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Table 17: Ongoing employees: agency by age group, 31 December 2016

Agency Age group Total
Under 20 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45-49 50-54 55-59 60 & over
Source: APSED
Agriculture and Water Resources 2 76 343 573 679 658 634 625 514 350 4454
- Australian Fisheries Management Authority . 2 21 29 22 30 22 20 12 12 170
- APVMA . 4 22 23 24 27 27 26 12 14 179
- Murray Darling Basin Authority . 8 30 35 48 49 38 36 20 15 279
Attorney-General's 2 55 322 314 290 200 169 141 93 78 1664
- Administrative Appeals Tribunal . 3 38 50 71 56 68 69 55 43 453
- ACLEI . 1 4 2 11 5 5 4 2 . 34
- AUSTRAC . 1 17 63 77 49 48 43 27 11 336
- Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission . 15 65 131 120 118 114 87 64 51 765
- Australian Financial Security Authority . 6 54 96 81 75 55 58 34 17 476
- Australian Human Rights Commission . 1 9 15 19 17 11 9 7 5 93
- Australian Law Reform Commission . . . 1 4 3 2 1 . 1 12
- Commonwealth DPP 1 9 79 64 72 53 45 46 26 13 408
- Federal Court Statutory Agency . 9 64 83 111 100 142 119 109 121 858
- National Archives of Australia . . 8 29 35 51 55 73 48 33 332
- OAIC . 1 12 22 16 7 7 1 7 . 73
- Office of Parliamentary Counsel . 3 5 18 14 15 16 8 13 6 98
Communications and the Arts . 12 77 94 88 93 66 59 40 17 546
- ACMA . 1 8 54 63 64 77 56 41 29 393
- Australian National Maritime Museum . . 2 8 6 18 15 14 16 13 92
- National Film and Sound Archive . 1 10 15 23 23 28 19 18 11 148
- National Library of Australia . 5 24 47 41 57 65 62 51 42 394
- National Museum of Australia . . 7 19 27 28 39 33 20 26 199
- National Portrait Gallery . 1 4 7 5 6 4 9 3 2 41
- Old Parliament House . . 7 12 4 8 8 13 8 4 64
- Screen Australia . . . 1 2 . 1 . 3 1 8
Defence 17 330 1164 1849 2016 2207 2793 3274 2666 1825 18141
- Defence Housing Australia . 4 76 111 102 86 70 71 40 30 590
Education and Training 3 63 146 268 286 258 290 240 195 106 1855
- AIATSIS 1 3 20 19 12 8 23 23 8 12 129
- Australian Research Council . 4 18 15 21 23 18 8 9 5 121
- Australian Skills Quality Authority . . 13 19 27 20 25 17 23 20 164
- TEQSA . 1 2 7 9 6 1 6 3 3 38
Employment . 40 224 333 326 314 248 235 175 103 1998
- Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency . . 2 2 . 1 1 . 1 1 8
- Australian Building and Construction Commission . . 15 28 22 11 17 12 13 8 126
- Comcare . 12 95 115 86 81 74 74 62 23 622
- Fair Work Commission . . 33 48 32 20 31 28 22 22 236
- Office of the Fair Work Ombudsman 1 9 86 182 153 106 76 61 45 28 747
- Safe Work Australia 1 1 16 20 21 9 9 9 5 4 95
- Workplace Gender Equality Agency . 1 3 2 3 3 3 9 . . 24
Environment . 53 205 349 358 369 331 284 165 87 2201
- Bureau of Meteorology 2 18 75 172 193 213 222 243 192 110 1440
- Clean Energy Regulator 2 12 49 56 45 43 29 36 27 16 315
- Climate Change Authority . . . 2 1 . . 1 . . 4
- GBRMPA . . 6 20 29 39 47 27 14 9 191
Finance 16 64 196 222 234 185 201 190 121 62 1491
- Australian Electoral Commission . 16 45 64 88 99 132 146 116 96 802
- Future Fund Management Agency . 4 14 33 27 18 25 7 7 1 136
Foreign Affairs and Trade . 13 298 619 718 580 561 446 293 195 3723
- ACIAR . . 3 5 3 5 7 6 1 3 33
- AUSTRADE . 3 36 78 78 78 90 86 58 29 536
Health 5 124 495 685 716 675 685 673 520 314 4892
- Australian Aged Care Quality Agency . . 5 12 15 19 14 37 45 53 200
- ACSQHC . . 4 15 15 13 6 9 12 7 81
- Australian Digital Health Agency . 1 1 5 4 4 5 2 2 1 25
- Australian Institute of Health and Welfare . 7 38 50 56 40 42 39 36 13 321
- ARPANSA . 1 1 14 18 15 23 17 19 19 127
- Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority . . 2 7 4 7 11 7 2 . 40
- Cancer Australia . . 10 14 5 4 8 4 5 4 54
- FSANZ . . 4 15 11 11 12 19 12 13 97
- National Blood Authority . 3 3 7 9 11 6 6 6 2 53
- NHMRC . 5 23 35 38 22 25 16 14 12 190
- National Health Funding Body . . 1 6 3 2 1 1 . 2 16
- National Mental Health Commission . . . 4 2 1 2 2 1 . 12
- Organ and Tissue Authority . . 1 7 2 4 3 3 3 1 24
- Professional Services Review . 1 . 4 2 3 2 2 . 3 17
Human Services 40 685 1770 3511 4341 5281 4897 4761 3584 2055 30925
Immigration and Border Protection 6 250 1142 1910 2292 2097 1982 1799 1122 654 13254
Industry, Innovation and Science . 100 398 661 660 564 527 559 336 235 4040
- NOPSEMA . 1 3 14 14 13 15 17 17 11 105
Infrastructure and Regional Development 2 23 114 185 168 149 177 139 103 59 1119
- Australian Transport Safety Bureau . . 5 9 14 17 16 16 15 11 103
- National Capital Authority 1 . 8 13 6 3 8 7 3 3 52
Prime Minister and Cabinet 2 52 234 345 317 253 285 245 193 124 2050
- Aboriginal Hostels Ltd. 1 5 10 17 19 35 22 37 38 46 230
- ANAO . 12 52 57 41 41 42 38 18 16 317
- Australian Public Service Commission . 4 19 25 40 21 24 34 22 7 196
- Commonwealth Ombudsman . 5 23 28 25 30 15 14 11 14 165
- Digital Transformation Office . . 7 21 10 13 12 10 5 6 84
- OIGIS . . 1 3 2 1 3 1 1 1 13
- Office of National Assessments . . 11 22 22 22 21 21 9 7 135
- Torres Strait Regional Authority . 1 2 9 8 10 3 6 1 7 47
Social Services 7 76 243 325 276 306 330 336 201 116 2216
- Australian Institute of Family Studies . . . 1 10 14 5 8 2 5 45
- National Disability Insurance Agency . 19 99 187 176 202 201 193 138 46 1261
Treasury . 33 199 223 193 152 124 96 63 53 1136
- Australian Bureau of Statistics 1 83 357 415 369 399 337 325 205 83 2574
- ACCC . 24 127 172 149 115 73 62 37 26 785
- ASIC . 52 176 249 266 217 209 190 138 80 1577
- Australian Taxation Office 5 409 1544 1953 2355 2440 2667 3172 2101 1131 17777
- Productivity Commission . 2 17 27 33 19 22 25 11 6 162
Veterans' Affairs . 24 107 158 175 228 273 318 266 237 1786
- Australian War Memorial . 8 19 42 40 43 33 38 21 16 260
Total 118 2875 11347 17905 19764 20108 20253 20474 14842 9212 136898