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Table 32: Agency metrics, 31 December 2019 and the 2019 calendar year

Table 32: Agency metrics, 31 December 2019 and the 2019 calendar year
  December 2019  
  Year ending December 2019
 
Agency Headcount % Female % Indigenous % with a disability % NESB % non-ongoing % part-time
(ongoing employees)
% at the APS
classification level
Mean Age (years) Median LOS in APS (years) % who have worked
in only one agency
(ongoing employees)
% with a bachelors
degree or higher
Exit rate
(ongoing employees)
Agriculture 5076 51.9 2.2 2.2 13.9 10.6 17.4 74.7 44.8 11.9 72.3 77.7 9.2
- Australian Fisheries Management Authority 166 42.2 3.6 2.4 4.2 13.9 9.8 70.5 42.9 11.0 55.2 68.6 24.8
- Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority 173 55.5 0.6 0.6 14.5 13.9 7.4 60.1 43.5 2.0 71.8 80.0 43.2
- Murray Darling Basin Authority 288 51.4 1.0 5.2 11.5 8.7 15.6 49.0 42.9 9.9 51.3 84.7 12.9
Attorney-General's 1907 68.6 0.9 2.1 7.3 13.3 18.5 53.0 39.1 5.3 49.1 82.3 13.0
- Administrative Appeals Tribunal 704 66.8 1.4 2.6 21.4 27.8 16.5 81.7 41.5 7.5 51.0 70.2 8.3
- Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency 12 66.7 . . . 8.3 36.4 25.0 40.6 6.0 36.4 100.0 31.6
- Australian Commission for Law Enforcement Integrity 51 47.1 2.0 3.9 11.8 19.6 4.9 41.2 45.2 8.6 26.8 74.5 11.9
- Australian Building and Construction Commission 154 50.0 1.3 3.2 3.9 17.5 11.8 66.2 40.7 6.8 48.0 74.1 25.3
- Australian Financial Security Authority 485 59.6 1.9 1.4 25.2 6.2 15.4 76.1 41.8 8.3 64.4 68.6 13.2
- Australian Human Rights Commission 137 75.9 4.4 3.6 20.4 32.1 21.5 54.0 40.9 3.8 67.7 89.2 21.4
- Australian Law Reform Commission 11 72.7 . . . 63.6 . 81.8 33.1 1.2 25.0 100.0 60.0
- Comcare 604 62.7 1.7 3.3 19.4 11.4 18.9 73.5 41.7 9.4 60.2 57.2 18.9
- Commonwealth Ombudsman 225 68.9 3.6 6.2 12.0 6.2 22.3 59.1 39.9 8.7 42.2 81.2 21.4
- Fair Work Commission 304 65.1 . 1.0 11.5 22.7 13.6 78.6 37.9 5.6 69.8 67.9 15.6
- Federal Court Statutory Agency 1208 72.8 2.2 1.7 10.7 35.3 20.6 76.3 42.3 6.3 73.2 71.2 14.1
- National Archives of Australia 382 56.8 1.6 2.9 12.3 20.7 17.8 79.6 45.6 12.0 49.5 62.7 16.9
- Office of the Australian Information Commissioner 107 72.9 0.9 2.8 25.2 14.0 27.2 49.5 37.9 4.9 45.7 89.9 24.4
- Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions 420 67.6 1.4 2.9 19.3 4.8 13.8 55.0 39.4 7.4 69.0 87.3 13.6
- Office of the Fair Work Ombudsman 847 62.7 0.9 3.8 16.9 6.5 24.9 81.1 40.2 10.3 65.8 73.2 11.9
- Office of the Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security 32 56.3 . 6.3 6.3 . 12.5 21.9 42.3 7.9 15.6 83.3 27.1
- Office of Parliamentary Counsel 104 62.5 1.0 1.0 10.6 5.8 21.4 41.3 43.8 13.1 45.9 90.0 10.2
- Safe Work Australia 98 72.4 . 4.1 15.3 3.1 21.1 48.0 37.5 8.7 25.3 82.2 29.0
Communications and the Arts 557 65.0 4.5 5.0 11.7 5.4 14.0 49.2 40.8 11.2 35.7 82.0 19.8
- Australian Communications and Media Authority 450 55.6 0.9 2.0 21.3 6.0 13.0 44.0 44.1 11.8 54.8 79.6 10.7
- Australian National Maritime Museum 123 52.0 1.6 3.3 15.4 27.6 11.2 69.1 47.7 6.9 83.1 72.5 5.8
- National Film and Sound Archive 178 50.0 1.1 1.7 7.9 21.9 13.7 84.3 41.9 8.2 64.0 82.4 20.3
- National Library of Australia 396 71.0 3.3 5.8 20.2 13.9 19.4 77.8 46.2 12.9 60.7 72.8 11.2
- National Museum of Australia 281 69.0 5.0 5.0 10.7 21.4 24.0 79.7 43.6 9.1 55.7 66.1 6.2
- National Portrait Gallery 52 69.2 . . 7.7 25.0 23.1 73.1 44.7 7.2 56.4 90.9 25.3
- Screen Australia 7 57.1 . 14.3 42.9 . 28.6 57.1 49.9 14.3 71.4 . .
Defence 16954 44.8 2.3 3.1 10.9 1.9 6.6 68.9 46.0 12.4 79.9 67.8 10.0
- Defence Housing Australia 643 65.9 1.4 1.9 9.0 10.7 11.3 74.3 41.7 6.2 78.7 27.8 17.2
Education 1363 65.8 3.7 3.9 14.1 5.6 16.0 53.0 41.9 12.3 41.2 75.7 16.6
- Australian Research Council 143 71.3 2.8 7.0 14.0 5.6 21.5 58.0 41.0 10.4 38.5 69.7 10.5
- Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency 91 65.9 1.1 1.1 19.8 9.9 12.2 69.2 42.5 5.1 52.4 89.5 13.5
Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business 2265 58.2 3.1 3.6 14.3 2.0 15.0 53.7 43.0 12.7 49.0 71.0 11.2
- Australian Skills Quality Authority 211 65.4 . 2.4 14.7 12.3 9.2 63.0 43.4 6.9 68.1 70.3 14.8
Environment and Energy 2913 53.8 9.6 2.4 7.9 26.0 19.5 65.2 42.5 8.9 50.6 80.3 11.6
- Bureau of Meteorology 1574 34.4 1.6 3.0 23.3 12.4 11.4 51.6 45.5 10.9 83.8 80.0 9.9
- Clean Energy Regulator 339 49.3 2.4 2.7 15.6 8.8 9.7 65.2 39.5 8.1 34.3 68.4 23.8
- Climate Change Authority 9 77.8 . . . . 11.1 44.4 39.9 9.9 11.1 100.0 31.6
- Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority 249 65.5 4.0 1.2 4.8 16.5 11.1 73.1 44.3 9.1 76.0 75.0 9.8
Finance 1696 49.0 2.7 4.7 15.3 21.6 9.7 61.9 44.3 10.5 43.5 77.4 15.0
- Australian Electoral Commission 1878 76.7 1.3 2.0 8.8 62.6 18.5 92.0 50.2 5.6 58.9 40.3 16.8
- Future Fund Management Agency 163 51.5 . . 25.2 2.5 11.3 63.8 40.9 4.5 92.5 86.2 11.9
- Independent Parliamentary Expenses Authority 58 62.1 . 5.2 8.6 17.2 10.4 65.5 41.6 12.4 43.8 68.4 26.0
Foreign Affairs and Trade 3761 58.8 2.8 2.3 12.6 2.6 10.2 44.7 43.5 12.8 47.9 84.5 6.5
- Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research 58 69.0 . . 17.2 32.8 28.2 55.2 42.4 4.8 46.2 70.8 2.7
- Australian Trade and Investment Commission 608 56.3 1.6 2.3 17.8 11.2 9.4 31.9 44.0 10.8 52.0 90.5 13.7
Health 4192 68.5 2.5 4.6 14.7 3.5 19.2 54.2 43.1 11.8 54.3 69.1 11.2
- Aged Care Quality and Safety Commission 462 75.1 1.1 3.0 13.2 5.8 14.0 77.7 49.9 6.0 63.7 71.8 .
- Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care 94 78.7 . 1.1 16.0 21.3 25.7 31.9 44.5 6.2 63.5 94.6 11.1
- Australian Digital Health Agency 54 53.7 . 3.7 24.1 . 3.7 31.5 44.3 13.0 22.2 72.4 15.8
- Australian Institute of Health and Welfare 382 69.1 0.3 3.1 11.5 0.5 25.0 45.8 41.5 10.1 46.8 91.5 9.1
- Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency 140 45.7 . 1.4 18.6 10.0 7.1 55.0 46.4 11.6 78.6 85.9 6.4
- Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority 331 46.5 0.3 1.2 3.6 80.1 6.1 90.6 52.2 7.3 57.6 52.6 8.8
- Cancer Australia 79 84.8 . 1.3 10.1 20.3 15.9 72.2 41.7 5.3 63.5 92.9 20.0
- Food Standards Australia New Zealand 106 68.9 0.9 2.8 10.4 13.2 17.4 45.3 45.2 12.8 46.7 91.1 14.4
- National Blood Authority 57 71.9 1.8 3.5 8.8 8.8 23.1 42.1 45.5 11.1 23.1 72.7 17.3
- National Health and Medical Research Council 212 69.8 1.4 2.8 10.4 7.5 16.8 51.4 42.2 9.6 45.4 77.9 14.9
- National Health Funding Body 20 65.0 . . 25.0 5.0 21.1 45.0 39.2 6.9 15.8 69.2 33.3
- National Mental Health Commission 34 82.4 2.9 5.9 5.9 35.3 13.6 44.1 40.2 2.9 31.8 83.3 23.8
- Organ and Tissue Authority 24 75.0 . . 16.7 16.7 10.0 29.2 41.8 9.2 15.0 90.9 27.0
- Professional Services Review 27 70.4 . 3.7 22.2 11.1 12.5 51.9 39.3 4.9 50.0 78.6 4.4
Home Affairs 13842 53.6 2.1 2.2 17.9 5.0 13.7 78.0 43.4 12.5 68.9 55.7 9.6
- Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission 761 49.5 1.2 2.0 12.5 2.8 9.6 50.3 42.4 8.8 56.4 65.0 24.5
- AUSTRAC 407 54.8 0.2 2.0 23.8 11.5 13.1 62.4 40.7 8.5 44.7 72.1 11.8
Industry, Innovation and Science 4501 50.6 1.4 2.9 18.9 9.8 10.9 61.7 41.3 9.5 62.8 80.8 10.7
- National Offshore Petroleum Safety And Environmental Management Auth 122 43.4 . . 11.5 20.5 9.3 32.0 46.7 7.2 88.7 80.2 7.0
Infrastructure, Transport, Cities and Regional Development 993 54.6 2.0 4.4 13.9 4.3 10.1 45.8 41.7 11.6 35.4 73.8 16.2
- Australian Transport Safety Bureau 102 34.3 . 1.0 6.9 10.8 7.7 36.3 44.4 8.1 73.6 59.1 11.7
- National Capital Authority 72 58.3 5.6 . 5.6 26.4 11.3 62.5 42.4 4.5 64.2 75.0 18.9
- National Faster Rail Agency 2 50.0 . . . 50.0 . . 49.5 7.6 . . .
- North Queensland Water Infrastructure Authority 2 50.0 . . . 50.0 . 50.0 48.0 12.7 . 50.0 .
Prime Minister and Cabinet 963 65.9 1.9 3.1 10.1 8.1 13.6 47.6 37.8 8.5 28.4 80.1 21.9
- Aboriginal Hostels Ltd. 425 60.9 52.9 3.3 14.6 75.8 17.5 96.5 46.4 1.9 76.7 18.8 30.2
- Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studie 120 56.7 25.0 7.5 6.7 6.7 12.5 72.5 44.9 8.9 49.1 62.5 15.7
- Australian National Audit Office 335 55.5 0.9 1.8 23.9 3.0 10.5 52.2 39.7 8.3 55.1 93.5 21.2
- Australian Public Service Commission 271 71.6 5.9 8.9 11.4 22.1 17.5 43.5 43.4 10.1 29.4 71.8 23.5
- National Indigenous Australians Agency 1214 68.4 25.5 4.6 9.5 7.5 14.1 49.8 44.7 12.2 38.4 66.8 .
- Office of National Intelligence 255 51.0 0.8 2.0 8.6 5.5 13.3 34.5 42.5 10.4 19.9 87.9 8.6
- Old Parliament House 117 66.7 . 3.4 1.7 52.1 25.0 82.1 38.8 3.5 35.7 77.8 16.9
- Torres Strait Regional Authority 160 54.4 74.4 1.3 13.8 65.0 3.6 84.4 41.6 7.2 46.4 44.4 9.6
- Workplace Gender Equality Agency 27 81.5 . . 22.2 7.4 12.0 66.7 43.0 4.2 72.0 85.7 21.7
Services Australia 30121 71.3 5.6 6.4 15.0 9.0 24.9 88.5 44.2 13.3 82.3 41.4 8.4
- Digital Transformation Agency 233 54.5 0.4 3.9 12.0 6.0 12.8 47.6 40.0 10.4 27.9 70.0 18.1
Social Services 2472 68.2 6.2 7.1 10.4 2.6 17.2 59.4 42.7 12.3 43.8 59.8 15.5
- Australian Institute of Family Studies 100 78.0 . 3.0 21.0 65.0 34.3 58.0 41.8 3.4 77.1 94.3 8.6
- National Disability Insurance Agency 4068 75.6 2.7 13.0 8.5 27.8 14.9 83.4 43.1 2.5 64.4 64.6 9.4
- NDIS Quality and Safeguards Commission 219 73.1 1.4 6.4 5.9 2.3 7.5 56.6 45.1 1.6 47.7 44.2 16.6
Treasury 1310 48.3 1.1 2.4 19.4 8.7 10.5 51.5 39.4 8.5 52.6 85.8 13.4
- Australian Bureau of Statistics 2821 52.2 1.2 2.6 10.3 19.7 18.3 75.9 41.2 9.9 73.8 84.8 6.9
- Australian Competition and Consumer Commission 1207 56.2 1.9 3.9 16.4 7.5 16.7 52.9 37.7 7.4 64.0 88.9 8.6
- Australian Taxation Office 18487 57.1 2.4 3.1 19.0 10.6 12.1 74.2 44.0 12.9 83.1 66.9 7.7
- Infrastructure and Project Financing Agency 17 52.9 . . 11.8 23.5 . 23.5 36.9 2.3 30.8 83.3 8.3
- Office of the Inspector-General of Taxation 31 35.5 . . 61.3 . 6.5 64.5 34.1 8.9 9.7 100.0 .
- Productivity Commission 164 54.9 0.6 3.7 25.6 7.9 17.9 45.1 41.4 10.5 53.0 91.9 12.2
Veterans' Affairs 1696 65.8 1.1 2.7 10.3 3.9 11.0 73.5 46.3 13.1 58.0 48.8 14.4
- Australian War Memorial 338 53.3 0.9 1.5 5.9 21.6 6.8 78.7 42.5 8.0 66.8 58.8 10.1
Total 144704 59.7 3.5 4.0 14.6 10.3 15.5 71.9 43.7 11.7 69.5 63.9 11.7

Source: APSED