1,542  157,866
Bachelor degree and level 7 qualifications
 1,971  315,846
Post-graduate and honours degree
 354  55,461
Masters degree
 216  59,706
Doctorate degree
 54  16,767
Not elsewhere included(3)
 4,506  328,014
Total  32,847  3,160,371

1. All figures are for the census usually resident population count aged 15 years and over.
2. For further information on the qualifications framework, refer to the statistical standard for qualifications, available from the Statistics New Zealand website: www.stats.govt.nz
3. Includes 'highest qualification unidentifiable' and 'not stated'.

Highest Qualification of Māori in Gisborne Region and New Zealand,(1)(2) 2006 Census
 
Region/ City/ DistrictNew Zealand
No qualification
 4,917  130,146
Level 1 certificate gained at school
 1,896  54,549
Level 2 certificate gained at school
 1,026  31,197
Level 3 or 4 certificate gained at school
 444  17,892
Overseas secondary school qualification
 39  1,464
Level 1, 2 or 3 certificate gained post-school
 714  21,150
Level 4 certificate gained post-school
 978  27,450
Level 5 diploma
 318  9,456
Level 6 diploma
 426  10,110
Bachelor degree and level 7 qualifications
 501  17,907
Post-graduate and honours degree
 81  2,532
Masters degree
 39  2,241
Doctorate degree
 6  384
Not elsewhere included(3)
 1,563  38,925
Total  12,954  365,406

1. All figures are for the Māori ethnic group census usually resident population count aged 15 years and over.
2. For further information on the qualifications framework, refer to the statistical standard for qualifications, available from the Statistics New Zealand website: www.stats.govt.nz
3. Includes 'highest qualification unidentifiable' and 'not stated'. 

1996–2006 Censuses

Highest Qualification of People in Gisborne Region,(1)(2) 1996–2006 Censuses
 
199620012006
No qualification
 12,561  9,483  9,567
Level 1 cert gained at school
 4,005  4,752  4,509
Level 2 cert gained at school
 2,727  3,051  2,769
Level 3 or 4 cert gained at school
 966  1,197  1,137
Overseas secondary school qual
 321  645  687
Level 1, 2 or 3 cert post-school
 1,020  1,152  1,476
Level 4 cert post-school
 1,878  1,527  3,072
Level 5 diploma
 321  576  987
Level 6 diploma
 2,046  2,106  1,539
Bachelor deg and level 7 quals
 945  1,233  1,968
Post-grad and honours degree(3)
 342  432  354
Masters degree
......  219
Doctorate degree
......  51
Not elsewhere included(4)
 5,955  5,736  4,506
Total  33,084  31,884  32,847

1. All figures are for the census usually resident population count aged 15 years and over.
2. For further information on the qualifications framework, refer to the statistical standard for qualifications, available from the Statistics New Zealand website: www.stats.govt.nz
3. For 1996 and 2001, post-graduate and honours degree, masters degree and doctorate degree data was produced as part of a higher degree category. For time series, the higher degree data is shown under the post-graduate and honours degree category.
4. Includes responses classified as 'response unidentifiable' and 'not stated' for 1996. Includes 'highest qualification unidentifiable' and 'not stated' for 2001 and 2006.

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Highest Qualification of Māori in Gisborne Region,(1)(2) 1996–2006 Censuses
 
199620012006
No qualification
 6,168  4,644  4,917
Level 1 cert gained at school
 1,455  1,875  1,896
Level 2 cert gained at school
 972  1,122  1,026
Level 3 or 4 cert gained at school
 321  414  444
Overseas secondary school qual
 9  21  39
Level 1, 2 or 3 cert post-school
 429  558  714
Level 4 cert post-school
 375  399  978
Level 5 diploma
 81  228  318
Level 6 diploma
 384  513  426
Bachelor deg and level 7 quals
 147  267  504
Post-grad and honours degree(3)
 27  60  81
Masters degree
......  42
Doctorate degree
......  6
Not elsewhere included(4)
 1,905  2,274  1,563
Total  12,273  12,375  12,954

1. All figures are for the Māori ethnic group census usually resident population count aged 15 years and over.
2. For further information on the qualifications framework, refer to the statistical standard for qualifications, available from the Statistics New Zealand website: www.stats.govt.nz
3. For 1996 and 2001, post-graduate and honours degree, masters degree and doctorate degree data was produced as part of a higher degree category. For time series, the higher degree data is shown under the post-graduate and honours degree category.
4. Includes responses classified as 'response unidentifiable' and 'not stated' for 1996. Includes 'highest qualification unidentifiable' and 'not stated' for 2001 and 2006.

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Note: This data has been randomly rounded to protect confidentiality. Individual figures may not add up to totals and values for the same data may vary in different tables.