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Table 24: Ongoing employees: highest educational qualification by base classification and gender, 31 December 2016

Men
Highest educational qualification Classification Total
Trainee Graduate APS 1 APS 2 APS 3 APS 4 APS 5 APS 6 EL 1 EL 2 SES 1 SES 2 SES 3
Source: APSED
Doctorate . 6 . 4 11 24 52 316 494 564 46 23 4 1544
Masters 1 23 3 8 124 289 356 1063 1336 989 188 61 15 4456
Postgraduate diploma . 3 1 5 115 205 278 752 900 529 134 27 5 2954
Bachelor degree 7 111 15 52 630 1230 1575 3358 3232 1646 329 114 19 12318
Undergraduate diploma 1 . 2 11 101 144 119 212 148 76 8 . . 822
Associate diploma 4 . 3 18 335 610 531 828 514 169 14 3 . 3029
Skilled vocational qualification 6 . 4 26 139 227 198 303 177 55 8 1 . 1144
Basic vocational qualification 1 . 2 6 47 63 50 84 46 14 3 2 . 318
Year 12 5 . 25 73 429 726 656 947 698 269 48 12 4 3892
Year 11 1 . 3 23 56 95 94 100 51 10 2 . . 435
Year 10 3 . 28 67 115 187 158 153 90 25 5 . . 831
Less than year 10 . . 8 7 8 9 15 9 6 4 1 . . 67
No data 184 187 147 522 2992 4605 3989 5777 4326 1852 277 76 17 24951
Total men 213 330 241 822 5102 8414 8071 13902 12018 6202 1063 319 64 56761
Women
Highest educational qualification Classification Total
Trainee Graduate APS 1 APS 2 APS 3 APS 4 APS 5 APS 6 EL 1 EL 2 SES 1 SES 2 SES 3
Doctorate . 5 . . 5 25 47 239 279 214 30 11 2 857
Masters . 17 3 6 130 347 421 1204 1262 720 177 50 6 4343
Postgraduate diploma 2 14 1 15 150 360 407 1165 1140 547 91 22 3 3917
Bachelor degree 6 98 11 69 838 2105 2207 4744 3552 1383 261 56 18 15348
Undergraduate diploma 1 . 1 7 96 207 180 272 180 61 5 . . 1010
Associate diploma 2 . 11 55 427 1984 890 1083 517 145 9 1 . 5124
Skilled vocational qualification 6 . 9 39 292 673 282 312 147 35 5 . . 1800
Basic vocational qualification 3 . 5 34 168 257 155 157 60 8 2 . . 849
Year 12 6 . 23 148 693 1628 971 1225 692 233 33 9 4 5665
Year 11 2 . 7 40 181 321 154 126 59 16 3 . . 909
Year 10 . . 20 133 375 757 368 381 168 40 6 . . 2248
Less than year 10 . . 7 11 28 67 27 21 13 4 . . . 178
No data 218 177 140 1001 6039 10769 5988 7268 4430 1530 257 51 15 37883
Total women 246 311 238 1558 9422 19500 12097 18197 12499 4936 879 200 48 80131
Total
Highest educational qualification Classification Total
Trainee Graduate APS 1 APS 2 APS 3 APS 4 APS 5 APS 6 EL 1 EL 2 SES 1 SES 2 SES 3
Source: APSED
Doctorate . 11 . 4 16 49 99 555 773 778 76 34 6 2401
Masters 1 40 6 14 254 636 777 2267 2598 1709 365 111 21 8799
Postgraduate diploma 2 17 2 20 265 565 685 1918 2041 1076 225 49 8 6873
Bachelor degree 13 209 26 121 1469 3336 3782 8102 6784 3029 590 170 37 27668
Undergraduate diploma 2 . 3 18 197 351 299 484 328 137 13 . . 1832
Associate diploma 6 . 14 73 762 2594 1421 1911 1032 314 23 4 . 8154
Skilled vocational qualification 12 . 13 65 431 900 480 615 324 90 13 1 . 2944
Basic vocational qualification 4 . 7 40 215 320 205 241 106 22 5 2 . 1167
Year 12 11 . 48 221 1122 2354 1627 2172 1390 502 81 21 8 9557
Year 11 3 . 10 63 237 416 248 226 110 26 5 . . 1344
Year 10 3 . 48 200 490 944 526 534 258 65 11 . . 3079
Less than year 10 . . 15 18 36 76 42 30 19 8 1 . . 245
No data 402 364 287 1523 9031 15374 9978 13045 8756 3382 534 127 32 62835
Total 459 641 479 2380 14525 27915 20169 32100 24519 11138 1942 519 112 136898