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Table 21: Ongoing employees: agency by highest educational qualification, 30 June 2016

Agency by highest educational qualification
Agency Highest educational qualification Total
Doctorate Masters Postgrad. diploma Bachelor degree Undergrad. diploma Assoc. diploma Skilled vocational qualification Basic vocational qualification Year 12 Year 11 Year 10 Less than year 10 No data
Source: APSED
Agriculture and Water Resources 143 201 155 688 72 94 68 23 78 7 32 1 2862 4424
- Australian Fisheries Management Authority 3 10 3 54 1 9 1 . 19 5 7 . 49 161
- APVMA 42 17 16 46 4 15 4 3 16 2 5 . 6 176
- Murray Darling Basin Authority 46 54 22 111 2 13 3 1 18 1 2 . 19 292
Attorney-General's 20 57 74 258 8 13 12 5 28 2 6 . 1157 1640
- Administrative Appeals Tribunal 4 41 47 122 15 18 12 2 33 8 7 . 124 433
- ACLEI . 6 4 17 . 4 . . 4 . . . 1 36
- AUSTRAC 12 55 53 121 15 33 6 4 29 3 5 1 5 342
- Australian Crime Commission 11 36 36 104 21 37 5 3 30 5 7 1 260 556
- Australian Financial Security Authority 6 21 22 64 3 10 7 1 15 2 7 . 301 459
- Australian Human Rights Commission 4 19 9 25 . 1 . . . . . . 41 99
- Australian Law Reform Commission . . . 3 . . . . . . . . 7 10
- Commonwealth DPP 1 18 31 196 1 8 5 7 18 2 1 . 104 392
- CrimTrac Agency . 5 4 25 1 2 1 1 10 1 . . 174 224
- Family Court and Federal Circuit Court 2 18 16 72 10 8 4 2 40 4 14 2 405 597
- Federal Court of Australia 2 11 14 32 2 10 2 2 14 2 1 . 201 293
- National Archives of Australia 1 10 11 32 1 3 . 2 21 5 11 1 258 356
- OAIC 1 13 14 26 . 3 . 1 2 . . . 11 71
- Office of Parliamentary Counsel 4 1 2 27 . 2 . 1 2 . . . 58 97
Communications and the Arts 9 58 36 149 5 12 8 4 25 1 3 . 232 542
- ACMA 11 36 20 86 6 17 3 5 22 2 2 1 217 428
- Australian National Maritime Museum 3 7 7 13 1 6 2 . 2 . 1 . 52 94
- National Film and Sound Archive 2 1 3 10 1 4 1 1 1 . . . 127 151
- National Library of Australia 3 5 26 26 5 5 2 . 16 1 4 3 307 403
- National Museum of Australia 6 6 6 22 2 2 4 1 17 1 3 . 137 207
- National Portrait Gallery . 3 1 9 . . . . . . . . 30 43
- Old Parliament House . 1 2 5 . . 1 . . . . . 52 61
- Screen Australia . . . . . . . . 1 . . . 11 12
Defence 569 1047 570 3100 71 514 437 165 1094 155 577 33 10124 18456
- Defence Housing Australia . 2 4 15 4 4 4 2 28 6 16 1 458 544
Education and Training 44 156 146 440 27 78 31 28 105 6 26 . 950 2037
- AIATSIS 7 5 12 24 3 18 4 . 3 1 1 . 43 121
- Australian Research Council 3 2 6 6 . . . . 4 . . . 94 115
- Australian Skills Quality Authority 1 12 5 22 2 8 10 2 4 . 1 . 97 164
- TEQSA 3 6 17 13 . . . . 1 . . . 9 49
Employment 19 161 124 409 36 70 43 9 90 7 19 4 898 1889
- Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency 1 1 . 3 . . . . . . . . 2 7
- Comcare 3 18 29 95 5 20 25 14 38 3 10 . 362 622
- Fair Work Commission 2 . 4 11 . 2 1 1 7 3 . 1 220 252
- OFWBII . 5 9 24 5 11 1 . 1 1 . . 74 131
- Office of the Fair Work Ombudsman 3 35 76 151 12 40 17 5 24 . 4 . 393 760
- Safe Work Australia 9 9 10 37 1 6 . . 5 . . . 23 100
- Workplace Gender Equality Agency . 1 3 2 . . 1 . . . . . 18 25
Environment 56 161 87 272 13 23 17 7 50 3 10 1 1282 1982
- Bureau of Meteorology 188 179 228 489 50 144 16 6 69 15 12 1 43 1440
- Clean Energy Regulator 3 14 11 35 2 6 3 4 8 . 1 . 243 330
- Climate Change Authority . 1 1 2 . . . . . . . . 14 18
- GBRMPA 8 7 4 44 2 9 1 1 7 . 2 . 104 189
Finance 12 101 60 287 27 45 18 4 63 . 7 . 828 1452
- Australian Electoral Commission 2 38 60 177 24 60 28 27 133 31 43 3 212 838
- Future Fund Management Agency . . . 1 . . . . . . . . 123 124
Foreign Affairs and Trade 81 549 253 828 25 85 50 17 171 23 38 1 1574 3695
- ACIAR . 2 2 7 1 1 2 . 2 . 1 . 15 33
- AUSTRADE 9 81 45 99 9 9 2 . 8 . . . 265 527
Health 212 400 394 1365 82 289 80 53 512 45 113 12 1095 4652
- Australian Aged Care Quality Agency 1 28 29 38 11 19 4 2 13 2 5 . 54 206
- ACSQHC 8 25 8 20 1 1 2 . 4 . 1 . 12 82
- Australian Institute of Health and Welfare 9 13 14 58 2 3 1 3 5 . 3 . 206 317
- ARPANSA 6 3 2 9 1 3 . . 1 . . . 101 126
- Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority 1 3 5 3 . 2 . . 1 . . . 27 42
- Cancer Australia 2 6 2 9 . . . . . . . . 36 55
- FSANZ 13 5 2 18 1 1 . . 1 . . . 53 94
- Independent Hospital Pricing Authority 3 14 . 16 . 2 1 . . . . . 4 40
- National Blood Authority . 2 3 2 . . . . 3 . . . 41 51
- NHMRC 8 16 8 38 3 8 . 1 6 1 1 . 101 191
- National Health Funding Body . 3 1 3 . 2 . . . . . . 4 13
- National Health Performance Authority . 1 . 2 . . . 1 1 . . . 1 6
- National Mental Health Commission 1 1 1 . 2 . 1 . 1 . . . 7 14
- Organ and Tissue Authority . 3 1 5 . . . . 3 . . . 11 23
- Professional Services Review . 1 3 4 . 1 . . . . . . 7 16
Human Services 70 867 1048 4563 383 4131 959 297 2550 505 1023 74 15156 31626
Immigration and Border Protection 60 653 533 2858 309 723 216 89 1488 158 307 26 6093 13513
Industry, Innovation and Science 229 275 171 697 31 110 21 10 160 7 27 2 2579 4319
- NOPSEMA 7 27 19 37 3 7 2 . 3 . 3 . 1 109
Infrastructure and Regional Development 14 125 61 397 10 65 33 13 153 14 22 . 238 1145
- Australian Transport Safety Bureau . 3 1 9 . 5 . . 8 . 3 1 64 94
- National Capital Authority . . 3 4 . 1 1 . 1 . 1 . 36 47
Prime Minister and Cabinet 27 137 87 371 31 53 28 14 88 9 27 3 1155 2030
- Aboriginal Hostels Ltd. . 6 4 18 2 15 5 4 29 15 34 20 59 211
- ANAO 12 38 10 131 . 3 . 2 10 . 1 1 119 327
- Australian Public Service Commission 3 22 23 49 2 13 5 5 15 . 2 . 58 197
- Commonwealth Ombudsman . 11 8 42 1 3 1 2 6 . . . 72 146
- Digital Transformation Office 1 1 2 7 . 1 . . 2 . . . 22 36
- OIGIS 2 . . 2 . . . . . . 1 . 8 13
- Office of National Assessments 9 11 7 31 . . . . 4 . . . 69 131
- Torres Strait Regional Authority 1 3 1 2 . . 1 . . . . . 35 43
Social Services 13 119 91 419 29 82 33 20 168 14 49 2 1190 2229
- Australian Institute of Family Studies 9 3 5 13 2 2 . . . . 1 . 8 43
- National Disability Insurance Agency 5 24 38 139 8 36 15 8 28 3 4 . 805 1113
Treasury 46 179 58 456 4 35 14 2 49 3 15 3 270 1134
- Australian Bureau of Statistics 77 233 298 924 12 63 35 15 128 8 35 2 875 2705
- ACCC 18 105 99 375 12 30 2 6 33 . 6 . 124 810
- ASIC 2 100 115 233 22 12 7 3 53 18 6 3 986 1560
- Australian Taxation Office 91 1774 1224 5112 340 892 608 218 1555 230 515 40 4979 17578
- Productivity Commission 12 45 17 62 2 3 2 . 4 1 3 . 15 166
Veterans' Affairs 8 66 88 275 32 84 45 19 326 49 108 8 743 1851
- Australian War Memorial . 1 6 20 3 1 4 1 17 . . . 192 245
Total 2339 8655 6890 27772 1836 8183 2988 1149 9805 1390 3202 252 63387 137848